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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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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