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10/23/2018 - 12:40pm
Illustration of a cat looking out the window. Text reads I keep my cats safe at home

Have you considered transitioning your cat indoors but haven’t been able to get started? According to the Humane Society, about two-thirds of cats live indoors either all or almost all of the time. As your vet will support, these indoor felines enjoy freedom from a laundry list of perils - diseases, parasites, automobile traffic, poisoning, our healthy population of urban coyotes, and simply

10/18/2018 - 5:28pm

Do you know a volunteer at Multnomah County Animal Services who goes above and beyond, or provides excellent customer service? Nominate exceptional volunteers for Volunteer of the Month.

10/05/2018 - 2:24pm
Fall in love with your new pet, adoption special

From October 26 until October 28, adoption fees are reduced 50% for all pets seven months and older during the Fall in Love With Your New Pet Adoption Special. Multnomah County Animal Services is proudly partnering with the ASPCA for Adopt a Shelter Dog month in October, offering an adoption special as part of the #FindYourFido campaign.

10/05/2018 - 2:23pm
Robert B

Congratulations to Robert B., nominated and chosen as the October 2018 Multnomah County Animal Services Volunteer of the Month.

09/26/2018 - 12:26pm
Volunteer in a kennel getting kissed by a pitbull

What could your workplace accomplish with 42 more employees?  For Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS), over 400 volunteers made this hypothetical question a reality in 2017-2018, volunteering 88,058 hours, or the equivalent work of 42 full time employees (FTE).

08/03/2018 - 11:15am
Lisa Morrison and Mark Campbell of Belmont Station

Thank you to all who supported the raffle at Belmont Station benefiting shelter pets at Multnomah County Animal Services!  You raised $640, and Lisa and Mark at Belmont Station generously matched $660, for a total of $1,300 raised for the animals.  Also, congratulations to Ben S. for winning the trip for two to the Lagunitas Beer Circus in Seattle on August 25.

08/01/2018 - 11:52am

Shopping for a new car, or looking to get that old clunker off your property? You can donate your vehicle to support the lifesaving Kitten Triage program at MCAS.

07/18/2018 - 5:58pm
Cartoon Cat and dog with an umbrella, Summer Lovin' Adoption Special, Adoption fees reduced 50 percent

From July 20-22, adoption fees were reduced by 50% for all animals seven months and older at Multnomah County Animal Services during the Summer Lovin' Adoption Special.  Thanks to your support of this special event, twenty-two animals were adopted during the special.

07/13/2018 - 12:58pm
Kitten Bottle-Fed in the Kitten Trailer

Thanks to supporters like you, the 2018 Kitten Triage Fundraiser exceeded its fundraising goals online and in the shelter, raising over $41,000 and counting. 

07/13/2018 - 11:29am

The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners heard the results of a Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) audit on Thursday, July 12, 2018. (Redirect to Multnomah County Website)

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