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10/23/2018 - 12:40pm
Illustration of a cat looking out the window. Text reads I keep my cats safe at home

Have you considered transitioning your cat indoors but haven’t been able to get started? According to the Humane Society, about two-thirds of cats live indoors either all or almost all of the time. As your vet will support, these indoor felines enjoy freedom from a laundry list of perils - diseases, parasites, automobile traffic, poisoning, our healthy population of urban coyotes, and simply

10/18/2018 - 5:28pm

Do you know a volunteer at Multnomah County Animal Services who goes above and beyond, or provides excellent customer service? Nominate exceptional volunteers for Volunteer of the Month.

10/05/2018 - 2:24pm
Fall in love with your new pet, adoption special

From October 26 until October 28, adoption fees are reduced 50% for all pets seven months and older during the Fall in Love With Your New Pet Adoption Special. Multnomah County Animal Services is proudly partnering with the ASPCA for Adopt a Shelter Dog month in October, offering an adoption special as part of the #FindYourFido campaign.

10/05/2018 - 2:23pm
Robert B

Congratulations to Robert B., nominated and chosen as the October 2018 Multnomah County Animal Services Volunteer of the Month.

09/26/2018 - 12:26pm
Volunteer in a kennel getting kissed by a pitbull

What could your workplace accomplish with 42 more employees?  For Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS), over 400 volunteers made this hypothetical question a reality in 2017-2018, volunteering 88,058 hours, or the equivalent work of 42 full time employees (FTE).

08/03/2018 - 11:15am
Lisa Morrison and Mark Campbell of Belmont Station

Thank you to all who supported the raffle at Belmont Station benefiting shelter pets at Multnomah County Animal Services!  You raised $640, and Lisa and Mark at Belmont Station generously matched $660, for a total of $1,300 raised for the animals.  Also, congratulations to Ben S. for winning the trip for two to the Lagunitas Beer Circus in Seattle on August 25.

08/01/2018 - 11:52am

Shopping for a new car, or looking to get that old clunker off your property? You can donate your vehicle to support the lifesaving Kitten Triage program at MCAS.

07/22/2018 - 4:49pm
Women sitting on a float with a pitbull, all dressed in pink

See the Multnomah County Animal Services "Pitties in Pink" Float in 2018 at the Starlight Parade, Pride Parade, Troutdale Summerfest, and the Gresham Teddy Bear Parade!

07/18/2018 - 5:58pm
Cartoon Cat and dog with an umbrella, Summer Lovin' Adoption Special, Adoption fees reduced 50 percent

From July 20-22, adoption fees were reduced by 50% for all animals seven months and older at Multnomah County Animal Services during the Summer Lovin' Adoption Special.  Thanks to your support of this special event, twenty-two animals were adopted during the special.

07/13/2018 - 12:58pm
Kitten Bottle-Fed in the Kitten Trailer

Thanks to supporters like you, the 2018 Kitten Triage Fundraiser exceeded its fundraising goals online and in the shelter, raising over $41,000 and counting. 

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