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Racine Campus Open House for Wisconsin Humane Society is Sunday, April 10

The first-ever open house for the Racine Campus of the Wisconsin Humane Society, 8900 16th St., Mount Pleasant, is taking place Sunday, April 10. Racine Campus Open House From 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. humans (sorry, no animals) are invited to: Explore the new shelterMeet animal ambassadorsEnjoy a family scavenger huntPrize wheelDoor prizesAnd more! Additional […]

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Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza found in poultry flock, Racine is 3rd county in Wisconsin with positive tests

MADISON – A case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), otherwise known as “bird flu,” has been confirmed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) in Racine County. For this case, samples were sent in and tested by the Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory and then confirmed by the National Veterinary Services […]

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Wisconsin Humane Society President & CEO Anne Reed Announces Retirement

MILWAUKEE – The Wisconsin Humane Society (WHS) announced recently that Anne Reed, president and chief executive officer (CEO), plans to retire at the end of September 2022. The Board of Directors has appointed Alison Kleibor to succeed Reed as president & CEO on October 1, 2022. Kleibor is currently the executive vice president of WHS. […]

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Dog adoption fees reduced by 50% through Feb. 18 at Wisconsin Humane Society

WISCONSIN – The Wisconsin Humane Society has reduced all adoption fees for adult dogs through this Friday, Feb. 18. Additionally, dogs who have been available for adoption for 10 days or longer, called “Benchwarmers,” have fees of just $25. Across the organization’s five campuses, there are nearly 40 dogs available for adoption, including several dogs […]