Consumer Information

​​​​​​​​​​The following are some of the animal issues most frequently asked about​:

​Animal Bite Prevention

​Shopping & Caring for Pets

​Rabies Prevention

​​Millions of people--most of them children--are bitten by dogs every year in the United States. The majority of these bites, if not all, are preventable.  Take a look at Dog Bite​s by the Numbers!

​Teach your children to prevent dog bites with our No Bites! coloring book​.

If your dog or cat bit someone, would you know what to do or what to expect?  You will once you read our Rabies Bites! brochure. 

More about rabies quarantine requirements

​Learn more about rabies and how to prevent it with our Rabies Prevention​ coloring book.

Bats can be a carrier of rabies.  Read more about how to deal with rabies and bats.

More about rabies quarantine requirements

​Becoming a Humane Officer

​Backyard Chickens

​Find out more about how to become a humane officer in Wisconsin including:

Use our handy humane officer locator map​ to find a humane officer in Wisconsin near you. 


​So you think you might want to own some backyard chickens.  Take a moment to consider some of this important information before investing too much in your backyard chicken operation.