Humane Society of Jefferson County

The HSJC is located in Jefferson, Wisconsin and is a small, privately run non-profit shelter that has been in operation since 1922. We recently celebrated our 90th year of caring for dogs, cats, birds and other small animals in need. Each year, close to 1,000 pets find sanctuary at our shelter. We put forth great effort to reunite owners with lost pets and to find good new homes for those who need a second chance. We do not impose a time limit on how long a healthy, adoptable animal may stay with us as they wait to be adopted.

Jefferson, WI,53549
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Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: (920) 674-2048

Website: http://www.hsjc-wis.com


Hound | Waukesha County, WI

Age : 6 MonthsBabyFemaleLargeWhite with Tan, Yellow or Fawn


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Highly Active

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Adoption Fees


Meet Cameron

CAMERON: 5 months old, spayed female hound mix, sweet and friendly personality, medium/high energy level, needs training, loves people and other dogs, approved for respectful children of all ages. I'm a 5 month old girl with a super sweet disposition. I have a friendly and playful personality and I crave attention. I love people and other dogs and my favorite activities include being held and playing with stuffed toys. I have lots of puppy energy and will need daily exercise, not just while I'm a baby but throughout my lifetime. Like every puppy I will need help with potty training, and the best methods consist of praise and positive reinforcement and never punishment. I will benefit immensely from puppy classes so I can learn basic manners and how to follow commands. I am approved for respectful children of all ages, but please be aware that children should always be supervised when interacting with any dog. I'm looking for a forever home where I'll get lots of love and attention, with an adopter whose schedule gives them plenty of time to raise and train an active puppy!  The online adoption listing websites require that we choose a predominant breed or breed mix for our dogs. Visual breed identification in dogs is unreliable so for most of the dogs we are only guessing at predominant breed or breed mix. We encourage you to select your new companion by considering each dog's individual personality and pet qualities instead of relying on a breed label that is only a guess.

Adoption Process
We do not do same-day adoptions. In order for an application to be approved, all animals in the home must be up to date on routine vaccinations, we must receive approval from the landlord or be able to verify home ownership. We also require the consent of all adults in the home. Ideally, all members of a household will meet an animal before adoption, but in cases where that is not possible, verbal consent is acceptable. Once approved, when adopting a dog, we require that any other dogs in the household come to the shelter to do a supervised interaction with the adoptable dog. Adoption fees are as follows: Dogs under 6 months: $150 Dogs 6 months and over: $125 Cats under 6 months: $95 Cats 6 months and over: $80 Rabbits: $25 Ferrets: $55 Parakeets: $15 Rats, Hamsters, Gerbils: $5 Finches & Canaries: $10 Mice: $3 Cockatiels: $50 Guinea Pigs: $12 Chinchillas: $50 Pigs: $100

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