News

01/21/2020 - 6:40pm
ACO truck in the snow

Join our team of humane animal care and customer service professionals, serving the pets and people of Multnomah County. Learn about working for Multnomah County, such as how to apply, work locations, information for veterans, and career paths at multco.us/jobs.

01/20/2020 - 2:59pm

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) is happy to report that the two dogs rescued from Beaver Creek Canyon were reclaimed by their owner the afternoon of Monday, September 16, 2019. The two poodle mix dogs, Estrella, and Zanzon, were reunited with Elizabeth, their concerned owner, at the MCAS Troutdale shelter.

01/05/2020 - 11:18am
Protect Your Pet

License your pet at Multnomah County Animal Services on Saturdays from 8 - 11 am, and get a free rabies vaccine, plus a free exam from Good Neighbor Vet!

Clinics will be held every Saturday of each month from 8 am - 11 am. If you already have a license, you can still take part! Rabies vaccines for already licensed pets are just $32.

01/03/2020 - 12:46pm
Monica with Hanna the dog

Monica D. has volunteered at Multnomah County Animal Services since 2015, and focuses on finding the right adoption matches for visitors to the shelter. While Monica’s focus is on dogs, she also helps out wherever she’s needed at the shelter.

01/01/2020 - 5:05pm
Countdown to 2020 Adoption Special

You helped find homes for 317 animals in December 2019! During the Countdown to 2020 Adoption Special at Multnomah County Animal Services, adoption fees started at $31 on December 1, and reduced by $1 each day through December 31 for all animals seven (7) months and older.

12/31/2019 - 12:54pm
Fireworks pet safety infographic

With fireworks booming, The New Year and Independence Day holidays can be frightening times for your pets. Sadly, it’s common to lose pets during this time. Ahead of the holiday, Multnomah County Animal Services wants to remind pet owners about services and resources to help reunite them with their pets quickly, as well as tips to keep your pets safe during fireworks displays.

12/27/2019 - 11:34am
Jackie holds a kitten and smiles

In five years at MCAS, Jackie Vitron has scaled a lifetime of experience in animal care to meet the demands of 1,000 kittens treated through the Kitten Triage Program each year.

12/24/2019 - 7:22am
Rascal the cat

Do you want to know how many animals come to Multnomah County Animal Services each month, where they go, or the types of calls our Animal Services officers respond to in the community? View our monthly report for November 2019.

12/23/2019 - 4:41pm
Richie the dog

Do you want to know how many animals come to Multnomah County Animal Services each month, where they go, or the types of calls our Animal Services officers respond to in the community? View our monthly report for October 2019.

12/23/2019 - 3:44pm
A black cat named Hank the Tank

Do you want to know how many animals come to Multnomah County Animal Services each month, where they go, or the types of calls our Animal Services officers respond to in the community? View our monthly report for September 2019.

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