Upcoming Events



21
Apr
Metal 4 Muttz 2018

After a few years on hiatus, Metal 7 Muttz is back! THis year the proceeds will be split between Lincoln County Humane Society and Marathon County Humane Society. 

Metal 4 Muttz will be held April 21st at The Caberet in Wausau. There will be great music and lots of raffle prizes! More details coming soon! 




26
Apr
LCHS CLOSINGS

 

 

 

 

April 26

May 13, 19, 22, 23, 27, 28

June 10, 17

July 14, 18, 19

August 18, 19, 28

September 2, 3, 12, 13

October 11

November 8, 9, 22, 23 

December 6, 24, 25 

 

Please note - If Merrill schools are closed due to severe weather, LCHS will also be closed. Additional closing may occur as future events are scheduled. 

 




28
Apr
Northway Club Women's Doubles Pool Tournament

 Northway Club in Merrill is hosting a Women's Doubles Pool Tournament in memory of Mary Stahel and Sherri Pfaff on April 28th! The proceeds will be donated to LCHS!

There will be space for 20 teams - sign up ASAP. Starts at 11am sharp. THere will be a 50/50 Raffle and some other awesome Raffles! There will be some snacks and a quarter barrel for pool players 21 years & over to share! 

If you bring a donation for LCHS, you will also be entered into a drawing for a mystery basket. Entry is $25 per team with a 75% payback - double elimination. Sign up by calling Northway at 715-536-5988!

If anyone is interested in donating a raffle prize or sponsoring the event, please contact LCHS 715-536-3459 or Northway 715-536-5988. LCHS will provide a tax receipt for all donations and event sponsorships! 




02
May
Rabies Clinic at LCHS - May 2

Dr. Griffin from Willow Springs Garden & Pet Care will be hosting a Rabies Clinic at LCHS on May 2 from 3:45-5:30pm. PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE MORE THAN 10 MINUTES EARLY, SPACE IS LIMITED IN OUR INDOOR WAITING AREA. Please do not brings dog in until you have registered inside. When your name is called to bring your dog, please make sure the dog is leashed. Cats must be in carriers. If you have questions regarding the vaccines or additional services, please call their clinic at 715-675-1171. 

Prices:

Rabies Vaccine $20

Distemper Vaccine (Dogs or Cats) $20

Lymes Vaccine $34

Kennel Cough $20

If your pets are current on any vaccinations, please bring any records along.




12
May
Walk 4 Whiskers 2018

Join us Saturday May 12, 2018 for our Third Annual Walk 4 Whiskers 5K Event!

The walk/run will take place at The Riverbend Trail in Merrill. Registration will be held from 9am-11am. Lunch will be provided at LCHS at 11m.

The 5K will be $15 per person and $10 for children 10 and under. If you are planning to join us for lunch and would like to receive a door prize, you must pay and pre-register by May 6, 2018.

If you are only entering the walk, you do not need to pre-register.

Water will be provided at the walk. There will also be some great door prizes and raffles! There may be shelter dogs available to walk but everyone is welcome to bring their own dogs as well. 




12
May
Diamond Earring Raffle!

 Diamond Earring Raffle! After a local family generously donated a pair of diamond earrings, LCHS decided to have a Mother's Day Diamond Earring Raffle!

The earrings are sterling silver with diamond chips. They have an estimated value of $150-$180.

Tickets are $3 each or 2 for $5! The drawing will be held after the Walk for Whiskers event on May 12th. The drawing will be held at 12pm at LCHS. You do not need to be present to win!

Tickets are for sale at LCHS during our Open Hours (12pm-5pm Monday - Friday, 12pm-4pm Saturday, and 12pm-2pm Sunday). 




17
May
Rummage to Rescue Sale

LCHS will be hosting a garage sale at our building on May 17 & 18! The sale will last from 8am-4pm. We will have more details coming soon. 

*We are not able to accept donated items for the sale 




06
Jun
Rabies Clinic - June 6

Dr. Griffin from Willow Springs Garden & Pet Care will be hosting a Rabies Clinic at LCHS on June 6 from 3:45 - 5:30pm. PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE MORE THAN 10 MINUTES EARLY, SPACE IS LIMITED IN OUR INDOOR WAITING AREA. Please do not bring dogs in until you have registered inside. When your name is called to bring in your dog, please make sure the dog is leashed. Cats must be in carriers. If you have questions regarding the vaccines or additional services, please call their clinic at 715-675-1171. 

Prices:

Rabies Vaccine $20

Distemper Vaccine (Dogs or Cats) $20

Lymes Vaccine $34

Kennel Cough $20

If your pets are current on any vaccinations, please bring any records along 




09
Jun
Cruisin' For Critters - June 9, 2018

SAVE THE DATE! Cruzin' Fur Critters 2018! 

Our annual Cruzin' Fur Critters Poker Run will be held June 9, 2018! We will post more info about 2018 registration and stops soon. 

Registration is $20 per person and includes the poker hand, food, and live music at the end stop. 

Any businesses that are intersted in sponsoring the event, becoming an event stop, or donating prizes can contact Jim at 715-966-1961. All donations are tax-deductible! 




12
Jun
Sign-Making Night at Willow Springs Garden

On June 12th, 6pm-9pm, BMKreations Kindled will be hosting a sign-making night with a portion of the proceeds going to LCHS! Willow Springs Garden (5480 Hillcrest Drive, Wausau) will be hosting the event. There is a limit of 20 participants. It is $25 per sign. Food and drinks are available for purchase at Willow Springs Garden during the event. 

You are able to choose from existing signs or contact BMKreations Kindled to create an original idea. Check out sign options at

https://www.facebook.com/events/1579376045510428/?active_tab=about

 




14
Jun
The Fix Is In - June 14

The Fix Is In will be at LCHS on June 14 for low-cost spay and neuter surgeries for cats and dogs. You will need to call The Fix Is In to schedule an appointment. Appointments book up quickly so we recommend calling them at 715-256-8555 as soon as possible. 

You can also book an appointment online at http://www.thefixisin.org/make-appointment/

Prices range from $40-$50 for cats and $85-$140 for dogs. The rabies vaccine is included for free with all surgeries. Prices vary for dogs based on the weight of the dog. Additional services are available - check http://www.thefixisin.org/fix-your-pet/ for more information and pricing. 

LCHS does not have any access to scheduling, cancellation, or additional services. You must contact The Fix Is In directly. LCHS will be closed to the public while The Fix Is In is at the shelter. 




18
Jul
The Fix Is In - July 18 & 19

The Fix Is In will be at LCHS on July 18 & 19 for low-cost spay/neuter surgeries for cats and dogs. You will need to call The Fix to schedule an appointment. Appointments book up very quickly so we recommend calling them at 715-256-8555 as soon as possible.

You can also book an appointment online at http://www.thefixisin.org/make-appointment/

Prices range from $40-$50 for cats and $85-$140 for dogs (rabies vaccine is also included for free). Prices vary based on the weight of the dog. There are additional services available. Check http://www.thefixisin.org/fix-you-pet/ for more information and pricing. 

LCHS does not have access to scheduling, cancellation, or any other services. You must contact The Fix Is In directly. LCHS will be closed to the public while The Fix Is In is at the shelter. 




01
Aug
Rabies Clinics at LCHS - August 1

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Griffin & Peggy from Willow Springs Garden will be hosting a Rabies Clinic at LCHS on August 1st from 4pm-5:30pm. -PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE MORE THAN 10 MINUTES EARLY, SPACE IS LIMITED IN OUR INDOOR WAITING AREA - If you have questions regarding the vaccines or additional services, please call their clinic at 715-675-1171.

Prices:

Rabies Vaccine $20

Distemper Vaccine (Dogs or Cats) $20

Lymes Vaccine $34

Kennel Cough $20

 

If your animals are current on any vaccinations, please bring any veterinary records along. Dogs must be leashed and cats must be in carriers. 




28
Aug
The Fix Is In - August 28

LCHS is pleased to announce The Fix Is In is offering low-cost spay and neuter surgeries for cats and dogs at our shelter. The August surgery date is the 28th. You will need to call The Fix Is In to set up an appointment at 715-256-8555. 

You can also book an appointment online at http://www.thefixisin.org/make-appointment/

Prices for dog surgeries range from $85-$110 (including the rabies vaccine) and $40-$60 for cats (including the rabies vaccine). You can check out their website for additional services and information at www.thefixisin.org

LCHS does not have any access to scheduling, cancellation, or additional services. You must contact The Fix Is In directly. 

 




12
Sep
The Fix Is In - September 12 & 13

The Fix Is in will be at LCHS on September 12 & 13 for low-cost spay and neter surgeries for cats and dogs. You will need to call The Fix Is In to schedule an appointment. Appointments book up quickly so we recommend calling them at 715-256-8555 as soon as possible. 

You can also book an appointment online at http://www.thefixisin.org/make-appointment/

Prices range from $40-$50 for cats and $85-$140 for dogs. The rabies vaccine is included for free with all surgerires. Prices vary for dogs based on the weight of the dog. Additional services are available - check http://www.thefixisin.org/fix-your-pet/ for more information and pricing.

LCHS does not have any access to scheduling, cancellation, or additional services. You must contact The Fix Is In directly. LCHS will be closed to the public while The Fix Is In is at the shelter. 

 




13
Oct
2018 Fall Banquet - Save the Date!

Save the Date! Our 9th Annual Fall Banquet will be held October 13, 2018 at Les & Jim's Lincoln Lanes in Merrill. 

Doors open 4:30pm - Dinner starts at 6pm

Tickets are $40 per person if you purchase by October 3. If you purchase your ticket after October 3, the price will be $50 per person. 

The price of the ticket includes meal and entrance into the drawing for the Grand Prize. 

There will be tons of raffles, a Veteran's Raffle, and a dessert auction!

 




31
Dec
Donate to LCHS through AmazonSmile

Did you know that you can support LCHS by shopping through the Amazon Smile Program? Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Lincoln County Humane Society Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.

Check it out at - https://smile.amazon.com/ch/39-1278307




31
Dec
Donate Fresh Step Paw Points to Support LCHS!

Did you know you can support LCHS by donating your Fresh Step Paw Points? Your point donation from Fresh Step purchases must be submitted on their website and then LCHS is able to redeem the points for supplies! Check out the link below for more information.

https://www.freshstep.com/paw-points/shelter/lincoln-county-humane-society-739/




31
Dec
Donate to LCHS through Thrivent Financial

Time is running out if you would like to donate your Thrivent Choice dollars to LCHS! It only takes a minute to say you would like your Choice Dollars to help out the homless animals of Lincoln County.

This link will take you to our donation option - https://service.thrivent.com/apps/ThriventChoiceMemberWeb/public/orgDetails/100244220503




31
Dec
Donations from UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare, and Optum

Did you know employees of UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare, and Optum can donate to the Lincoln County Humane Society through Benevity? Benevity is a certified B Corporation, and is a global leader in online workplace giving, matching, volunteering, and grant management solutions. 

Benevity issues tax receipts to donors and sends recipient organizations monthly disbursements. If you are employed through UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare, or Optum, please check out http://causes.benevity.org in order to support the animals of the Lincoln County Humane Society!