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


Farm and Fleet Meet and Greet

June 23, 2018 (10am-2pm) -

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...

PetSmart Adoption Event

June 24, 2018 (10am-1pm) -

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


Don’t forget pets during heat waves

As the summer blazes on, the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is reminding residents to make sure to take care of their furry friends in the hot temperatures.<...

Canine Good Citizens Program Pairs Rock County Inmates With Dogs in Need for Special Training Time

"You can't be in a bad mood when he flops on your feet. He's calming and it wears off on everyone in our unit."

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