Humane Society of Douglas County

Our Pet List

Please look at our pet list to see some of our available animals.


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Who We Are

The Humane Society of Douglas County (HSDC) was founded in July of 1975 in Superior, Wisconsin. The purpose of this society is the prevention of cruelty to animals, the relief of suffering among animals, and the extension of humane education. It is the policy of this Humane Society to provide humane care and treatment for all animals needing protection in the area served by the society. To seek to return lost animals to their owners, to seek suitable homes for animals without owners. To provide humane euthanasia when necessary.

We rely on donations, memberships, adoptions, and fund raisers to keep our doors open to the homeless animals of our area. Donations are welcomed and are tax deductible as we are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donations can be sent by mail to HSDC, P.O. Box 891, Superior, WI 54880, or by credit card on our web site or by sponsoring one of our animals on

Our memberships are annual at $5 for juniors under 18, $10.50 for a single adult with vote, $20 for family membership- 2 adults voting, and a single life membership is $150. A Non-voting Business Membership is $35. Membership applications can be requested from or sent to: Humane Society of Douglas County, Inc., PO Box 891, Superior, Wisconsin 54880-0891.

The shelter is operated 7 days a week from 10AM to 2PM.**We are also open Wednesday evenings from 5-8PM. Phone 715-398-6784. We are closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Adopting a friend

All animals are already spayed or neutered, dewormed, have at least their first distemper vaccination, most have a rabies vaccination, dogs are vet checked, and cats are FeLV/FIV tested negative.

Dogs/Puppies: $130

Cats/Kittens: $25 to $75

*Note: Some special pricing may apply

Come Visit Us!

We are located off of Highway 2 in Douglas County, Wisconsin, just 1 1/2 miles southeast of Superior. If you are interested in visiting us, please call 715-398-6784 and ask for further directions or see the map on our website at

Humane Society of Douglas County, Inc.
3302 S. Humane Society Rd
South Range, WI 54874
Mailing Address: Humane Society of Douglas County, Inc.,
PO Box 891, Superior, Wisconsin 54880-0891
Phone: (715) 398-6784

Email: Jean at
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