Lost and Found Adopt Donate Act Learn About Us
Pet Missing?
Found an Animal?
Stray Dogs
Stray Cats
Other Stray Animals
Lost Dogs
Lost cats
How to Adopt
Dogs
Cats
Other pets
Become a Member
Make a Donation
Volunteering and Fostering
News and Events
EC Humane Officer
Fundraisers
Dog Care & Training
Cat Care & Training
Helpful Resources
Newsletter
Adopt a Dog from the Eau Claire County Humane Association
Protect your pet. ShelterCare Pet Insurance Programs
Choosing a Companion

Now that you've made the decision to adopt a dog from ECCHA, you need to ask yourself "What kind of a dog do I want?" Pocket-sized lap dog or loving Labrador, choosing what type of dog to get is tough. Be sure you make the correct one by taking a few minutes to consider your options.

Dog Care

Taking care of a new pet can be a lot of work. From how to keep your dog healthy to house-training your new pup, we have the advice to make your transition into lifelong friendship an easy one.

Stay Informed

Learn about the latest animals that are available for adoption, check out upcoming events, and discover new ways to donate by signing up for our newsletter.

Name:

Email:

Adopting a Dog: discovering man's best friend

It's no secret that having a canine comrade can bring immeasurable amounts of love and joy to your life. Now that you have decided to bring a four-legged friend into your home, what type of dog is right for you? Make sure you consider all the possibilities before selecting a pet that will be with you for a lifetime. And remember, we are always getting new dogs into the shelter; so check back often for your perfect match.

Hello, I'm Zeus

Young
Male
Large

Hi, my name is Zeus and I am a very handsome neutered male American Staffordshire Terrier mix. I was brought to the…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Primrose

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Primrose, and even though I have quite a few small scares, I am still just as beautiful as my name.…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Jilly

Adult
Female
Large

Woof......Jilly here. I am 4 years old and a spayed female Bluetick Coonhound mix. I was brought to the shelter as a…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Nikko

Adult
Male
Large

Hi, my name is Nikko and I am a neutered male German Shepherd mix. I am about 7 years old and a special needs dog only…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Layla

Adult
Female
Medium

Well, hello there! My name is Layla and I am a happy-go-lucky and friendly female Beagle. I am 6 years old and spayed…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Ritz

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Ritz and I am a purebred English Pointer. I love to hunt, but I have become very gun shy, which is…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Diamond

Senior
Female
Large

Attention senior dog lovers! My name is Diamond, which fits me perfectly because I have a diamond shaped patch of white…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Ally and Jasmine (bonded pair)

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Ally (the brown dog) and this is my best friend Jasmine. Our previous owner moved out of state and…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Plush

Adult
Female
Large

Hi, my name is Plush and I am a pretty female Boxer mix. I am 2 1/2 years old and in need of a new home because my…

Adopt Me

Hello, I'm Cooper and Ellie

Adult
Male
Small

Hi There! My name is Cooper, and the gorgeous girl next to me is Ellie. We are Mini Dachshund's that love each other…

Adopt Me