Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin



Lend us a Hand

From socializing cats, walking dogs, keeping house, to helping at events and joining one of our fun committees -- whatever it is you do to volunteer with us we guarantee it'll make you feel as good as one of our pets getting a good ol' belly rub! Please call us today to help!



Bring Home a Pet

Helping pets go home again.  That's our mission every day.  In 2014 alone we helped over 1,300 pet find safe and loving homes. Our pet personals are the best way to see up-to-the-minute details on who's waiting for you to take them home!

Upcoming Events

Christmas for Paws

December 17, 2016

We will have adoptable dogs and information on the shelter at the Christmas for Paws which is raising money and donations to split between their adopted dog Faiths...

Mutts and Martinis

December 22, 2016 (6 - 9pm) -

Join the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin for Mutts and Martinis, a night of specialty martinis, appetizers from Merrill and Houston’s, raffle items, and...

News & Announcements

Shelters have plenty of pets for holidays

JANESVILLE — Once it starts getting cold out, there are fewer animal adoptions at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin.

Starting in mid-October, volunteer manager Rachel...

Mutts and Martinis fundraiser raises money for extreme animal care cases

BELOIT — Extraordinary cases like Rex’s are why the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin hosts its Mutts and Martinis fundraiser.

Rex is a cattle...

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