Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

News from February, 2016

Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin preparing to launch $4 million capital campaign

February 22, 2016
The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin needs a major donor to help kick-start its capital campaign for a new animal shelter. Finding one has...

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Our Views: ‘No-kill’ label us another step forward for Humane Socety of Southern Wisconsin

February 15, 2016
This week’s news that the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is killing so few animals—fewer than 10 percent—that...

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Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin now a “no-kill” shelter

February 9, 2016
The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is taking in more animals, but it's finding homes for more animals and killing fewer, Executive Director Brett...

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Bow Wow Meow Janesville Businesses Have Animal Companions

February 1, 2016
JANESVILLE—Oscar is the king of romance. He is also a man of mystery and adventure, undaunted by sheer cliff faces, packs of wild...

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Upcoming Events


First Community Credit Union Adoption Event

April 21, 2018

Please stop by and meet some of our adoptable pets who are looking for a great home! You can speak to some of our amazing volunteers to learn...

Old National Bank Adoption Event

April 27, 2018 (1pm-4pm) -

Please stop by and meet some of our adoptable pets who are looking for a great home! You can speak to some of our amazing volunteers to learn...

News & Announcements


Rock County Jail inmates teach and learn from dog

JANESVILLE, Wis. - Inmates at the Rock County Jail have a new furry friend helping them get through their treatment programs.

Apollo is a year and...

Fundraiser Pulls in Pooches, Residents

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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