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Animals Rescued from Murder Scene

March 3, 2016

  Unreported in the coverage of the recent tragedy in Belfair was Kitsap  Animal Control’s work behind the scenes to rescue the animals of the victims. On February 26, Mason County’s Sheriff Department responded to an incident in which David Wayne Campbell had shot and killed his wife, her two teenage children and an elderly… Read Entire Story »

Four canine world travelers arrive for adoption

February 19, 2016

In December 2015 KHS’s Rescue Me program partnered with Wings of Rescue to save four dogs from overcrowded shelters in Israel. The dogs were adopted shortly after their arrival and are doing wonderfully in their new homes, so when Wings of Rescue reached out to KHS again for help, we said YES! While the majority of… Read Entire Story »

What is FIV? Fighting the stigma of FIV+ cats

February 15, 2016

Visit most animal shelters and the adoption process will likely include asking if you’d like the cat you’re adopting FeLV/FIV tested. But what does it mean? They are actually two different viruses and although they sound intimidating, they shouldn’t scare you away from adopting. KHS currently has a number of FIV-positive cats looking for adoptive… Read Entire Story »

Bremerton Woman Charged After Kitten Found Starved to Death

February 8, 2016

Feb. 8– Silverdale, Wash. –  On January 27, 2015, Animal Control officers responded to a report of an odor coming from a Bremerton apartment. The report was made by a caller concerned that his neighbor had not been to the apartment in a while. Upon gaining entry to the apartment, Kitsap Humane Society  Animal Control… Read Entire Story »

KHS lends a hand to low-income pet owners

January 28, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society staff and volunteers joined about 40 other organizations to help the community’s homeless population this week at Project Connect in Bremerton. The annual event connects homeless people (or very low-income) with much-needed services. KHS handed out more than 1,000 pounds of free pet food and provided free Rabies vaccines to more than… Read Entire Story »

2016 KHS Calendar Now Just $10

January 4, 2016

Kitsap Humane Society’s 2016 Calendar is now just $10! With a deal like this, you won’t want to miss out on 12 months of cuteness. Plus, all proceeds go to our animals so you are helping save lives too! Click here to order your calendar. All online calendar purchases will be shipped (a $2 shipping… Read Entire Story »

Rescue Me Program Welcomes 4 Dogs from Israel

December 7, 2015

While the majority of at-risk animals saved by our Rescue Me program  are from our part of the globe, like Washington and California, we do get requests from further afield that sometimes we just can’t pass up. That happened recently when we were contacted by the Israeli division of Wings of Rescue (a rescue group… Read Entire Story »

#Givingtuesday Success!

December 3, 2015

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! Thanks to your kind donations we raised $6,000 on #givingtuesday–this news has plenty of tails wagging! Kitsap Humane Society and the animals are grateful for each and every one of you because we couldn’t do what we do without you. Thank you!