Wisconsin Humane Society

Dear Ruthie answers a reader’s question about sex- capades and shares her social calendar about events in the LGBTQ community in the greater Milwaukee area. Read more

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Local shelters are capitalizing on the public’s newfound animal rights awareness to help them combat animal homelessness. Read more

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We're getting into the Valentine's Day spirit by celebrating things about the city we love. Read more

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Ruthie answers a question from a reader whose man leaves the bathroom unacceptably messy in the morning. Upcoming events include an LGBT Chamber of Commerce networking breakfast at Wisconsin Humane Society, April 15; Alverno’s Ninth Annual ... Read more

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In celebration of Spay Day USA (Feb. 23), the independent nonprofit Wisconsin Humane Society (WHS) has announced a special promotion at its West Allis Spay/Neuter Clinic (9400 W. Lincoln Ave.). Pet,Expresso Read more


Having outgrown its current 1999-designed logo, the WisconsinHumane Society (WHS) introduced a brand new logo Friday, Dec. 5.WHS shared that it wanted a simple, iconic expression toconvey the values of the organization and recognize the human-.. Read more

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Mayor Tom Barrett has declared Sept. 18, 2014, “WisconsinHumane Society Day,” recognizing the organization’s 135th anniversary andsuccesses in 2014.The WisconsinHuman Society (WHS) President and CEO Anne Reed stated in a press release,“Th.. Read more

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In their book Gluten-Free Made Easy, Christi Silbaugh and Michele Vilseck make a good point about the benefits of avoiding gluten: Even if you don’t suffer from a gluten allergy, avoiding the stuff means greater awareness of what you eat—a... Read more

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An astounding 76% of animal abusers also abuse a family member, according to the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys Read more

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With 4,000+ likes, the Facebook page for Save Milwaukee’s Court Case Dogs is bringing awareness to dozens of dogs in confinement within MADACC’s walls. As the page administrator and founder of Justice Alliance for Court Case Dogs, David Man... Read more

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Decreasing the number of feral cats in the city increases the quality of life. Ferals can be a terrible nuisance, especially when in heat. At night, their yowling, yelling and Read more

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The Milwaukee Brewers debuted their 2013 entrance music this weekend, and as is often the case, some of the most inspired picks belong to some of the team's least distinguished players. Snoozy backup outfielder Logan Schafer hopes to change his re.. Read more

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 BarackObama called his 2008 Presidential campaign “an improbable quest,” but not animpossible one. Whether the quest will go on for another four years is notaddressed by the A&E Network biography “Barack Obama: From His Childhoo.. Read more

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Paul McComas is a multidimensional performance artist whose high-energy acts have transfixed audiences for more than 20 years. McComas also is an award-winning filmmaker, musician, editor and author who was born and raised in Milwaukee... Read more


In honor of Black History Month, Scholastic Storybook Treasures has released a DVD for children, “Duke Ellington … and More Stories to Celebrate Great Figures in African American History.” Forest Whitaker’s resonant, almost poetic narration is .. Read more

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So Colin Cabot paraphrased Hamlet’s Horatio, in describing the first 30 years of The Skylight Theatre. Twenty years later, The Skylight Opera has invited prodigal son Dale Gutzman to direct An Evening with Gilbert and Sullivan (May 28 - Jun... Read more

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Insect species, which outnumber every other animal species on Earth, inspire a sense of both fascination and fear. Interestingly, the psychological implications of observing insects—whether they are considered beautiful, intriguing, disgust... Read more

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Milwaukee's independent pet stores mirror the nature of the neighborhoods that house them. Gary's Pet Jungle in Bay View is small-town friendly but big-city quirky. Like the small reptiles he stocks, owner Ga,City ... Read more

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