Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin


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The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is centrally located in Janesville, Wisconsin. Click the map below for detailed directions. Here are our contact details.

Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin
222 S. Arch Street
Janesville, WI 53548
Telephone: (608) 752-5622

Petco (satellite adoption site)
2900 Deerfield Dr. (PineTree Plaza)
Janesville, WI 53546
Telephone: (608) 741-1534

Hours of Operation

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: Closed (By Appointment Only)
Saturday and Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hours of volunteers vary, please call main shelter to schedule appointment.

Directions to Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

From the South: Take I43 South to the I90 West Exit (towards Madison). Take I90 West to Avalon Road Exit. Left on Avalon Road to Hwy. 51. Right on Hwy. 51 to Rockport Road. Left on Rockport Road under two railroad trestles, over two railroad tracks, to the top of the hill. Right on Arch to the shelter on left.

From the North: Take I-90 East to Exit # 175A exit (you will merge onto Racine Street). Take Racine street to Center Avenue. Take a right on Center Avenue to Court Street (car wash and Walgreens on right - railroad tracks on left). Left onto Court Street about 1 mile until you come to Arch Street ( Pizza Hut on left corner). Left onto Arch Street and shelter is 2 blocks up on right-hand side of street.

Upcoming Events

Cunningham Intermediate School 3rd Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

March 21, 2018

Do you want a break from cooking dinner each night AND to help out some great causes? Then come on down to the Cunningham Intermediate School 3rd ...

Kitten Shower

March 24, 2018

We are expecting! Expecting kittens, that is! Baby season will be coming along in a month or so, much sooner than the year before, and we are in...

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JANESVILLE - The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin's Eighth Annual Pooch Pull showed spectators amazing feats of canine strength.

The event...

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