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

Mutts and Martinis

December 13, 2018 (6 - 9pm) -

Join the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin for Mutts & Martinis, a night of specialty martinis, snack and refreshments, raffle items, and live music, at the beautiful Beloit...

First Community Credit Union Adoption Event

December 15, 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

Dog ‘houdini-ed’ his way out of enclosure, humane society says

A dog at a Rock County humane society briefly broke out of his enclosure overnight Thursday, according to the organization. 

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BELOIT­ - Survivors of domestic violence will have one less barrier to escaping their abusers thanks to the partnership between the Beloit Domestic Violence Survivor Center (BDVSC)...

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