Our News Archive: 2017

It’s Raining Cats and Kittens!

August 25, 2017

It’s Raining Cats and Kittens at Kitsap Humane Society and the shelter is FULL of adoptable kitties!   All September long, adoption fees will be discounted for all cats and kittens!   Discounts: Adult Cats (over 6 months): 1/2 off adoption fees! Kittens (6 months and under): $100 for one kitten, $150 for two kittens!… 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 »

Save a life, adopt a barn cat!

May 30, 2017

Our Barn Cat program is a placement program for cats who are not a good match for traditional adoptive homes. Cats that are considered for placement through the Barn Cat program are feral, asocial, or are simply happiest as outdoor pets. At many shelters across the country, these cats are often euthanized for being “unadoptable”… Read Entire Story »

All about tripod cats!

May 18, 2017

Guest Blogger and KHS Employee Kelleen shares all her knowledge about three-legged (aka “tripod”) cats! ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Tripod cats have a special place in my heart, and a big place in our family. Between myself and my daughter, we now have four three-legged cats – as well as one four-legger! In our minds and theirs, our… Read Entire Story »