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THE BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY

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March isJackie Kleine Watts Month

In March of 2017, Jackie Kleine Watts, age 33, attempted to save a poodle that got caught in rushing water in the Flat Rock River. Despite her selfless efforts, both Jackie and the dog sadly lost their lives.

BCHS honors her legacy with a special memorial fund for senior animals. Learn more about how you can support by clicking below.

BCHS honors her legacy with a special memorial fund for senior animals.

Learn more about how you can support by clicking below.

HAPPENING NOW!

Come see us! 

In consideration of our staff and for the best interest of our animals, we strongly encourage making an appointment to come see us. However, we accept walk-ins if staff is available.

 

To make an appointment, please email us at

info@bartholomewhumane.org or call
812-372-6063 

HOURS OF OPERATION:

 

Monday - 12-5pm

Tuesday - Closed

Wednesday - 12-5pm

Thursday - 12-5pm

Friday - 12-5pm

Saturday - 10am-1pm

Sunday - Closed

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We rely heavily on donations of food, toys, treats among other supplies to keep our shelter stocked for the animals that stay with us.  Please consider supporting the shelter animals by donating these items in addition to monetary donations.

Organization Statistics

2023

 

SHELTER INTAKES:

900 animals

386 DOGS | 513 CATS | 1 PIG

 

SAVE RATE: 90%

65% OF SAVED ANIMALS WERE ADOPTED

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Animal Control

OUTSIDE CITY LIMITS

Bartholomew County Animal Control
All hours: 812-372-1935

INSIDE CITY LIMITS

City Animal Control
Business hours: 812-376-2505
After hours: 812-379-1689

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Find us on social media to find out what's happening at the shelter!

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