Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

News from January, 2017

In need of fosters!

January 27, 2017
Kitten Baby season is upon us! We are in need of more volunteers willing to foster kittens. We get a large number of kittens, and we...

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Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin posts record high adoptions, record low euthanasia

January 14, 2017
To some people, they're just pets. To others, however, animals can be the most important aspect of their lives. That's true for the...

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Adoption rate up, euthanasia rate down to record numbers at Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

January 10, 2017
The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin announced on Tuesday that adoption rates are at an all-time high. The number of adoptions in 2016 topped 2,000, the first...

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Adoptions up nearly 20% at Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

January 10, 2017
Adoptions at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin increased by nearly 20 percent last year, according to a release. Humane society officials said for the first...

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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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