Our News Archive: 2018

Lost Pets now on our Website!

March 16, 2018

Technology upgrades help reunite lost pets! Thanks to a grant from animal welfare organization Maddie’s Fund, Kitsap Humane Society has been able to add some exciting new technology to our website that will help owners reunite with their lost pets! Starting March 1st, the Lost and Founds Pet page of our website  now features a… Read Entire Story »

2017 results are in!

January 16, 2018

More than 7,000 animals in need of loving homes came through the doors of Kitsap Humane Society in 2017, and more than 6,810 were placed with families – an all-time record and the fourth consecutive year of lifesaving growth! 2017 was a resounding success, thanks to the strong support of our amazing community! The data… Read Entire Story »

$18 adoptions for these Top 18 pets!

January 4, 2018

We’re celebrating the start of 2018 with a Bark in the Mew Year adoption event on Saturday, January 6th. For the event we’ve picked our Top 18 pets of ’18, and adoption fees for these top pets will be just $18!Adoption hours during the event are 12:00 – 5:30 pm (new applications must be submitted… Read Entire Story »

A special trip to Sanctuary!

August 21, 2017

Earlier this month, a very special dog made a very special trip to a very special place. Here, we share Ehu’s journey with you!   Ehu originally came to Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) last August from a partner shelter with a high euthanasia rate and limited space and adopters for large dogs. Ehu quickly became a… Read Entire Story »

Neglect Survivor Ready for Adoption

August 14, 2017

When two good Samaritans noticed a young man dumping a sick looking dog from his car into the parking lot of a business in Port Orchard, they knew they had to help. The dog was friendly, but uncomfortable- he was almost hairless, with open sores and scabs all over his face and body. But he… Read Entire Story »

Summer Pet Safety Tips!

July 31, 2017

High heat and summer activities can be dangerous for our pets. Be sure to protect your pets with these simple tips: No car trips with your pets! When it is hot out, it is not safe for pets to be brought along in the car if the car will ever be off. Studies have shown… Read Entire Story »

Cats & Kittens Take Over City Hall!

Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) cats and kittens are taking over City Hall! In August we’ll be turning City Halls into Kitty Halls in Poulsbo, Bainbridge Island, and Port Orchard. During each Kitty Hall event, the city will be taken over by all things kitty, including adoptable cats and kittens looking for homes! KHS will be… Read Entire Story »

A Special Cat Goes To Sanctuary!

June 29, 2017

Friday is a super cute 11-month-old cat with special needs. He arrived at Kitsap Humane Society in early August after being found by a good Samaritan on the side of the road in Poulsbo. He was only about a month old when he was found, but his development and mobility didn’t seem right. He would try… Read Entire Story »

Special June Adoption Promotion- $10 cats!

May 31, 2017

This June, Kitsap Humane Society is partnering with the Best Friends Animal Society for a very special adoption promotion! For the month of June, adoption fees for all older adult cats, senior cats, and special case cats are just $10! Being an older cat or cat with special needs in a shelter is never easy, but… Read Entire Story »

URGENT: The kennels are full- 1/2 off adult dog adoptions!

OUR KENNELS ARE FULL! Wednesday, May 31st through Friday, June 2nd adoption fees for ALL adult dogs (over 1 year) are 1/2 OFF! We have SO many amazing dogs in need of homes, and new dogs are becoming available daily (even hourly)! From big dogs to little dogs, young adults to seniors, couch potatoes to running… Read Entire Story »