Our News Archive: 2017

KHS provides a helping hand

January 27, 2017

On Wednesday, January 25th Kitsap Humane Society staff were at the Salvation Army in Bremerton, supporting pets in need. The event, called “Project Connect” is an annual social service fair organized by the Kitsap Continuum of Care Coalition that brings together social service and other agencies from around the county to provide “one stop shopping”… Read Entire Story »

Winter Pet Safety Tips

December 8, 2016

It’s been an especially cold winter in Kitsap so far this year, so it’s more important than ever to make sure your pets are safe and comfortable. Check out these cold weather pet safety tips!   Stay inside!  Cats and dogs should be kept inside during cold weather. It’s a common belief that dogs and… Read Entire Story »

195 pets adopted in just 4 days!

December 1, 2016

  The Thanksgiving weekend was a special one for many homeless pets thanks to huge turnout by community members at a very special adoption event! From Black Friday through Cyber Monday, Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) partnered with Zappos and Best Friends Animal Society to waive all adoption fees to help pets find homes for the… Read Entire Story »

All Adoption Fees Waived 11/25-11/28

November 21, 2016

The holiday season is about family, and this Thanksgiving, we’re inspired to complete more families than ever and give homeless pets the gift of a home for the holidays! We are partnering with Best Friends Animal Society and Zappos.com to offer fee-waived (FREE!) adoptions for ALL shelter pets (kittens, adult cats, puppies, adult dogs, and small animals!) starting… Read Entire Story »

Livestock and Bad Weather

November 12, 2016

As fall and winter arrive, bad weather moves in and daylight becomes shorter and shorter. This October, Kitsap County saw record breaking rain fall records and the storms and power outages of 2016 are expected again this winter. Bad weather is not just an inconvenience for pet owners, but can actually be a safety concern-… Read Entire Story »

Day in the life: Dad the Dog

October 28, 2016

On July 29th, a woman arrived at our doors, distressed and close to tears. She had been homeless and living in her car, and she knew she could no longer care for her beloved pet of 7 years. That pet’s name is Dad, and our staff and volunteers affectionately call him “Dad the Dog”. Dad is… Read Entire Story »

From lost to found- an AMAZING local reunion!

September 14, 2016

Get out your tissues out for this amazing story!!! Bella, a 14 year old dog with limited eyesight and hearing, went missing from her family’s campsite at Scenic Beach State Park in Seabeck last week. Her family looked everywhere for her but with trees stretching for miles, limited to no cell and internet access and… Read Entire Story »

DISCOUNTED Cat & Kitten Adoptions in September!

September 12, 2016

In order to help as many cats and kittens as possible this September, KHS is reducing adoption fees for all felines this month!!!  Adoption fees for all adult cats (over 6 months old) are half-off all month! And every Friday at KHS is Feline Friday, when adoption fees for all adult cats are just $30! Adoption… Read Entire Story »

Discounted Cat & Kitten Adoption Fees All August!

August 1, 2016

Summer is here, and with the warm weather comes a wave of cats and kittens. Warmer weather means that more cats are out and about exploring and brought into shelters by people who think they are lost. Summer is also the breeding season for unaltered cats, and the population of stray and unwanted kittens being… Read Entire Story »

Meowza! Kitten & Cat Adoption Fees Reduced in July

July 9, 2016

Summer is here, and with the warm weather comes a wave of cats and kittens. Warmer weather means that more cats are out and about exploring and brought into shelters by people who think they are lost. Summer is also the breeding season for unaltered cats, and the population of stray and unwanted kittens being… Read Entire Story »