Upcoming Events

Masks Sale 8/7 2:30-4:45

Our wonderful volunteers, Debbie & Marlene, will be selling masks on Friday August 7th at County Market in Merrill. All the proceeds will be donated to LCHS. Masks are $5 each and there are a variety of sizes and colors. Debbie and Marlene will be at County Market selling masks from 2:30-4:45pm. 

We would like to thank the donor who made the masks for the sale, Debbie & Marlene for hosting the sale, and County Market for allowing us to sell masks at their store! We greatly appreciate the support! 

Rabies Clinic: August 9 *BY APPOINTMENT ONLY*


Sun, August 9, 12pm-2pm 


You must call 715-573-8680 and speak to Dr. Prince to make an appointment. Paperwork will be filled out over the phone. Come at your scheduled time. Cash only for payment. Stay in your vehicle until asked to take your pet out of the vehicle for the vaccine(s). One person and one pet out of the vehicle at a time. The person holding the pet for the vaccine(s) needs to wear a face mask. 



Vaccines offered:

Rabies (dog or cat) $20

DHPPv (dog distemper) $20

FVRC (cat distemper) $20

Dog Vaccines:

Lyme $35

Leptospirosis $25

Kennel cough $25

Please bring any previous vaccination records.

For the safety of all pets and people, all dogs must be on a short leash. If you have an aggressive dog, please be prepared to muzzle the dog. Cats need to be in a crate or on a harness for safety. 

Vaccines provided and given by Jennifer Prince, DVM, Wausau Mobile Pet Hospital. Please contact Dr. Prince at 715-573-8680 with any questions.


Rabies Clinic - August 12, 4pm-5:30pm

Dr. Griffin from Willow Springs Pet Care will be hosting a Rabies Clinic at LCHS on August 12, from 4pm - 5:30pm. This clinic will be held in the shelter's garage. Registration will be in the west end of our parking lot. You will come to register and pay (cash or check only), and then wait in your vehicle until it is your turn to see the vet. Masks are encouraged but not required. 


Please do not bring dogs out of the vehicle until you have registered. 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 715-675-4030.


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 


The J.O.H. Memorial Raffle

 We would like to thank Debbie Alvin & Marlene Graap for organizing a raffle in Johanna Osness Hoerstmann's memory!

 The Johanna Osness Hoerstmann Memorial Raffle will begin in early June. All proceeds will benefit LCHS. The drawing will be held Saturday, August 29 at 5pm at the Trophy Bar in Merrill. Food & beer will begin at 3pm. 

Tickets: $20/each


1st: $300

2nd: $200

3rd-5th: $100/each

6th-8th: $50/each

9th-30th: $25/each

Prizes based on the sale of 250 tickets. Need not be present to win. 

Please call LCHS at 715-536-3459 to set an appointment to purchase tickets! Thank you! 

Barn Dance at Willow Springs Garden - September 11, 2020


September 11, 2020 - 6pm-10pm

Willow Springs Garden - 5480 Hillcrest Drive, Wausau


Join us for dinner, live music, and dancing at Willow Springs Garden Round Barn! Tickets are $25 per person, $40 per couple, and $10 for kids 11 & under. 

Admission includes buffet-style pizza dinner with salad and desert, live music, and entry into the drawing for a door prize! There will be a cash bar available and raffles!

If anyone is interested in donating a prize for the raffle, please contact LCHS at 715-536-3459. 

8th Annual Craft, Gift, & Bake Sale

8th Annual Craft, Gift, & Bake Sale to benefit LCHS! 


Saturday October 24th, 9am-3pm


Pine River Town Hall (N1647 Deer Run Ave in Merrill)


Questions: Call 715-966-3545


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

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.


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

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!

Soup & Chili Cook-Off February 20, 2021


Lincoln County Humane Society's Third Annual Soup & Chili Cook-Off

Merrill Eagle's Club

February 20 at 4pm - Judging at 6pm 




You be the judge!

Tickets - $10 in advance, $15 at the door

Doors open at 4pm

Soup & Chili Samples


Bake Sale

Cash bar available

Tickets sold at LCHS




$2 per soup/chili entry

1 crockpot minimum

Soup warm on arrival

Extension cords/plug ins available

Prizes for 1st & 2nd Place

Register at 715-536-3459 starting February 1, 2021