01/07/2019 - 11:53am

Seeking passionate animal-welfare advocates in the community to participate and provide input for grant-writing, corporate sponsorships and fundraising, social media engagement, and education outreach efforts.

01/04/2019 - 12:39pm
Tyler and Tron

Congratulations to Tyler L., nominated and chosen as the January 2019 Multnomah County Animal Services Volunteer of the Month.

12/11/2018 - 5:37pm
Cream colored cat with brilliant blue eyes laying down

Do you want to know how many animals come to Multnomah County Animal Services each month, where they go, or the types of calls our Animal Services officers respond to in the community? View our monthly report for November 2018.

12/05/2018 - 6:40pm
Woman with her arms wrapped around a dog

Congratulations to Sue S., nominated and chosen as the December 2018 Multnomah County Animal Services Volunteer of the Month.

11/19/2018 - 12:13pm
cat and dog wearing Santa hats. Days of December adoption special

UPDATE: Thanks to your support, 265 animals found homes for the holidays during the 2018 Days of December Adoption Special!

11/14/2018 - 2:30pm
Allison Freese head shot

Since 2014, the professional-quality photos of adoptable cats at Multnomah County Animal Services are all the hard work of volunteer Alison F. 

11/08/2018 - 6:40pm
Roosters sitting side by side

Remember when 40+ roosters mysteriously appeared in the Pearl in Portland the night of Saturday, Nov. 3?  All have now found homes thanks to your support!

11/08/2018 - 6:34pm
Kelly S kneeling behind a dog

Congratulations to Kelley S., nominated and chosen as the November 2018 Multnomah County Animal Services Volunteer of the Month.

11/08/2018 - 2:29pm

What are the big trends at Multnomah County Animal Services? Is Multnomah County investing more in Animal Services than ever? Are fewer animals coming into the shelter? How have live-release-rates, number of animals served, and their length-of-stay changed over time, and how are they correlated?  Find the answers to your questions here.

11/01/2018 - 1:27pm
Cartoon cat holding a sign that says spay and save

Jolly St. Snip is coming to town!  Fix your cat or kitten for FREE the week of December 3-7.  Call 1-800-345-SPAY today to schedule a free spay/neuter appointment during this one week only!