04/21/2017 - 1:54pm

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) has a passion for helping families in distress keep their pets. MCAS officers went above and beyond this month to care for a dog in need of medical care.

04/11/2017 - 12:50pm

Thank you to KGW for featuring Multnomah County Animal Services on Portland Today for National Pet Day.

04/07/2017 - 1:36pm

Volunteers are needed for the Kitten Triage Program to help hold, feed, bathe, socialize, and play with kittens.

03/28/2017 - 2:40pm

It’s not kitten season yet, but it several hoarding cases recently that have resulted in an unexpected number of cat admissions. Thirty percent (30%) of the cats available for adoption in the MCAS Cattery are previous victims of a hoarding situation.

03/24/2017 - 2:48pm

Jodi Luffman laughs as she struggles to pull the thick straps of the plastic navy blue overalls over her shoulders without getting the clasps tangled in her shoulder-length blond hair. She steps into a tall pair of rubber boots and strikes a superhero pose, making fun of her heavy-duty uniform.

03/13/2017 - 3:46pm


Nancy never expected the call she received last week; after missing for 3 ½ years, her cat Larry was found! 

03/07/2017 - 3:50pm

This little guy was quite the mess when the tow truck driver found him abandoned in a car.  The story is muddy, but his owner may have been pulled out of the car unconscious as much as a week before the tow truck driver arrived, meaning Grover had been without food or water for the entire time. Luckily for him,

02/17/2017 - 5:04pm
Scooby-Doo Monster Truck Visiting MCAS on Feb. 24 from 12 - 1 pm

Come to MCAS on Friday, February 24th to see Scooby-Doo Monster Truck & driver, Myranda Cozad of Monster Jam from 12-1 pm.  Monster Adoption Special gives 20% off adoption fees throughout the day!

02/16/2017 - 12:58pm

Progressive shelter practices at Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) resulted in saving over 96 percent of dogs, and 92 percent of cats, the highest live-release rate in the history of the agency.