Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

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Adoption rate up, euthanasia rate down to record numbers at Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

January 10, 2017

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin announced on Tuesday that adoption rates are at an all-time high. The number of adoptions in 2016 topped 2,000, the first...

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Adoptions up nearly 20% at Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

January 10, 2017

Adoptions at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin increased by nearly 20 percent last year, according to a release. Humane society officials said for the first...

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Adoptions up, deaths down at Rock County’s animal shelter

January 5, 2017

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin adopted out a record number of furry family members in 2017 while lowering its euthanasia rate. The Society adopted out 2,076...

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It’s a girl – and another girl

December 27, 2016

Babs wasn’t always Babs.  At first we called her, “Cal” because we thought one of the two cats that were...

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Upcoming Events


Chipotle Mexican Grill Fundraiser

March 31, 2017

What is better than eating a delicious burrito? Eating a delicious burrito and supporting your local Humane Society at the same time! Chipotle is generously hosting...

Petco Adoption Event

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

Are you looking to adopt your next best friend? Come visit us and some adorable pups at Petco this weekend! If you are not in the market for...

News & Announcements


Kitten season is almost here

Babs and Cali asked us to write about kittens this week.

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is hosting a kitten shower on Saturday, March 25. The...

Pooch pull proves popular despite cold weather

JANESVILLE—While their owners donned coats, hats and scarves to brave the cold after a stretch of warm weather, malamute dogs from all over the state got...

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