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Oneida County Humane Society in Rhinelander, Wisconsin was founded in 1913. They're a private non-profit animal welfare organization providing a safe, warm facility to almost 800 pets a year, and they have nearly 100 animals in their care daily at their Adoption Center.
Oneida County Humane Society is dedicated to improving the welfare of pets in Oneida County. If you're looking to add a pet to your family, continue reading for more information about the adoption process and fees at Oneida County Humane Society.
Ready to adopt a lucky animal from Oneida County Humane Society? Here's how it works:
Adoption fees at Oneida County Humane Society are as follows:
Your adoption fee helps Oneida County Humane Society partially cover the costs of saving the lives of the homeless pets in their care.
Our writing team is hard at work researching this shelter's adoption process and fees, so this page will be updated soon!
In the meantime, below you'll find some nice-to-know info that applies to nearly every animal shelter, humane society, and rescue.
Because shelter dogs are full of love!
Is it because they know you saved them and love you harder for it?
I can't say for certain, but yes.
Jokes aside, there are three things all shelter dogs need to thrive in their new home:
Older shelter dogs, generally 1+ years old, may have experienced a lot of trauma, which often results in one of 8 common behavioral issues:
These issues are correctable! Your dog isn't broken, they're just damaged. You can fix them with enough love, patience, and a good training plan.
You can learn a lot about an animal welfare organization just by looking at their name.
Adoption processes vary drastically from organization to organization, but here are some general tips that apply in most instances. Note that we'll use the term "shelters" here for simplicity but it includes all types of rescue organizations.
If you have any questions about adopting an animal (what you'll need, what to expect, etc.) feel free to contact the PetLists team!
If you're looking to adopt a new dog, our Dog Adoption Guide is a must-read. It has everything you need to know about bringing a shelter dog home:
And we're adding new guides all the time.