Our News: Success Stories

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 »

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 »

All about tripod cats!

May 18, 2017

Guest Blogger and KHS Employee Kelleen shares all her knowledge about three-legged (aka “tripod”) cats! ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Tripod cats have a special place in my heart, and a big place in our family. Between myself and my daughter, we now have four three-legged cats – as well as one four-legger! In our minds and theirs, our… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails- Simon!

February 4, 2016

Hi. I thought you might like an update on Simon (adopted in December). He is doing really well. We have discovered his favorite things to do are sleep on the couch, ride in the car, walk on the beach at the harbor and steal food off the counter.  His favorite foods so far seem to be… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails- Cori!

August 7, 2015

Today I was sitting outside with my pup, Cori, after our 2 mile run in the woods (pretty good for a 12 year old dog!) and I was thinking to myself just how lucky I am to have her. My family and I adopted her from KHS in 2005 (previously named Heart, she was dog… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails- Talia!

July 21, 2015

Talia (aka, Caterpillar) loving her new home! She is such a sweetheart! We all love her (including our other cat, Finnigan!)

Happy Tails- Honey!

July 16, 2015

Hello! My mom and I wanted to share a few photos of Charissa  (now renamed Honey), who we adopted about 8 weeks ago. She is absolutely the perfect cat for us – a lap cat that loves to snuggle, but also VERY playful! She is getting along well with her new “sisters”, and loves to… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails- Ed!

July 13, 2015

Dear KHS Friends, Hello all! We just want to give you an update on Ed the cat. We have had him for almost two months now and he is already a member of the family! My husband has renamed him Edward Scissor Hands, because he is always kneading his claws and purring so loudly. However,… Read Entire Story »