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


Photos with Santa

December 2, 2017 (10:00 am - 2:00 pm) -

Bring out the family (your four-legged family members are more than welcome too!) and have professional portraits taken in the lovely K&W Greenery greenhouse from 1...

Mutts and Martinis

December 14, 2017 (6 - 9pm) -

Join the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin for Mutts & Martinis, a night of specialty martinis, appetizers, raffle items, and live music, December 14th from 6-9pm.<...

News & Announcements


Humane society plans to build new facility, move south of Janesville

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin plans a new home for its animal shelter and hopes to involve the community in planning as well as paying for it.<...

Animal control money services in limbo

JANESVILLE—The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin isn't guaranteed $125,000 from the city for 2018 animal control services after all, though it likely will end up with the...

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