Join Us In Our Mission

The mission of The Washington County Humane Society is to protect animals from suffering and cruelty, to provide care for animals afflicted by neglect and abandonment, and to enhance the lives of animals and people through education, adoption and compassion.

Animal Viewing Hours

Monday 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. Friday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Sunday Closed
Thursday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Map and Directions >>

Featured Animals

I'm muenster!

Hi, my name is Muenster, just like the cheese. I came to WCHS as a surrender because my family lost their home due to eviction. Even though I am a mature gal I am still very active. Herding dogs are sturdy with great stamina and I am an intelligent g...
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Hi there I'm, callie!

Callie is a sweet kitty who is full of love and charm. Surrendered to WCHS due to her family moving, she is a great kitty. She loves to give kisses and is interactive and social. She likes to be in the action, is very playful and fun loving. Calli...
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Hello, I'm peanut!

Frisky, curious, tenacious, and absolute comedians! This describes ferrets to a T. Ferrets make wonderful, highly interactive, fun pets for families with a sense of humor and love for adventure. On average ferrets live between 6-8 years and retain th...
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Desperately Needed

These are the items that we are in desperate need of: 

  • Non-scoopable Litter
  • Bleach
  • Cat Toys
  • Kitten Chow and Cat Chow
  • Adding Machine Tape
  • SD Cards (any size or brand)
  • Fabuloso Floor Cleaner

Waived Fees on Adult Cats (1 year+)



Paws in the Park

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Saturday, September 10th


Please Note:  On-line registration is OPEN!  Or feel free to download a registration form … drop it in the mail or bring it into the shelter!

Click here for directions on how to get to Jackson Park in Jackson (Washington County) parkmap



Are you ready for some fun?  Whether you join the walk or run the walk … or you just want to grab a picnic table and enjoy the food, shop the vendors and tap your toes to the music.  Let’s all show our support for the homeless animals that enter the doors of The Washington County Humane Society.  Don’t forget we have an awesome selection of raffle items – so why not take a chance and help support WCHS!

We are currently looking for Vendors and Sponsors … if you are interested in more information, please contact Debbie at

 Register On-line!


2016 Donation Form

2016 Vendor Form

2016 Pledge Sheet

2016 Registration Form

Sponsorship Information and Agreement

For more information go to our Paws in the Park page!




Oktoberfest Beertasting

Saturday, October 8th at WCHS


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The Beertasting is an annual event that takes place in October at the shelter. The event, held in the large room at the shelter used for dog training, is decorated in fall colors and foliage, getting everyone who enters the room into the autumn spirit. Oktoberfest features over 50 microbrews as well as hors d’oeuvres. While Oktoberfest-goers test the beers and sample the food they also listen to the sounds of River City Blaskapelle. Silent auction, raffle and door prizes are also offered at the event with all proceeds going to help the shelter animals.

Ticket Prices:

$30 per ticket (Must be 21 to attend)

$35 per ticket at the door

Tickets for sale online now!

Ways to help…

**Please note: your donation will be going to The Washington County Humane Society in WISCONSIN.**

We also accept PayPal!

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