Our News Archive: 2021

Announcing Changes to Our Adoptions Process

May 18, 2021

Dear friends, Kitsap Humane Society is pleased to announce that beginning Wednesday, June 2, the shelter will transition from an appointment-based adoption process to a walk-up and queue-based first-come, first-served adoption system. We will no longer be operating on an appointment-only system! In March 2020, KHS converted to an appointment-based adoption process to ensure the… Read Entire Story »

Pet of the Week — Tammy

December 21, 2020

Meet Tammy! This seasoned sweetie would love to serve as your one and only Chief Couch Potato. Tammy is a big gal who wants nothing more than to be right by your side. She is very loving and gives A+ full-body leans. Tammy is super snuggly and would love to spend her days and nights… Read Entire Story »

KHS Volunteer Molly Clark Wins Best Community Volunteer

November 23, 2020

As a result of her dedicated work as a Kitsap Humane Society volunteer, the community has voted Molly Clark “Best Community Volunteer” in the Best of Central Kitsap/Bremerton competition hosted by Sound Publishing. About seven years ago Molly began volunteering at Kitsap Humane Society. Molly has always felt at home here at KHS. Here she… Read Entire Story »

Pets of the Week — Malia and Lilinoe

Meet Malia and Lilinoe! These two precious kittens are transfers from Hawaii and they are looking for their forever families. Malia and Lilinoe are both in love with playtime. Malia loves to chase after ball toys and to roll around with stuffed animals. Lilinoe is a champion toy-wrestler and loves a good feather wand. These two… Read Entire Story »

Pet of the Week — Kiki

November 17, 2020

Meet Kiki! This gorgeous girl will greet you with kind golden eyes and a gentle meow. Kiki is a petite, buff tabby and white colored domestic shorthair, and she is only 2 years old. She loves attention and will come to you for pets. While Kiki is friendly, she does have a dash of “cattitude”… Read Entire Story »

Pet of the Week — Gunner

October 21, 2020

Get to know Gunner! Gunner is a black Labrador Retriever mix who  is about 3 years old. Gunner is full of energy and ready for a family that will play fetch with him until he plops down for a break. His love for adventure means that he would make a great hiking buddy, running partner,… Read Entire Story »

Animal Krackers Raises $317,000!

October 20, 2020

Over 1,100 supporters registered for the first-ever virtual Animal Krackers to raise a $317,010 for shelter pets at Kitsap Humane Society’s 27th annual event, Oct. 16. Funds from the event will provide lifesaving care and support for the more 6,000 animals who come through the doors of Kitsap Humane Society every year. Due to the… Read Entire Story »

Pet Adoption Center Turns 1!

October 10, 2020

Our new Pet Adoption Center is 1 year old! And after 12 months of caring for pets and working in our spacious and quiet new digs, we can affirm wholeheartedly that it has been a transformative experience and helped us in our livesaving mission. And we couldn’t have done it without you!   If you’ve… Read Entire Story »

10 Ways to Fundraise for PetsWALK!

May 24, 2019

PetsWALK is coming up soon, and if you’ve registered – you’re likely working on trying to meet your fundraising goal. Some of our annual top fundraisers came up with 10 ideas for how you can fundraise for this year’s PetsWALK event – so that you can meet your goal, win awesome prizes, and help even… Read Entire Story »

Introducing Canine U!

May 1, 2019

A Fun University for KHS Dogs! Animal shelters can be stressful environments for dogs. With that in mind, Kitsap Humane Society’s behavior staff developed a “Canine U” program that provides positive, science-based behavior and training support for dogs during their stay with us, and beyond into their forever homes! This program provides individual curriculum for… Read Entire Story »