Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

News from December, 2017

GoFundMe page raises money for dog burned with boiling water

December 22, 2017
JANESVILLE, Wis. - A GoFundMe page has been set up for a dog that was burned with boiling water earlier this month. ...

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Officials: Man scalded dog with boiling water

December 18, 2017
BELOIT—Local humane society officials and law authorities say that Sunny, an 11-month-old Golden retriever dog, so far has survived severe burns after a...

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Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin will provide Janesville’s animal control through 2020

December 18, 2017
JANESVILLE—After months wondering if it would receive 2018 funding from the city, the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is getting a better deal than...

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From Dinner Fare To Loving Home

December 6, 2017
JANESVILLE - Nine dogs in Janesville likely ate their first actual dog food this week after nearly being eaten themselves. The dogs were rescued from...

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Upcoming Events


First Community Credit Union Adoption Event

October 20, 2018

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

October 21, 2018

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


Our Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest is officially OPEN!!!

Ready to show off your pet's costumed adorableness? Here is everything you need to know about getting your pet entered!

It’s "boo-tifully"...

Humane Society Plans Dog Walk

Furry friends and their owners soon will descend on Riverside Park for the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin's annual Dog Walk.

This year's walk...

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