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Kitsap Humane Society Gears Up For Big Weekend of Saving Lives

October 17, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) is preparing for a big day of saving lives and placing pets in their forever homes during the Howl-O-Ween Adoption Extravaganza on Saturday, October 22 at the organization’s Silverdale shelter. October is a busy month for the shelter- last October the shelter took in over 600 animals. In order to open… Read Entire Story »

Kitsap Humane Society’s Animal Krackers Raises $330,000

October 12, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) is celebrating a hugely successful dinner and auction event. On October 1, 430 animal lovers and supporters came together for the 23rd Annual Animal Krackers at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino and raised over $330,000 for the animal welfare shelter. “The 2016 Animal Krackers set records for attendance and fundraising for this… Read Entire Story »

Second Annual Online Auction for the Animals

August 29, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society’s (KHS) second annual Online Auction for the Animals is September 3-17.  The Online Auction for the Animals is in conjunction with the organization’s largest event of the year, Animal Krackers. This year’s Animal Krackers is KHS’ 23rd annual gala and dinner event and will be held at the Clearwater Casino on October… Read Entire Story »

State Grant Pays for Renovated Puppy Room

August 1, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) opened the organization’s newly renovated Puppy Room on July 21, 2016 during a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by State Representative Sherry Appleton of the 23rd District and Kitsap Humane Society’s management team. The Puppy Room renovations were funded by a $90,000 state grant awarded to the organization in 2015. Rep.  Appleton, who… Read Entire Story »

Kitsap Animal Control Issues Potentially Dangerous Animal Declaration

June 30, 2016

Kitsap Animal Control (KAC) has issued a Potentially Dangerous Animal (PDA) declaration in the case involving a dog owned by Margarita Mozzer.  The Husky dog allegedly attacked and injured a woman in Port Orchard on June 20 and then subsequently attacked and injured the responding officer while she was trying to contain the animal.  The… Read Entire Story »

Kitsap Animal Control Investigates Dangerous Dog Case

June 23, 2016

Kitsap Animal Control Officer Ashley Keil was seriously injured in an attack by a dog in Port Orchard on Monday, June 20.  Officer Keil had responded to a 911 call from a woman in Port Orchard who was allegedly attacked and bitten by a large, stray dog.  The woman was able to corral the dog… Read Entire Story »

Free Microchip Clinic for Suquamish Dogs

June 8, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) and Suquamish Police Department are partnering to provide a FREE microchip clinic for Suquamish tribal members’ dogs. Microchips are very small (about the size of a grain of rice) and are painlessly inserted between the dog’s shoulder blades. Microchips contain the dog owner’s information and help to assist Suquamish PD, Animal… Read Entire Story »

Top Ten for $10 Adoption Event

June 2, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) has partnered with Best Friends Animal Society to bring you the Top Ten for $10. From June 1 to June 30 the Top Ten cats will have their adoption fees set at just $10. All cats are vaccinated, microchipped and spayed or neutered. Help us save lives and adopt one of… Read Entire Story »

Kitsap Humane Society Elects New Board President

April 21, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) recently elected Dr. David Sanders as the organization’s President of the Board of Directors. Sanders is the Executive Vice President at Casey Family Programs in Seattle, responsible for its public policy work. He first joined KHS’ Board of Directors in January 2014 and has served on the organization’s Governance Committee, Finance and… Read Entire Story »

Kitsap Humane Society Awarded $43,000 Grant from Petco Foundation

April 18, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) announced today that they have received a generous grant in support of their lifesaving programs. The Petco Foundation awarded $43,000 at the beginning of April to the organization. A portion of the Petco Foundation’s investment is designated to purchase a vehicle for use by the shelter’s Adoption and Rescue Me programs… Read Entire Story »