Kitsap Humane Society

Pet lovers celebrate opening of Pet Adoption Center

New shelter space aims to improve animal behavior and overall wellness

 

Howl-O-Ween adoptions at Humane Society Oct. 31

All adoption fees will be discounted from noon until 5:30 p.m.

 

Humane Society volunteer sets record with 3,000th cat adoption

George Luzik has nearly 500 more adoptions than anyone in the past 10 years

 

Dakota Braun, 14, is happily reunited with his dog Mowgli thanks to staff members at Kitsap Humane Society, who checked the canine’s pet license. (Kitsap Daily News photo)

Is your pet licensed?

June is Kitsap Humane Society’s pet license month

Dakota Braun, 14, is happily reunited with his dog Mowgli thanks to staff members at Kitsap Humane Society, who checked the canine’s pet license. (Kitsap Daily News photo)

Kitsap Humane Society seeking new families for dogs

Thirty-six dogs have been brought in since Monday.

Haselwood’s ‘Drive for a Cause’ supports Kitsap Humane Society

SILVERDALE – Haselwood Auto Group’s Drive for a Cause is raising lifesaving funds for animals at Kitsap Humane Society. During April, Kitsap Humane Society will… Continue reading

Haselwood’s ‘Drive for a Cause’ supports Kitsap Humane Society

SILVERDALE – Haselwood Auto Group’s Drive for a Cause is raising lifesaving funds for animals at Kitsap Humane Society. During April, Kitsap Humane Society will… Continue reading

Kitsap Humane Society awarded $150,000 grant by Petco Foundation

Proceeds are to improve animal housing and care, and drive higher adoption outcomes.

Kitsap Humane Society had a record-breaking year in 2017, helping more than 7,000 animals find their forever homes. (Courtesy photo)
Kitsap Humane Society had a record-breaking year in 2017, helping more than 7,000 animals find their forever homes. (Courtesy photo)
Mary Eklund, left, of Four Foot Photography photographs Santa Jeff Berger with a dog at Kitsap Humane Society’s Santa Paws event Dec. 11. <em>Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo</em>

Santa Paws is coming to town

SILVERDALE — Kitsap Humane Society will welcome Santa Claus back to visit the fluffier members of your family on Dec. 2, 3 and 10. The… Continue reading

Mary Eklund, left, of Four Foot Photography photographs Santa Jeff Berger with a dog at Kitsap Humane Society’s Santa Paws event Dec. 11. <em>Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo</em>

KHS takes in animals from fire-stricken California

SILVERDALE — Kitsap Humane Society got a little more crowded Oct. 19 when it took in 12 animals from Vallejo, California, to open up space… Continue reading

Kitsap Humane Society takes in dogs from hurricane-affected shelters

SILVERDALE — More than 80 people in Texas and Florida died in the hurricanes that ravaged those states. People all across the country are donating… Continue reading

Meet Port Orchard’s fuzzy new politicians at Aug. 29 ‘Kitty Hall’

PORT ORCHARD — From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 29, there’ll be all new politicians in the Port Orchard City Hall, and though they… Continue reading

‘El Diablo of the dog world’: Do pit bulls deserve their reputation?

One thing almost everyone can agree on: Dogs are wonderful additions to the family. One thing that is almost bound to be a divisive, argument-inducing… Continue reading

Pit bull myths and statistics

Read an article about personal experiences with pit bulls here. From PitBullInfo.org Pitbullinfo.org is published by a nonprofit group dedicated to dog-bite prevention, education and… Continue reading

Preparing for the 4th: Keeping your pet safe during festivities

While shooting off fireworks on the Fourth of July and having a barbecue with family and friends can be popular with humans, these festivities can… Continue reading

Traveling with Your Pets | Pets & People

Summer is peak travel time and many love to get out and adventure in new places with their two- and four-legged family members. Because traveling… Continue reading

Harley’s redemption: finding a loving home

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group SILVERDALE — Harley, a pit bull-boxer mix dog, has a tale that only he could describe. In a sense,… Continue reading

Getting ready for spring with your pet | Pets & People

Spring is upon us! With the rising temperatures and nicer weather, many dogs and their families begin venturing outdoors in search of fun things to… Continue reading

Slaughter Co. Brewing hosts fundraiser for humane society

By SARA MILLER Kitsap News Group Slaughter County Brewing in Port Orchard hosted a fundraiser Feb. 15 for the Kitsap Humane Society, raising $296. “We… Continue reading