We're excited to share AB 152/SB 139 (Protecting Animals of Wisconsin- PAW Act) has passed the Assembly! The final step is to have the Governor sign the bill into law to make bestiality a felony in Wisconsin. Thank you to all animal advocates who worked on successful passage of this bill.
Feb 13, 2020
Great news for Wisconsin Animals
PAW Act passes!
Jan 7th, 2022
Help Farley Heal
A small puppy needed your help. Your overwhelming support provided crucial surgery to repair his back legs after they were badly injured.Full Story
Jan 5th, 2022
First Trick to Dog Training: Stay Positive!
Positive reinforcement training is a great way to teach your dog and build a gratifying partnership with your furry friend at the same time.Full Story
Dec 29th, 2021
Keeping the Wild in Wildlife
When you see a wild animal that appears hungry or injured, your first reaction may be to try to help. DCHS Wildlife Center staff regularly see the unfortunate consequences of our "helpful" actions.Full Story
Dec 8th, 2021
Rare Infection Threatens Puppy’s Life
Thanks to supporters like you, DCHS veterinarians were able to identify and treat this puppy's rare and highly debilitating disease in time to save his life.Full Story
Dec 7th, 2021
Keep Your Pets Safe During Holiday Fun
Keep your pets safe this holiday season, so you can enjoy all the holiday fun and avoid scary emergency vet visits.Full Story
Dec 7th, 2021
Apprenticeships and Internships Give Flight to Wildlife Rehabilitators
There are not many trained, experienced or available wildlife rehabilitators in Wisconsin. Through programs like the Werndli Apprenticeship, DCHS's Wildlife Center hopes to change that.Full Story