We are an open admission shelter; no animal is ever turned away

Mission Statement
The mission of the Sauk County Humane Society is to encourage responsible treatment of animals through:

* preventing cruelty to animals,
* finding homes for animals,
* promoting spay-neutering efforts, and
* extending humane education and outreach.

SCHS Services Provided to Sauk County Communities

* serves as an open-door shelter for all animals
* cares for about 2,300 animals each year
* provides Animal Control services for the County – about 600 calls each year
* adopts out about 470 pets each year
* educates over 2,000 children each year about safety around pets
* works to reduce pet over-population in our area
* quarantines bite case animals
* serves as a resource for pet owners seeking advice on pet issues
* administers grants such as the SPOT program, which pays for most of the cost of spaying/neutering pets.
* has (limited) Spay/Neuter Assistance (SNAP) to help qualified individuals with the cost of altering a pet
* has (limited) Josh Diehm Veterinarian Costs assistance funds for qualifying individuals
* has an educational program for children of any age
* has a low-cost 4 day summer day camp
* help Scouts earn "pet care" badges, 
* and much, much more!

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Sauk County Humane Society

618 Highway 136
Baraboo, WI 53913

Phone: (608) 356-2520
Fax (608) 356-2519
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The Shelter is located in West Baraboo at 618 Hwy 136, just west of Walgreens and next to the Sauk County Highway Department.

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Building/Animal Drop-off Hours
Mon. Wed. Fri.  8am-6pm
Tues. Sat. Sun.  8am-5pm
Thurs. 8am-8pm

Animal Viewing Hours
Mon. Wed. Fri. 12pm-5pm
Thurs. 12pm-7pm
Sat. Sun. 11am-4pm
Closed Tues.

After Hours
If you have an animal emergency or found an animal, please contact Sauk County Dispatch at 608-355-4495