News

10/31/2011 - 12:00am
Gabe the cat

When Gabe came into the shelter and tested positive for FIV, animal care technician Liz Klobucnik was determined to find a placement for him with a shelter that accepts FIV positive cats. He was just such a fabulous cat, she wanted to make sure Gabe got a second chance.

10/26/2011 - 11:52am

Tiki was the K103 Pet of the Week today. What a sweetheart she is! She's an active and silly Basset Hound mix that is full o' beans! 

10/26/2011 - 10:44am
Pitbull in a costume

Just announced! This weekend, Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) will be holding a special Pets & Treats Adoption Event. All kids in costumes will receive candy and all adopters can take advantage of special adoption fees for qualifying pets!

10/17/2011 - 9:56am
Feral cats outside a car

OregonLive recently posted a story about Multnomah County Animal Services' (MCAS) new Apartment Cat Team (ACT) project, designed to reduce the number of stray and feral cats in the Portland Metro area by encouraging residents of high-density feral cat areas to use trap-neuter-return services.

10/05/2011 - 1:18pm
Pitbull puppy

A dead dog found last week in a dumpster at a mobile home park in Portland has been diagnosed with parvovirus.

10/05/2011 - 12:00am
Puppy

A dead dog found last week in a dumpster at a mobile home park in Portland has been diagnosed with parvovirus.

10/03/2011 - 3:16pm
ASAP Logo

Multnomah County Animal Services is one of the founding members of the Animal Shelter Alliance of Portland (ASAP). ASAP is a coalition of the largest animal welfare organizations and the veterinary community serving the four-county Portland-metropolitan area.

08/31/2011 - 2:35pm
Facebook icon

Here at Multnomah County Animal Services, we're so pleased that the community wants to get involved and help their local animal shelter. Something as simple as enjoying and sharing our Facebook posts can help animals get adopted. Thank you to all of our fans!

08/31/2011 - 2:15pm
Rihanna, a pitbull mix

We care about all the animals in our shelter and here’s a story of one dog that has really captured our hearts. Her name is Rihanna, and she came into the shelter on March 23 without a license or a microchip that would have helped us to reunite her with her owner. Sadly, her owner never came looking for her.

04/26/2011 - 12:00am
Opposum in a tube

Field Officer Marc Rose recently responded to a call from a property manager about an opossum that was in need of rescue. The opossum had fallen into an open, 4-foot deep concrete cylinder and was unable to get out.

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