South Wood County Humane Society Welcomes You!

We are a private non-profit animal welfare organization located in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. South Wood County Humane Society provided warm and safe shelter to over 1,000 stray and unwanted dogs, cats and small animals. Most required vaccinations, many needed behavioral rehabilitation and some, lifesaving medical treatment. Every day our shelter provides care to 200 dogs, cats and small animals. Your continued support is needed and appreciated as we strive to continue to improve the welfare of our community’s pets.

Recent News

74 Dogs From Hoarder Situation Rescued by South Wood County Humane Society

South Wood County Humane Society received 74 dogs from a hoarding situation in Wood County on Wednesday, April 12th. The Wood County Humane Officer received an anonymous tip about the unsanitary living conditions and lack of dog food and requested


5K9 Walk Run, Plant Sale & Vendor Fair

Saturday, May 13th 9-3pm at the Humane Society Register at, download a printable form or stop by the Humane Society! * Online registration is subject to additional processing fee* Registration: $20 Pre-register by May 2nd to get a 5K9


Clothing Sale!

While supplies last save on SWCHS apparel! Zip Hoodies – $25, Hoodies – $20, Sweatpants – $15, T-shirts $10. Tax is included. All proceeds benefit our pets.


Become a Member or Renew!

For $30 receive a discount card to local businesses including: Baltus Oil Company, Country Freckles, Dog Star Resort LLC, Quality Feed & Seed, Higher Grounds Bakery & Coffee House, Pawsitively Unleashed!, Happy Paws Pet Grooming, BowWow Meow LLC, Paul Gross


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