News

12/11/2019 - 3:38pm
Woman holding a kitten near her shoulder

Melinda Hickey is retiring after eight and a half years. Melinda’s experience and insight as a volunteer helped shape the volunteer program in her “dream job” as Volunteer Coordinator for Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS).

12/05/2019 - 5:03pm
Woman standing holding a cat to her chest

Congratulations to Carol P., nominated and chosen as a December 2019 Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) Volunteer of the Month.

12/05/2019 - 4:56pm
Marsha S, December 2019 volunteer of the month

Congratulations to Marsha S., nominated and chosen as a December 2019 Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) Volunteer of the Month. As a volunteer of fifteen years, Marsha’s philosophy is to focus on making the lives of animals better during their stay, and helping them find new adoptive homes where that can continue.

11/25/2019 - 4:03pm
dog nose and snow

As temperatures drop, take special precautions to protect your pets from winter weather. Visit multco.us/winter-weather to read winter weather tips for pets and people, and learn about Multnomah County's services and cold-weather shelters.

11/22/2019 - 9:29am
Woman holding a small dog by her face

Tess Bedell is celebrating five (5) years as a Client Services staffer at Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS), and as a Multnomah County Employee.

11/08/2019 - 2:07pm
Janice with Mikah, an adoptable dog

Congratulations to Janice T., nominated and chosen as the November 2019 Volunteer of the Month. Janice is a mover and a shaker in her advocacy for shelter pets. Volunteering at least three days each week on the dog team, Janice is personally invested in the enrichment and wellbeing of dogs at Multnomah County Animal Services- especially the ones who need the most help to find new homes.

11/07/2019 - 12:05pm
Dr. Meghan Romney

Dr. Meghan Romney celebrates fifteen (15) years as a shelter veterinarian at Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS), a division of the Department of Community Services, and as a Multnomah County Employee.

10/31/2019 - 12:16pm
Roberta with cat

Roberta Ruble celebrates fifteen (15) years as a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) for Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS), a division of the Department of Community Services (DCS), and as a Multnomah County Employee.

10/17/2019 - 4:24pm
A siamese cat looking at the camera

A long-term cruelty / neglect investigation involving eighty-six animals recently closed, resulting in relinquished animals to Animal Services, and probation with court-ordered treatment for their former owner.

10/09/2019 - 5:30pm
Jesse M holding a rabbit

Whether loving on bunnies, inspecting for safety hazards, washing food bowls, or managing laundry logistics, Jesse M. is an appreciated volunteer for all seasons at MCAS.

Pages