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2017 Furry Friends 5k Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

The Humane Society of Jefferson County invites area merchants to advertise their business and support a great cause by becoming a sponsor of the 4th Annual Furry Friends 5k Run/Walk. This family- and dog-friendly event takes place on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at the Jefferson County Fair Park. Nearly 500 runners and walkers and over […]

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2017 Furry Friends 5k – Register Now!

Remember how much fun last year’s Furry Friends 5K was?…..Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 20 as this year’s event is sure to be even bigger and better.  Click here to register now and join the race to help homeless pets in Jefferson County.

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Commemorative Bricks: A Gift for Those Who Have Everything

Wondering what to get for that special someone this holiday season? A personalized, decorative brick is a great gift for animal lovers, and every purchase benefits the HSJC! Each gift brick features your choice of wording and will be permanently displayed on the shelter property. This thoughtful gift provides a lasting testimony to a friend […]

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Paint Your Pet Night

The HSJC hosted a “Paint Your Pet” event on Thursday, November 17th, where twenty-three participants learned that everyone of all abilities can create art! Thanks so much to instructor Amy Buchholz of Paint Night WI, who brought out the inner artist in all of us and donated a portion of all registrations to our shelter!

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HSJC’s First Furry Friends Kids Camp

The Humane Society of Jefferson County’s Furry Friends Kids Camp held August 8-12 was a great success!  The campers enjoyed a behind the scenes tour of the shelter interacting with the resident dogs and cats and making adoption posters to help them find their forever homes.  They also completed many craft projects including  tying fleece […]

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Delightful Day at the Duck Pond!

A great time was had by all at the Madison Mallards game on Sunday, where over $1,100.00 was raised to benefit the animals at the HSJC! Congratulations to the lucky 50/50 raffle winner and huge thanks to everyone who came out to support the shelter – especially the super group of volunteers (Lindsay, Tiffany, Gus, […]

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Thank You Orbis!

Huge thanks to the Orbis employees who conducted a month long pet supply drive and donated a portion of the proceeds to our shelter! They also did a fundraiser to bring in extra cash and used the money to purchase even more supplies. One Orbis employee’s daughter had a birthday during the month and graciously […]

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Support HSJC with Style!

Display your compassion for animals with a t-shirt from the HSJC! Stop in at the shelter to get your stylish and comfy tee for just $15.00. Shirts are available in adult S-XXL and some limited youth sizes. All sales benefit the Humane Society of Jefferson County!

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Tons of Pups Bathed at the 2016 Tyranena Dog Wash!

Last Saturday, on a hot and humid day, 88 dogs were bathed at the Annual Tyranena Dog Wash. This is a terrific fundraiser for our shelter and we appreciate Stacey and all the folks at Tyranena Brewing Company for being such great supporters of the HSJC! A huge thank you to the Lake Mills Veterinary […]

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2016 Furry Friends 5k

On Saturday, May 21 the Humane Society of Jefferson County hosted our 3rd annual Furry Friends 5K on a beautiful sun splashed day. And, what a day it was! We welcomed nearly 500 runners and walkers and over 200 dogs. Our event would not have been possible without the support of our many generous sponsors. [...] View Gallery