With humane traps, a water jug, string, wet food, and patience, the Action Cat Team (ACT) is enlisting the help of residents to go “kitten fishing” to humanely capture kittens!
Many adopted cats and dogs have a period of adjustment to become comfortable with their new space and the other people and animals in it. Adopters Kathie and Jason were patient with Frannie, and even built a "Catio" for her and their other felines.
Found as a stray near Johnson Creek Boulevard and 82nd Street in SE Portland, Angel the senior cat was hungry, lost, and covered with fleas. A good samaritan brought the senior cat to Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) on May 28 in hopes that her owner would be found.
Trapped in the garage of an unoccupied home, Domino the cat was saved by vigilant neighbors listening for his cries, Multnomah County Animal Services Officer Cherry, and caring owners Tyrone and René.
The "Pitties in Pink" Float did it again in the Portland Rose Festival's 2017 Starlight Parade, winning first place in the non-commercial division. "Pitties in Pink" is the response of Multnomah County Animal Services to the many pit bulls up for adoption at the shelter.
Doris knew her dog, Paloma, was in distress and needed help, but she didn’t have a ride or money to take the dog to the vet. Doris called Multnomah County Animal Services, and Officer Cherry brought Doris and Paloma to DoveLewis Animal Hospital for treatment.
Read about the outcome of the Zidell Shipyard cats, and see the new stable of Kitties for Hire Willis and Cinder.
Police shot a dog that was attacking children at a bus stop in SE Portland. Multnomah County Animal Services rushed the dog to DoveLewis Animal Hospital, and went into overdrive to search for its owner.
Cece and her mom came in looking to adopt a bunny, and discovered that the perfect companion goes beyond cuteness when they found Puff.