Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin

volunteer

volunteer

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!

adopt

adopt

Bring Home a Pet

Helping pets go home again.  That's our mission every day.  In 2018 alone we helped over 2,500 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


Cutest Pet Photo Contest

April 1, 2021 (Ongoing Event) - April 30, 2021

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin’s Cutest Pet Photo Contest begins April 1st!

 Don’t miss your opportunity to have your pet...

Petco Adoption Event

May 1, 2021 (11:00 am - 1:00 pm) -

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


Local humane shelter using facial recognition technology for lost pets

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WTVO) — We all know pet owners who take countless photos of their furry friends. It can be amusing, annoying, and easy to make fun of...

Facial recognition database works to reunite lost pets with owners

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) - A new, national database using facial recognition technology is working to help reunite lost pets with their owners, the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin...

Lost Pet Portal