HSSW is a stray hold facility and adoption center located in Janesville, Wisconsin. We are a non-profit organization and depend on donations to operate. We intake approximately 2,500 animals each year.
Come Meet Our Pets...
Our adoption center is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 12pm-7pm, Closed (by appointment only) on Wednesday, and open Saturday and Sunday from 12pm-5pm.
Our Adoption Process...
An adoption application is completed after an adopter finds the right match.
All adoptions include: spay/neuter, vaccines including rabies if age appropriate, deworm, heartworm or feline leukemia testing, flea/tick/ear mite treatment, 30 days free pet insurance, and a microchip.
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to help you keep track of which pets you've inquired about, and which shelters and rescues you've emailed.
NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter!
Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures,
on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.