Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

Ask the Expert from April, 2014

Myths and Facts About Pit Bulls

April 16, 2014
Their characteristics may just steal your heart. By Robin Rock It is a fact that Pit Bulls are one of the most maligned and...

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Staying Ahead of Heartworm

April 3, 2014
Prevention is Key to Heartworm Disease The Rock River is rising which means warm weather is just around the corner. Unfortunately it also means mosquitoes...

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Upcoming Events


Barks for Parks

June 25, 2017

The Wisconsin Brewing Company is hosting a fundraiser for Dane County dog parks! Purchase tickets here https://www.eventbrite.com/e/barks-for-parks-tickets-34798599548 to join in on...

Petco Adoption Event

July 1, 2017 (11:00 am - 1:00 pm) - July 2, 2017

Are you ready to adopt a new family member? Stop in and meet some of our available dogs! If it is not a perfect match, we will have...

News & Announcements


Unique program encourages literacy by reading to cats

JANESVILLE, Wis - The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin houses some of the smartest cats.

That’s because Washington Elementary fifth-graders read them books about...

Humane Society Honors Volunteers

JANESVILLE — The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is set to honor some of its volunteers as PetsGoHome Heroes, including one Beloit couple who has fostered 76 cats and...

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