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.

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 regarding a complaint or a shelter concern.

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.

Info about lost or found pets. Please fill out the form for our lost report before calling the shelter to inquire about your lost pet. 

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.

Info about our annual events such as our Rummage Sale, WCHS Open, Paws in the Park, Oktoberfest Beertasting, and Festival of Trees.

Information and requests for visits.

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

Information about classroom visits and community presentations

Information about monetary donations and memorializing or honoring a pet or person.

For information on general donations for the shelter.

Information about planned giving.

Media inquiries and annual report requests.

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

General info about our organization.

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

Call Us



3650 State Road 60 Slinger WI 53086

Donation and Stray Hours

Monday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m

Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Sunday Closed

Adoption & Viewing

Monday 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Thursday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday Closed