Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

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If you’ve made it to this page, most likely you’re considering adopting a pet from us. Whether a cat or a dog is your exciting new addition, you’re sure to find a match among the many wonderful companions here ready to make their way into your heart and home. But don’t take our word for it, take a look at these gorgeous faces and warm souls! Read on to learn why adopting a shelter dog and not a pet store dog has many rewards! 

Upcoming Events


Photos with Santa

December 2, 2017 (10:00 am - 2:00 pm) -

Bring out the family (your four-legged family members are more than welcome too!) and have professional portraits taken in the lovely K&W Greenery greenhouse from 1...

Mutts and Martinis

December 14, 2017 (6 - 9pm) -

Join the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin for Mutts & Martinis, a night of specialty martinis, appetizers, raffle items, and live music, December 14th from 6-9pm.<...

News & Announcements


Humane society plans to build new facility, move south of Janesville

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin plans a new home for its animal shelter and hopes to involve the community in planning as well as paying for it.<...

Animal control money services in limbo

JANESVILLE—The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin isn't guaranteed $125,000 from the city for 2018 animal control services after all, though it likely will end up with the...

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