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


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.<...

Petco Adoption Event

January 6, 2018 (11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.) - January 7, 2018

Come meet your new best friend! Our amazing volunteers we be out at Janesville Petco with some pets available for adoption! If you can’t adopt, don...

News & Announcements


From Dinner Fare To Loving Home

JANESVILLE - Nine dogs in Janesville likely ate their first actual dog food this week after nearly being eaten themselves.

The dogs were rescued from a...

Humane Society takes in dogs rescued from South Korean meat farm

JANESVILLE, Wis. - Nine dogs destined for the South Korean meat market were adjusting to life in southern Wisconsin Tuesday.

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin...

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