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Upcoming Events

HSJC at Jefferson Public Library

  October 16 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Kids are invited to the Jefferson Public Library at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 16, to meet animals from the Humane Society of Jefferson County and learn ...

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2023 Fur Ball

  October 21 All day

Round up yer boots and grab yer pardner for the 2023 Country Paws & Claws Fur Ball fundraiser! Wear your country best for an evening of dancing, ...

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  October 28 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Trunk or Treat is a free event that takes place on Saturday, October 28, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the HSJC parking lot. Kids are invited to participate ...

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Recent News

Panleukopenia Quarantine Ended, Shelter Open to Walk-ins

We are overjoyed to announce that our feline panleukopenia quarantine has been lifted! As of today, September 20th, we are reopening to walk-in visitors during our regular hours (1:00 pm to 6:00 pm Monday through Saturday) and our on-site kittens are once again available for adoption. We sincerely appreciate everyone’s understanding and support over the […]

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Open by Appointment due to Feline Panleukopenia Virus

The shelter is open for adoptions by appointment only until further notice. Please contact the shelter at 920-674-2048 or to schedule an appointment. You will be asked to complete the adoption application online prior to your appointment, if possible. All kittens are unfortunately unavailable for adoption at this time. Sadly, due to the discovery […]

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Featured Pets: Hank Squared, Deano, Simba, Karl

Hank Squared I'm an outgoing boy with a wonderful personality, which quickly made me a staff favorite! I adore people but don't like other cats, so I'd like to be the only feline in my home. I'm a "Positively Perfect" kitty with FIV but I can live a long and healthy life as an indoor [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Picasso, Calvin & Hobbes, Felina, Bruno

Picasso - ADOPTED! I'm a snuggly little girl with lots of playful energy. I have a friendly and affectionate personality and love to be active. I'll be happiest in a home that includes another feline, and with the Summer Lovin' promotion kittens are 2 for the price of 1 during the month of August! Calvin [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Annie, Jake from State Farm, Flower, Pepper

Annie - ADOPTED! I'm a sweet and loving girl who's built like a little tank. My favorite things are people, petting, toys, and treats. I like to play hard and then chill out for cuddles. I'm approved for respectful children and my ideal adopter will give me daily exercise and lots of snuggle time! Jake [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Garfield, Jonah, Khaleesi, Simba

Garfield - ADOPTED! I'm a baby house panther who loves to play with toys and other felines. Once I'm comfortable I enjoy giving and receiving affection and will be an awesome cuddle buddy for my adopter. I'll be happiest in a home that includes another kitten or cat so I have a friend to play [...] Continue Reading