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03/29/2019 - 2:15pm
Wade Sadler smiles during a taped interview

Wade Sadler, the Business Operations Manager at Multnomah County Animal Services, has been named interim director. He replaces Jackie Rose, who has accepted a position as director of Ventura County (Calif.) Animal Services. Rose leaves the County April 12.

03/29/2019 - 12:30pm
Animal Services Director testifies in front of Board of County Commissioners

We welcome scrutiny of the county's work protecting the health, safety and welfare of people and pets.  As the only public shelter in Multnomah County open to all, we're working to correct the challenges identified in two county audits. We've met—or are completing—79 percent of the auditor's 2016 recommendations. We know we have more work to do and are committed to doing so quickly and

03/15/2019 - 1:11pm
smiling dog

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 February 2019.

03/15/2019 - 1:02pm
Black and white cat

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 January 2019.

03/13/2019 - 5:30pm
Volunteer crouches with a senior St. Bernard dog

Congratulations to Jason H., nominated and chosen as the March 2019 Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) Volunteer of the Month.  A volunteer at Multnomah County Animal Services since March 2017, Jason H. is a mover and shaker, making a difference for shelter animals, fellow volunteers, and staff.

02/15/2019 - 12:24pm
A dog smiles as he wears ear protection

In an effort to protect the hearing of our visitors, we're advising all members of the public to wear earplugs or other comparable hearing protections while in the dog kennels. You can pickup your own pair of earplugs by the door to adoptable dogs when you visit.

02/11/2019 - 5:00pm
Handsome pit bull mix dog looking up

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 December 2018.

01/31/2019 - 5:01pm
Volunteer comforting a dog post surgery

Congratulations to Bonnie H., nominated and chosen as the February 2019 Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) Volunteer of the Month.

 

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.

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