Iowa County Humane Society

Serving the animals and citizens of Iowa County and its surrounding communities

Employment at ICHS 

There is nothing more satisfying than making a lasting difference in the life of an unwanted, homeless or abused animal. As an employee of the Iowa County Humane Society, you will be an important part of our team of dedicated staff who help give around 400 animals each year a chance for a new life in a loving home. If you have a passion for animals and their welfare, possess a positive, upbeat attitude and are a team player, you could be part of the ICHS mission of giving every animal the chance that it deserves!

If you're interested in helping Iowa County Humane Society and its animals you can also check our volunteer needs!


Shelter Operations Assistant

Position Summary: 

Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Operational Assistant will assist in the provision of animal care as well as customer support. The operational assistant is responsible for the compassionate delivery of programs and services offered through ICHS front desk (i.e. adoptions, intake of pets, and providing resources to community members in need), all while providing outstanding customer service. In addition, the operational assistant will be trained to assist in all duties related to animal care.


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Pay: From $12.00 per hour


Please fill out a job application and return to: 305 Co Rd YZ, Dodgeville WI 53533 or email to


If you are considering employment at ICHS, remember that we work every day including holidays and bad weather days so reliable transportation and an ability to be at work when scheduled is necessary.

For general employment opportunities, please contact Iowa County Humane Society at
(608) 935-1381 or for more information or to apply.  

We are an equal opportunity employer.


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Iowa County Humane Society
305 Co. Rd. YZ
Dodgeville, WI. 53533

Phone: 608-935-1381
Fax: 608-935-2884

For additional contacts go to:
 Board of Directors and Staff

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ICHS Hours:

Business by appointment only. We are closed to the public for the duration of the COVID-19 emergency.