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

Photos With Santa

December 5, 2015 (10am - 3pm) -

Bring out the family (your four-legged family members are more than welcome) and have professional portraits taken in the lovely K&W Greenery greenhouse from 10am-...

Mutts and Martinis

December 10, 2015 (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 live music,...

News & Announcements

Humane Society Hits Record Adoption Numbers

JANESVILLE — Furry friends are finding homes more than ever thanks to efforts at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin, and it appears 2015 will be a record setter.<...

Bill Would Reduce Time Shelters Hold Animals Before Adoption

MADISON (WKOW) -- A state bill designed to help abused or neglected animals may have some unintended consequences for people who've lost their pets. Republican Rep. John...

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