See also Citizen Action: Advocacy for animal rights groups.
Angel's Wish Inc.
Facilitates pet adoptions of homeless animals and provides resources to pet owners including microchipping and cat nail trim clinics, behavioral products, workshops. Pet adoptions 10 am-4 pm Saturdays and 1-4 pm Sundays at their center; see schedule online for satellite events.
161 Horizon Dr., #106, Verona, 53593
Badger Kennel Club
AKC member club. Advice on dog training, classes and breeders. Monthly meetings on third Thursdaysl Training center located at 5925 Haase Rd., DeForest.
c/o Pat Smith, secretary, 2397 Williams Point Dr., Stoughton, 53589
Info line: 608-242-8824
Country Animal Haven
No-kill cat and kitten shelter/rescue. Open adoptions noon-3 pm Saturdays and Sundays at the shelter.
1755 Williams Dr., Stoughton, 53589
Dane County Friends of Ferals
Volunteer group with barn cats for rural homes and tame/friendly adoptable cats and kittens for indoor homes; low-cost spay/neuter services for outdoor cats. Fairs noon-3:30 pm Saturdays, MadCat, 7820 Mineral Point Rd.
627 Post Rd., 53713
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Dane County Humane Society
Picks up stray animals (if they're confined) from Dane County; for strays in Madison call the Police Department, 608-255-2345. Pets accepted from owners unable to care for them; adoptions to qualified persons. See website to view adoptable pets. West adoption center at 7475 Mineral Point Rd., #42.
5132 Voges Rd., 53718
608-838-0413; animal emergency: 255-2345 (MPD)
Dogs On Call Inc.
Promoting the animal-human bond through the education, evaluation, and participation of therapy animal teams. Conducts handler classes to prepare for the evaluation to become a therapy dog team and the evaluation itself. All-volunteer group with over 100 handler/dog teams in Madison area.
PO Box 284, Baraboo, 53913
Heartland Farm Sanctuary
Shelter, care and placement for farm animals in need.
PO Box 45746, 53744
Madison Area Cagebird Association of Wisconsin
Organization of cagebird breeders and owners.
Madison Cat Club
Promotes education and protection of cats; pet neutering/spaying.
Shelter from the Storm
All-breed dog and cat rescue. Adoption clinics Saturdays 10 am-2 pm at PetSmart, 2216 E. Springs Dr.
1602 Blossom Ln., 53716
Spay Me! Clinic
High-quality, high-volume, low-cost spay/neuter and wellness clinic.
4475 Robertson Rd., 53714
Underdog Pet Rescue
Rehomes dogs, cats and other small animals; adoption hours at their office Thursdays and Sundays.
231 S. Fair Oaks Ave., 53704
Wisconsin House Rabbit Society
All-volunteer nonprofit offers educational materials on house rabbits; also rescues rabbits and provides adoption.
PO Box 46473, 53744