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


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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