Iowa County Humane Society

Serving the animals and citizens of Iowa County and its surrounding communities

Welcome to the
Iowa County Humane Society!

The Iowa County Humane Society (ICHS) is a non-profit, no kill shelter. We run 100% on donations. Please consider a donation to help us continue to help animals. 

Thank you! 

We have about 70 cats and kittens at ICHS and many more will be rolling in soon during "kitten season". The number of dogs is also on the rise. Donations are slow and resources are critically tight. So, please consider DONATING or ADOPTING today!

Amazon_Shopping.jpgAlso, check out our Wish List on to send us something special.  If you are a regular Amazon shopper, do not forget to include us as your as your charity of choice!


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Volunteers Needed! 


Botham Vineyard’s Uncorked 5K event in Barneveld benefitting ICHS is coming up soon on September 29th, and we need help! This is a super fun event with lots of different options for volunteering. Please, head on over to the event page below (click on the "volunteer" tab on the website) to commit to volunteer that day, and be sure to designate that you are volunteering on behalf of ICHS during the signup process. Please recruit your friends too, we need A LOT of volunteers!


Thank you! 

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Canine Good Citizen Class

Fall 2018

It's that time of year again!  ICHS will be holding our Fall CGC class session during the month of October with classes every Sunday (10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28). Class will be from 1PM to 3PM, with the certification test on the last Sunday (10/28).  

The cost for this session is just $65. Sign up now, spots are limited and usually fill up fast!

 Requirements for class:
-The dogs must have been trained in basic obedience--sit, stay etc.
-No dogs allowed who have shown serious aggression toward other dogs or people.
-Any collar can be used for the training classes (but only a slip chain or flat collar can be used for the test).
-A 4 or 6 foot lead should be used --NO flexileads or chain leashes.
-Bring lots of small treats.
-We will work outside as well as inside, so dress accordingly. 
Call (608) 935-1381 or email with any questions or to reserve your spot!

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Thank you to Science Diet for including us in their Food, Shelter & Love program!


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Your online shopping can earn dollars for ICHS!iGive.jpg
iGive (click here), then shop at over 1300 different stores through iGive and on average 3% of your purchase dollars goes to ICHS.  Amazon_Smile.jpgIf you shop with, then shop through (click here), select "Iowa County Humane Society" as your charity and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the dollars you spend to ICHS.

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 Ways To Help ICHS Help The Animals:

Donation Form & PayPal Donations

ICHS Wish List or Pick an aging bill, let us know and pay it.

Don't let your online shopping go to waste, shop through iGive or and benefit ICHS.
Kwik-Trip Fund-Raiser
GoodSearch - web search that pays ICHS

Donate to this organization through Drs. Foster and Smith
Drs. Foster and Smith: Dog Supplies - Cat Supplies - Pet Blog

Patented Kuranda Dog Beds We have chosen Kuranda dog beds for our boarding facilities because they are so good for our dogs. We still don't have enough for all of our kennels. If you would like to donate a bed so another dog can sleep in proper comfort.

Thank you to PetMeds for their support of our homeless animals!


Low Cost Vaccination and Dog Licensing Clinic Schedule
Low Cost Vaccination and Dog Licensing Clinic Schedule
Upcoming Event Calendar
ICHS Memberships
Donate to ICHS
ICHS Thanks Business and Organizations who help us help the animals!
Board Meetings and Financial Information
I.C.H.S. Newsletter


ICHS Pets of the Month

Partner Websites:
Use GoodSearch for internet searchs and earn money for ICHS

Shop using iGive and earn money for ICHS - More than 500 of your favorite stores!
Donate to this organization through Drs. Foster and Smith
Dog Supplies - Cat Supplies - Pet Blog
Kwik-Trip Fund-Raiser

We have chosen Kuranda dog beds because they are so good for our dogs. We don't have enough for all of our kennels. You can help by donating a bed.

WI Dog Rescue


Local Communities

Mineral Point

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Iowa County Humane Society
305 Co. Rd. YZ
Dodgeville, WI. 53533

Phone: 608-935-1381
Fax: 608-935-2884

For additional contacts go to:
 Board of Directors and Staff

WI Dog Seller & Dog Facility Operator license #267019-DS

ICHS Hours:
Tues - Fri:  1:00 to 5:30pm
Sat & Sun:  Noon to 4pm
Mondays & Holidays: Closed


ICHS shelter dogs are walking the red carpet!

Check out their debut in the
Lands' End Home catalog

modeling their pet jackets!

(page 38-39)