Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

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Pooch pull proves popular despite cold weather

February 27, 2017

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

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In need of fosters!

January 27, 2017

Kitten Baby season is upon us! We are in need of more volunteers willing to foster kittens. We get a large number of kittens, and we...

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Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin posts record high adoptions, record low euthanasia

January 14, 2017

To some people, they're just pets. To others, however, animals can be the most important aspect of their lives. That's true for the...

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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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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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