News

01/20/2017 - 3:32pm

General receives care, companionship, and professional training around the clock while fostered by inmates at Columbia River Correctional Institution (CRCI).

01/20/2017 - 9:56am
Matzah today

Matzah the Siamese cat was reunited with his original owner after twelve years of being missing.

01/19/2017 - 4:53pm
kitten on play wall

Kittens in foster care with volunteer Sheila T. were featured on Instagram's #WeeklyFluff pet video post on January 18, and have received over ten million views.

01/13/2017 - 9:00am

Alexandria searched for her lost dog for two years.  Thanks to a microchip, Junebug the Pug was reunited with her family after she was missing for two years and found as a stray.

01/09/2017 - 5:44pm

MCAS Essential staff, including officers, dispatchers, and animal care staff, all report to work everyday, no matter what the freezing, snowing, icing conditions outside may be.

01/09/2017 - 4:27pm
Tabby White Toes

The Action Cat Team (ACT) recently helped trap and relocate a colony of cats after their caregiver passed away.

01/05/2017 - 4:34pm

Following the downtown Portland fire that displaced over eighty people from the Hotel Alder apartments, MCAS officers were called to help the animals of fire victims at the Red Cross shelter.

01/02/2017 - 4:14am
Days of December Adoption Special logo

The day of the month equaled the adoption fee for all pets six months and older, from December 1 - 31, 2016.  Thanks to your support, 273 pets found homes for the holidays during the December adoption special.

12/22/2016 - 8:37am

Thank you to Stephanie "La Traviesa" for her recent campaign to knit and sell beanie hats, then use the proceeds to purchase blankets for animals at the shelter.

12/19/2016 - 3:20pm

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) would like to clarify how the shelter kept affected dogs warm and comfortable when a central HVAC heating unit failed prior to recent cold temperatures.

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