Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

News from October, 2017

Animal control money services in limbo

October 30, 2017
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...

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City, humane society at impasse over cost of animal control

October 23, 2017
JANESVILLE—The city of Janesville and the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin have reached an impasse. On Tuesday, the Janesville City Council debated halving...

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Viral tearjerker story of puppy thrown into Rock River debunked by Janesville police

October 16, 2017
It was a story with all the makings of a heartwarming family flick: a heartless owner throws a cute puppy off a bridge into...

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Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin sponsors free pet adoption event

October 9, 2017
JANESVILLE—The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin has planned a free adoption event this weekend in Janesville. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday,...

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Upcoming Events


Pooch Pull

February 17, 2018

The Alaskan Malamute Club of Wisconsin is returning for the annual Pooch Pull! Come join the fun and enjoy seeing these canine athletes in action! When you need...

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Abused dog surprises veterinary staff with swift healing, positive demeanor

Sunny suffered burns on her head, ears, back, shoulders and chest. About 20 percent of her surface skin was damaged or removed, The Gazette reported earlier.

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Dog burned by hot water finds love of foster family, continues therapy

BELOIT - Sunny has left her mark on the family of Jennefer Lueck.

The 11-month-old lab mix puppy scalded by boiling water in early December has...

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