Animal Welfare

Keep up with the rescues, nonprofits, and organizations that make life better for pets and people.

Recent Articles

Featured Stories
a Silver Anniversary for Mutts

MUTTS Patrick McDonnell reflects on the past 25 years

On the Road to Rescue

the tale of a road to rescue

K9 Blood Donors are Lifesavers

Upcoming Events

Furry Fun Planner
Bow Wow Bingo

Who’s ready for some bingo?? Bingo in Redmond every Thursday starting at 6:30pm. Win some 💰💵 drink good 🍺 eat delicious 🍔 and help a local non-profit, BrightSide Animal Shelter. The perfect thirsty Thursday!

Protect Your Pet

License your pet at Multnomah County Animal Services on Saturdays from 8 - 11 am, and get a free rabies vaccine, plus a free exam from Good Neighbor Vet!

Halloween Romp and Outdoor Greyhound Playdate

Halloween outdoor playdate, costumes for pets and people encouraged. Kid friendly.

 Meet & Greet with Wigglin' Home at Mud Bay Williams Store

We would love for you to join WHBR at our Meet & Greet event held at the Mud Bay Grant Park Village store!

The Filling Station Pet Supplies Adoption Events

Adoption event hosted by Oregon Friends of Shelter Animals

Bowser's Boo Bash 2019

Join us for a night of live and silent auctions, entertainment, delicious food, and more. Tickets are on sale now. Find out more about the event here:


Favorite dog adoption event, hosted by Edge Coffee and Oregon Dog Rescue. Kid friendly

Paint Your Pet Sundays in October

Paint your pet… Email a photo of your pet to The photo will be then be transferred onto a 11x14 canvas and will be ready for you to paint when you come in. Tickets $40.00. Hosted by Humane Society for Southwest Washington and Vancouver Art Space

Let's Eat Out Fundraiser Night

Join us, “Let’s Eat Out” and help them raise money! The Old Spaghetti Factory will donate 15% of your dinner’s proceeds to SafeHaven Humane Society

Animal Balance Fundraiser at The Capitol Bend

50% of bar sales will benefit Animal Balance from 6pm - 9pm! Animal Balance travels the world providing free and affordable high volume, high quality spay/neuter.