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KHS Announces Executive Transition

January 13, 2021

Dear Friends of KHS, After more than eight incredible years, I have made the decision to transition out of the role of KHS’s Executive Director. Kitsap Humane Society’s Board of Directors is now conducting a nationwide search to select my successor with the assistance of a recruiting firm. Once that person has joined the team,… Read Entire Story »

A Year Like No Other – 2020 Highlights

It is no secret that 2020 has been a difficult year for our community and society as a whole. Even though Kitsap Humane Society faced challenges we had never seen before, the wonderful support of our community and the hard work of our staff and volunteers helped us continue to provide lifesaving care to animals… Read Entire Story »

One Unique Cat Finds His Unique Forever Family

After almost two months at Kitsap Humane Society, our unique pal Thomas has found the loving family he always wanted.  Every kitty is a little different… Thomas is an adorable senior cat who came to Kitsap Humane Society as a stray. When Thomas came to us, his upper lip was red and sore. Our vets… Read Entire Story »

Why I Adopted from KHS: Hank, Kai, and Crash

January 6, 2021

Everyone has a different reason for choosing to bring animals into their family. When the search finally begins, it’s time to make the choice between adopting or shopping. Here’s one family’s reasons for choosing to adopt from KHS not just once, but three times.   “We chose shelter animals because I think that there are… Read Entire Story »

Pet of the Week — Hope

December 28, 2020

Meet Hope! This adorable, one year old hound mix is looking for her forever family. Hope is a young and active pup who can keep up with a busy lifestyle of adventures to the beach, walks in the woods, and other fun activities. Are you a foodie? So is Hope. She loves her treats. Hope… 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 »

Pet of the Week — Pirate

December 14, 2020

Meet Pirate! This 11-year-old shepherd-hound mix has the floppiest and cutest ears you’ve ever seen. Despite his senior status, Pirate is still full of energy and loves his play time. He can’t wait to get all of his energy out while walking on the beach or through the woods with his forever family. If Pirate’s… Read Entire Story »

Save Money and Animal’s Lives with Your Year-End Giving

December 3, 2020

Although COVID-19 has disrupted many aspects of our lives, our community’s desire to support organizations that matter to them has stayed strong. Kitsap Humane Society relies on contributions from individuals, families, local businesses, and more, and we are grateful for the generosity you and other KHS supporters have provided.  There’s still time for you to… Read Entire Story »

Keeping Your Pets Safe on these Cold December Nights

Curl up by the fire Staying inside during cold weather is an important part of keeping your pet safe this winter. It’s a common belief that a pet’s fur coat makes them resistant to the cold weather, but this is not true. Just like us, our cats and dogs are susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia… Read Entire Story »