Iowa County Humane Society

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

Donate_Button.jpgWelcome 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 75 cats and kittens at ICHS and more are coming in every day. 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 charity!


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 Canine Good Citizen Class

Fall 2017

It's that time of year again!  ICHS will be holding Fall 2017 CGC classes on Saturdays of October (10/7, 10/14, 10/21, and 10/28). The classes will be every Saturday of the month from 1PM to 3PM with the certification test on the last Saturday (10/28).  The cost for this session is just $60. Sign up now, spots are limited and 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.

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Tails and Trails 5K/10K Fundraiser Benefitting ICHS!

9 AM on October 15th at Blue Mounds State Park, WI

Participants AND Volunteers Needed!


Mad City Canicross promotes healthy and active lifestyles for dogs and their humans through organized dogfriendly run/walk events. Net proceeds from this year’s events will benefit the Iowa County Humane Society and student support at the UW School of Veterinary Medicine. Support to the Iowa County Humane Society is guaranteed at $10 per volunteer hour fulfilled (or $12/hour with ten or more volunteers).

Volunteers are needed in the following shifts:

Volunteers on race day receive FREE day passes to beautiful Blue Mound State Park; stay around after the event to enjoy some post-race picnic-ing, hiking, fall color ooh-ing and aah-ing, etc.

To volunteer, sign up online HERE and be sure to indicate that you are a volunteer on behalf of ICHS! You may also contact Jen at to sign up.

Participating sound more fun?
Sign up yourself (or your friends) to run/walk on the RunSignUp page HERE and use the code FRIENDS10 to receive $10 off registration.


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

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Shelter Animals Count | The National Database Project

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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)