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HSWC Hosting Open House for Washington County Gives

The Humane Society of Washington County is participating in this year’s Washington County Gives event on May 2. To celebrate this 24-hour day of online giving, the HSWC is hosting an open house and free lunch sponsored by Shop ‘n Save on May 2 from 11 am – 1 pm. The public is invited to attend. Throughout the event, there will be raffle prizes awarded and freebies for those choosing to make a donation to the HSWC through the Washington County Gives website. The shelter is also offering $20 off...

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Stray dogs from Puerto Rico find new homes in Four-State

Watch this segment from WHAG on the adoption of two Puerto Rican dogs through the HSWC's participation in "Operation Breathing Room."

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Read our April 15, 2017 edition of the Tailwagger to learn how YOU can help our shelter cats take a comfortable cat nap!

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Stray dogs from Puerto Rico hope to find homes in Washington County

Check out the Herald-Mail coverage of our participation in "Operation Breathing Room" and rescuing Puerto Rican dogs here!

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HSWC Receives Puerto Rican Dogs through "Operation Breathing Room"

The Humane Society of Washington County has received 13 Puerto Rican dogs as a participant in “Operation Breathing Room.” “Operation Breathing Room” is a program run by The Humane Society of the United States that helps to free up space in overcrowded shelters in Puerto Rico so more sustainable solutions to address the problem can be put into place. The island has over 300,000 stray dogs roaming the streets and a 90% euthanasia rate in most shelters.

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HSWC Hosting Kitten Baby Shower

It's time to kick off kitten season! Watch the WHAG story about our Kitten Shower Kick-Off Party here. All are invited to attend!

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National Kitten Coalition to Host Workshop at HSWC

The National Kitten Coalition will be hosting a workshop on the basic care and feeding of bottle baby kittens at the Humane Society of Washington County on Wednesday, May 3rd from 10 am – noon. This workshop, which is open to the public, animal shelters, and rescues, will teach the proper care, health assessment, and feeding of bottle baby kittens including common concerns about a single kitten or combining kittens, as well as information on cleaning and necessary supplies.

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Our April 1, 2017 edition of the Tailwagger is no April Fool's Joke. We really need beds! Click here to read how you can give the gift of comfort to shelter animals.

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HSWC to Host Kitten Baby Shower

The Humane Society of Washington County will host a “kitten baby shower” to prepare for the fast approaching baby season.

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