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


2018 Annual Meeting

May 24, 2018 (6:30 pm) -

You're invited to the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin! Join us at the beautiful Rotary Botanical Gardens in Janesville at 6:30pm as we...

Paws for a Cause 5k Race

July 7, 2018 (10am) -

The Paws for a Cause 5K series is coming to Beloit, WI on Saturday July 7, 2018. This family/dog friendly event is a must have on your racing calendar....

News & Announcements


Rock County dog adopted after being badly burned

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV)-- After being burned and going through intense surgeries and hearing, Sunny has been adopted by a family in Janesville.

It was...

Pilot program helps students build confidence by reading to kittens

JANESVILLE, Wis. - Six first- and second-graders at Adams Elementary School in Janesville spent part of their Thursday reading to kittens.

The six-week pilot program is...

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