Upcoming Events at the Eau Claire County Humane Assocation

Fundraising Committee

The Fundraising Committee plans and organizes our fundraisers. The committee is looking for new and creative ways to increase our revenue in addition to volunteers to be a part of this committee so that we can continue to accomplish our mission. The committee meets every other month a Wednesday evening. For more information, contact our Executive Director at 715-839-4747 ext. 25 or email at .

Education Committee

The Education Committee was developed to increase awareness of animal welfare issues in addition to promoting ECCHA's mission and goals. The committee will meet as often as necessary to develop, implement, and monitor education programs. For more information, contact our Executive Director at 715-839-4747 ext. 25 or email at .

News & Events:

what's happening at ECCHA.

Raising awareness about animal welfare and working to increase donation revenue are both key elements to keeping the shelter running. From pet expos to community outreach opportunities, ECCHA always has something exciting to involve you and your pet. We host new events almost monthly and are always reaching out to our community for support. So check back often to learn more about our current needs and upcoming events.


  • PAWS to Remember

    June 1, 2016

    The ECCHA is offering

    This unique Honor and Memorial gift program is a heartfelt way to acknowledge the animal lovers in your life, past and present. "Paws to Remember" celebrates a special person or pet. Your $100 contribution to ECCHA ensures the care, safety, and placement of ECCHA animals in their forever homes. The Paw Plaque will be permanently displayed at ECCHA's lobby in a beautiful homemade show- case. All donors will receive a paw print lapel pin and a certificate showing this honor. 

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  • Thank you for joining us at Painting for PAWS!

    March 30, 2018

    Thank you to everyone who made our 3rd Annual Painting for Paws a success. There were 70 people who attended this fun filled evening to benefit ECCHA. The event raised over $2200 for our communities' homeless pets. ECCHA would like to thank our artist Cyndi from The Paint Shack for her time and expertise and The Metropolis Resort for donating the room. Please patronize these local businesses who donated wonderful gifts that were raffled off: Eauxx Claire Music Festival, Jackson Galaxy, Avalon Floral, Willow on Water, Pizza Del Re, The Paint Shack, Charter Bank, Keep Collective (Tonja Lanphere), RCU, Maureen Lux, Westconsin, Infinity Beverages, River Looks, Tri-Pawd pet sitting, Rex's Canine Training, Wagner's Lanes, Culvers, and Emmy Mathwig. We would also like to thank our volunteers, Janice and Barb, who donated their time the entire evening.  ECCHA and the Painting for Paws committee thank you for your support. We hope to see you and so many more next year.



  • NEW! Barn Cat Project

    July 5, 2017

    If you are interested in supporting this NEW project, please consider making a donation for these homeless cats who are willing to work! DONATE HERE

  • 32nd Fido & Friends Fun Run/Walk

    May 19, 2018

    Please join us for the 32nd Annual Fido & Friends Fun Run/Walk on May 19, 2018. Festivities begin at 11:00 AM and the run/walk starts at 12:00 PM. Click Here to Register !  

     Fido & Friends Fun Run/Walk Logo

    Don't forget to collect pledges from your family, friends and co-workers to receive door prize entries, an event sweatshirt and/or gift cards. Download a pledge form here!

  • Annual Banquet 2018

    April 24, 2018

    Please join us for the Annual Banquet where we honor our wonderful volunteers and reflect on our accomplishments! Everyone is invited.

    Click here to download the registration form. 

    Annual Banquet Poster