10/21/2016 - 1:16pm

Read about a cat named Trickster, and how MCAS Field Officers and the Action Cat Team work together to serve cats in our community.

10/19/2016 - 5:48pm

MCAS Officers brought food and supplies to Red Cross Shelters so that displaced pets can stay with their owners after the Portland Gas Explosion.

10/13/2016 - 8:52am

Head down to Petsmart in Gresham on October 22, 2016 from 11 am to 3 pm to visit with adoptable pets from Multnomah County Animal Services.  The dogs will be dressed in their halloween costumes to greet visitors and potential adopters.


10/07/2016 - 3:50pm
Grey Day in her trap

MaryJo of the Action Cat Team (ACT) Trap Neuter Return (TNR) program recently trapped the last elusive cat named Grey Day from a site where they had worked to spay and neuter every outdoor cat. 

09/30/2016 - 9:41am
Piper the dog- Paws to Vote Photo Contest Winner

Multnomah County Elections and Animal Services Urging Community to #PawstoVote through a Special Event to Promote Voter Registration

09/29/2016 - 6:29pm

How many of you know that volunteers come to the shelter at 6 am every morning to walk very excited dogs? Regardless, if it's dark, cold, raining or downright nasty, they show up for their shift and prevail.

09/23/2016 - 5:06pm

Read about the incredible story of Maggei, and how microchipping reunited her with her family in Nebraska when she was found in Portland. 

09/23/2016 - 4:15pm

Read the story of Reese, a senior cat who was abandoned, found in critical condition, helped by the community, and how Animal Control Officer Tiffany Pelland sought justice for Reese.

08/15/2016 - 9:18am

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!

08/01/2016 - 2:29pm

It’s important to protect pets from the heat to avoid heatstroke, which can be difficult to treat once it begins, and can be life threatening.  Please observe and share the following guidelines and resources for keeping pets cool in hot weather.