Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

News from June, 2016

Authorities seize puppies from town of Janesville home, up to 14 others had died

June 30, 2016
Police removed 12 puppies from a town of Janesville home Wednesday morning after as many as 14 died there in recent weeks, a spokesman for the Humane...

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For pets, fireworks are not fun

June 24, 2016
All of the explosions that come with celebrating Independence Day could end up hurting families’ smaller residents, their pets. Brett Frazier, executive director for...

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Humane society installs new dog kennels

June 21, 2016
New-kennels-for-web JANESVILLE--The old chain-link dog kennels at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin looked like those seen at a dog pound, Executive Director Brett Frazier said. ...

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Safety tips offered as temps rise

June 14, 2016
At all times of the year, but especially in the summer months, it can be incredibly dangerous to leave children and pets unattended in your...

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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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