Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

News from January, 2018

Humane Society holds listening session to hear input on new shelter

January 17, 2018
JANESVILLE, Wis. - The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is looking for input from the community about the design of a new shelter. “This...

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Abused dog surprises veterinary staff with swift healing, positive demeanor

January 13, 2018
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

January 12, 2018
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...

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Dog starts to recover after being badly burned

January 12, 2018
ROCK COUNTY, Wis. (WMTV) -- The veterinarian at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin said it is the worst burn wound she has ever...

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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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