Our News: Success Stories

Donor Impact on One Sweet Dog

June 15, 2020

At KHS, our community of supporters make an impact on the vulnerable animals who find their way to our shelter. Here’s a story about what donors and sponsors make possible every day. Meet Luna, a 3-year-old Pit Bull/Basset Hound mix, who came to Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) needing veterinary treatment for a large, painful hematoma… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails — Working Dog Fern is Off to Serve for WD4C!

March 4, 2020

A KHS shelter dog with special skills has been selected for training to protect endangered wildlife and plants with Working Dogs for Conservation (WD4C).   Fern, a 1-year-old Lab/Shepherd mix, arrived at KHS as a stray and no one claimed her. Our canine behavior & training department discovered that while she was not a good… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Charley

December 10, 2019

We’re excited to share an update about a cute little pup named  Charley who was adopted by  Lary and Linda. Here’s how Lary and Linda say Charley is doing: “You know him as Sputnik, but that wasn’t really something we could stay with. He’s now renamed Charley, and he hasn’t just blossomed… he’s transformed. When… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Lokelani

November 5, 2019

We’re excited to share an update about a cute little kitten named Lokelani who was adopted by Chloe Stragier and her loving family. Here’s how Chloe says Lokelani is doing: “Lokelani is doing really well and so are we! We have renamed her Lokelani since she came from Maui. She seemed to settle in right… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Rosie

October 3, 2019

We’re excited to share an update about a beautiful pup named Rosie who was adopted by Krystle Macfarlane and her loving family. Here’s how Krystle says Rosie is doing: “Henrietta (Now Rosie) is doing AMAZING! Within an hour of getting to our house she settled in and she was at home. Her demeanor has done… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Zelda & Sushi

September 5, 2019

We’re excited to share an update about two adorable kittens, Zelda and Sushi, who were adopted earlier last month by Ashley Heaton. Here’s how Ashley says Zelda and Sushi are doing: “Sweetie pie is now named Zelda, and Briar is named Sushi and they are both doing so good! They are a complete joy and… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Boomer!

August 1, 2019

We’re excited to share an update about this handsome boy,  Boomer, an  Australian Cattledog Mix who was recently adopted by Leila. Here’s how Leila says Boomer is doing: “Shermy, now Boomer, is doing awesome and loves his big brother! He’s very well behaved and mellow and such a good boy. His first vet checkup went… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Bingo!

July 2, 2019

We’re excited to share an update on our pal Bingo, a handsome Tri-Color Coonhound mix who was adopted earlier this month by Morgan and her family. Here’s how Morgan says Bingo is doing: “Bingo Is doing amazing with our family! We are so blessed to have him in our lives. We are keeping his name… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Sugar!

April 17, 2019

We’re excited to share an update on Sugar, a beautiful black Hound mix adopted by Jessica Klein and her family in March. Jessica happily reports that Sugar is settling in perfectly, loves her boys, and eats up all their attention. She gets especially excited when they come home from school and kisses their faces. She… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Rosie!

November 29, 2017

“We adopted Rosie (named Roza on her paperwork) in September of 2016 after losing our last rescue Beagle that Summer. I just wanted to let you guys know how perfectly smooth the process was for us from the moment we walked through your doors and the staff we encountered etc. It was our first time… Read Entire Story »