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Hurricane Harvey Update

August 31, 2017

Like all of you, KHS staff has been extremely concerned about the people and pets of Texas and Louisiana who are being impacted by the hurricane and associated flooding.   Our hearts go out to all of the families impacted by this horrible natural disaster, and our compassion calls us to action! This week and… Read Entire Story »

August Adoption Events Were a Huge Success!

August 29, 2017

In August, we beat all previous records in the history of Kitsap Humane Society by doing 606 adoptions in one month! It all started with our Kitty Hall event series, where local city halls were taken over by all things kitty! Adoptable cats and kittens were on-site looking for loving new homes, while KHS also… Read Entire Story »

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 »

PetsWALK… A HUGE Success!

July 28, 2017

A big THANKS to each and every one of you who helped make PetsWALK Presented by Boomer’s Pet Boutique such a great event! On Saturday, July 15, 2017, we had record breaking results, with over 450 animal lovers joining us in Downtown Poulsbo for a day of fun in the summer sun. We had over… 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 »

PetsWALK Fundraising 101

June 2, 2017

PetsWALK is NEXT MONTH! If you’re jazzed about PetsWALK and you’ve already created a fundraising page and RSVP’d for the event, we are here with some tips and tricks to make your PetsWALK fundraising campaign a great success! By now, you’ve probably found the fundraising-incentives tab on the PetsWALK website. Want to earn some epic… Read Entire Story »