Foodbarrel Dog And Cat

Food Donations

Support dogs and cats in need with a donation of pet food!

Amazon Wishlist

Amazon Wish List

Check out our Amazon Wish List for items like food, toys, and more. Make a difference today.

Youth Education

Kids + Dogs + Cats

Inspiring a Humane Generation

Teaching kids about compassion for animals is important. At HSSW, we're inspiring a humane generation with programs and projects to get kids involved. 
Thank you to program sponsor, VCA Animal Hospitals for supporting our youth programs!

Education Programs

School Year Programs

These programs are your kid's ticket to a year of learning. They're a fun and educational deep dive into the world of HSSW for kids grades 3-8. Ready to learn more?

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Summer Programs

Join us for another year of summer fun in 2021! Check back for more details. Want to stay connected to the action? 

Click here. 

Projects for Kids

From food drives to crafts, kids of all ages can support the animals of the Humane Society for Southwest Washington. Check out projects for kids that benefit the dogs and cats in our care.

Printable Handouts

Staying safe around pets is important! These handouts are a great way to teach kids at home or in the classroom.

Coloring Sheets - A fun, educational, and crafty way to teach kids about safe interactions with animals. Grab the markers and print off a coloring sheet to teach your child about Responsible Pet Ownership and How to Greet a Dog

Body Language - Help your child learn what a dog or cat is saying with their body! Dog Body Language and Cat Body Language flyers can help kids stay safe interacting with pets. 

Safe Interaction with Pets - Knowing how to greet and interact with pets is important. Polite people-manners often translate to polite dog-manners. Common Sense Dog Interaction can be easy!