Contact Us

The Washington County Humane Society offers a variety of services to the community. Please refer to the list below to direct your inquiry to the appropriate person – just click on the topic.

NOTE: If your inquiry is about an animal currently in our shelter PLEASE CALL US at 262-677-4388 instead of emailing to ensure an appropriate response time.

Customer Service
Info about adoptions, surrendering your pet, euthanasia requests, cremation. DO NOT EMAIL if your inquiry is about a pet currently at our shelter; please call so we can respond more quickly.

Complaints & Concerns
Info regarding a complaint or a shelter concern.   General Public Complaint Procedure

Lost & Found Pets
Info about lost or found pets. Please click here to fill out a lost report before calling the shelter to inquire about your lost pet.

Animal Abuse & Neglect
We have no legal authority regarding animal abuse or neglect, please call your local police department or the Washington County Sheriff’s Department for all other municipalities.

Info about purchasing or renewing pet’s license. We have the ability to do licensing for all surrounding municipalities except the Town of Farmington. Please check with your local municipality for your pet amount limits.

Special Events
Info about our annual events such as Puttin’ Four Paws Golf Outing, Paws in the Park, Oktoberfest Beertasting, and Festival of Trees.

Shelter Tours
Information and requests for visits.

ROMP and Reading with Rover
Info about our Romp With The Animals summer school program and Reading with Rover.

School or Civic Presentations or call 262-573-6602
Info about classroom visits and community presentations.

Monetary Donations, Honorariums & Memorials
Info about monetary donations and memorializing or honoring a pet or person.

Shelter Donations
For information on general donations for the shelter.

Estate Planning
Info about planned giving.

Media inquiries and annual report requests.

Info about our extensive volunteer program, trainings and community service opportunities.

General Inquiries
General Inquiries Contact
General info about our organization. Please click here to view a map of our location.

Questions/feedback about our website or to share your Happy Ending or Happy Tail story.

The Washington County Humane Society

3650 State Road 60

Slinger, WI 53086

P 262-677-4388

F 262-677-0388

Shelter Hours

Donation & Stray Intake Hours:

Monday 8am – 7pm
Tuesday 8am – 5pm
Wednesday 8am – 8pm
Thursday 8am – 5pm
Friday 8am – 5pm
Saturday 8am – 5pm
Sunday Closed

Adoption & Viewing:

Monday 1pm – 7pm
Tuesday 1pm – 5pm
Wednesday 5pm – 8pm
Thursday 1pm – 5pm
Friday 1pm – 5pm
Saturday 1pm – 5pm
Sunday Closed


By Appointment Only – please call 262-677-4388 to schedule.