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


Chipotle Mexican Grill Fundraiser

March 31, 2017

What is better than eating a delicious burrito? Eating a delicious burrito and supporting your local Humane Society at the same time! Chipotle is generously hosting...

Petco Adoption Event

April 1, 2017 (11:00 am - 2:00 pm) - April 2, 2017

Are you looking to adopt your next best friend? Come visit us and some adorable pups at Petco this weekend! If you are not in the market for...

News & Announcements


Kitten season is almost here

Babs and Cali asked us to write about kittens this week.

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is hosting a kitten shower on Saturday, March 25. The...

Pooch pull proves popular despite cold weather

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

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