Hamburg Pet News – May 2021

Hero Dog

A five-year-old golden retriever mix from Kentucky is in the running for a 2021 American Humane Hero Dog Award and an appearance on the Hallmark Channel. Matilda works for CASA of Lexington, which is an organization that advocates for abused and neglected children in court. She is Kentucky’s only certified courthouse facility dog who assists abused and neglected children. You can vote online for Matilda through May 6.

Join the team!

Join the team at Richmond Road Veterinary Clinic. The Kentucky Veterinary Practice Group (KVPG), which includes Richmond Road Vet and Tates Creek Animal Hospital, is hiring. Those who are interested in advancing their career with fast-paced, friendly and growing veterinary clinics can apply for the following positions: Veterinarian, Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Assistant, Customer Service Representative, Kennel Attendant, and Internship.


SAVE THE DATE! Lexington Humane Society’s Mutt Strut is happening in-person at Keeneland on Saturday, June 5, 2021. Early Bird Registration ends May 5 at 4 pm. T-shirt Registration Deadline is May 24 at noon.





This article also appears on page 19 of the May 2021 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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