So many are shopping on Amazon these days. Please list BRAWA – Barren River Animal Welfare Association as your charity of choice, so the animals at BRAWA can receive the benefit from the purchases you make every day. Want to make a much appreciated donation to the shelter, click the link below to see the items we use daily to help us care for the animals.

Thank you for your support!

Barren River Animal Welfare Association would like to thank the Banfield Foundation for their generous grant opportunity! We are very appreciative to you and our new partnership.

For your safety and for the safety of our great staff members BRAWA will continue doing face to face business transactions with social distancing and mask wearing required to enter.
As things start to slowly open back up, we will allow public touring of the shelter with limited capacity. You must be 18 years old or accompanied by an adult to enter.
Masks are required.
Please be patient and cooperative during this new phase of opening our doors to the public.

*** Adoptions are by appointment with availability every half hour daily,
we will accommodate walk-ins as space permits

*** Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Vouchers are available daily

*** All stray animals found in Barren County can be brought in during business hours

*** Barren County residents needing to surrender their pet/s can do so during
business hours
*** At this time volunteering is not permitted
Thank you for your cooperation!

Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri 10-5 & Sat 10-4

BRAWA is playing its part in the fight against COVID and to keep everyone safe.
Thank you to our community for your continued support!

Look what’s


LIVE Adoption Application /

Adoption Questionnaire

found under the

ADOPT Tab & Forms Tab!

Lost / Found Pet Form

found on the Forms Tab

 Pets Wanted Form 

found on the Forms Tab

BRAWA is proud to be part of

BISSELL Partners for Pets