News

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. 

07/13/2018 - 11:29am

The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners heard the results of a Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) audit on Thursday, July 12, 2018. (Redirect to Multnomah County Website)

07/12/2018 - 3:21pm
From left: Animal Services Director Jackie Rose, County Attorney David Blankfeld, and Andrea Kozil, community advocate

Multnomah County, Oregon passed a progressive ordinance today to ban traveling displays of wild and exotic animals, safeguarding against potentially inhumane training practices, confinement, or treatment.(Redirect to Multnomah County Website)

07/12/2018 - 2:29pm
Dog in a hot car

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.

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