04/10/2020 - 4:17pm
Foster puppy, courtesy of Amanda

Congratulations to Multnomah County Animal Services foster volunteers, nominated and chosen as the April 2020 Volunteers of the Month. These exceptional volunteers open their homes to animals in need of round-the-clock monitoring and support, socialization, stress-relief, and behavior training. Foster volunteers play a crucial role in raising and maintaining live-release-rates by expanding the

04/07/2020 - 10:47am
Dog at the shelter

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) will only offer critical services, and limit shelter access until further notice, effective March 17, 2020.

04/03/2020 - 3:55pm

Meet Colleen, the new Volunteer Coordinator at MCAS, and Play a Get To Know You Game for Volunteers.

04/03/2020 - 12:00pm
Fred Meyer Rewards and Friends of Multnomah County Shelter Animals logos

You can help pets at our shelter and Friends of Multnomah County Shelter Animals earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards card!

03/31/2020 - 4:12pm

Thank you for your outpouring of generous support during the COVID-19 crisis. Here are guidelines to help the animals while protecting your health and community through physical distancing.

03/26/2020 - 1:02pm

As Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) releases its 2019 Asilomar report detailing the source and outcomes for dogs and cats at our shelter during the year, we also wish to provide some context for report figures.

03/25/2020 - 3:44pm
River the cat

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) is suspending intake of stray and community cats, except for cases where the cat is sick or injured, or in immediate danger due to cruelty, neglect, and similar circumstances. Finders of stray cats are encouraged to check for a local owner, or attempt to find an owner if the cat is lost.

03/19/2020 - 4:35pm
Amber the shelter dog (adopted)

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) will provide a grace period for pet licensing requirements during the current state of emergency.

03/17/2020 - 12:18pm
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 are currently cancelled until further notice, but are normally 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

03/11/2020 - 5:11pm
Amanda with Roger

As a volunteer at Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) since February 2018, Amanda T. has quickly distinguished herself as an advanced dog handler and mentor with a great deal of compassion for animals at the shelter.