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


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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