CRAW IS LOOKING FOR HIS FOSTER OR FOREVER HOME Craw is a 1.5 year old black mouth cur mix and recently arrived at HSSC from a shelter in Alabama! Craw is a very sweet boy who has come a long way since arriving at HSSC in early December. When he initially arrived at
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Name a Shelter Pet “What’s in a name?" That which we call a pet By any other name should smell as sweet? - William Shakespeare, probably ;) We are often asked how we pick the names of our shelter pets. Volunteers, staff, and sometimes previous owners name the animals that come through the
Vaccinate & license me, please! Why Vaccinate Your Animal? Overwhelmingly, in both veterinary and human medicine, it seems that measures have largely become reactive rather than proactive. Whether your pet is a social butterfly or a withdrawn introvert when it comes to interaction with animals from other homes, vaccinations promise protection from unseen
Staff Member Spotlight - December This upcoming February will mark the second year since Susan began working as a bookkeeper for the Humane Society of Sheboygan County. Since she began she has had ample opportunity to learn about the shelter, and reports that she has thoroughly enjoyed her time. Susan admires the work
Volunteer of the Month - December Dog whisperer and volunteer extraordinaire, Karen has been a volunteer at the Humane Society of Sheboygan County since January 2017. Karen came to us post-retirement, and was so excited to finally have the time to volunteer. She immediately chose interacting with animals, as she always wanted to
Humane Society of Sheboygan County Announces New Marketing & Outreach Manager Sheboygan – the Humane Society of Sheboygan County announces new Marketing & Outreach Manager, Lauren Dewey. Lauren Dewey comes to the Humane Society of Sheboygan County with a background in marketing in the nonprofit world. Dewey previously worked as the Chapter Relations
Staff Member Spotlight - November Kathryn joined us back in May and is integral to the team. As an animal caregiver here at the shelter, Kathryn is responsible for seeing that each animal is comfortable, and taken care of. She says that she enjoys seeing the personalities of each animal shine when they
Volunteer of the Month - November Dog lover and dedicated volunteer, Alyssa has been volunteering at the Humane Society of Sheboygan County for the past five years. Alyssa originally got involved because her schooling required community service hours. A classmate and herself decided to fulfill these service hours at the shelter. After that,
Talking TNR Do you see cats in your neighborhood or around your business? These might be what we call “community cats.” There are hundreds of outdoor cats in Sheboygan County. Some are pets allowed outside by their owners, but the majority of outdoor cats are community cats – strays (lost or abandoned pets)
Dog Shedding - Taming the Mane Dog parents know the shedding struggle - you brush and brush only to wind up with the “canine confetti” blanketing the sofa like a fresh dusting of snow. And while you cannot stop a healthy dog from shedding, there are a few things you can do to