Local Pet Rescues We Highly Recommend
Over two-thirds of households in the US own pets, up from just over half of households. When considering pet ownership, it is easy to see just how much joy pets can bring to our lives. Here are a few health benefits of owning pets: They give us new skills, help us socialize, reduce our stress, encourage us to exercise, and contribute to our happiness!
Are you considering adopting a new family member? Pet ownership can contribute to a healthy and happy life -- we encourage you to go rescue a furry friend today!
Here in the Portland, Oregon area, there are many amazing organizations and rescues and we know it can be difficult navigating the various shelters, rescues and other pet adoption agencies. So, we've highlighted our favorite organizations here.
Dog + Cat Rescues:
- Oregon Dog Rescue
- Oregon Humane Society
- Family Dogs, New Life Shelter
- The Pixie Project
- The Indigo Rescue
- Underdog's Rock! Rescue
- Multnomah County Animal Services
- Animal Aid
- Puplandia Dog Rescue
- PAWS Animal Shelter
- Lancaster 4 Dog and Cat Rescue
- The Cat Adoption Team
- Oregon Dachshund Rescue
- Oregon Friends of Shelter Animals
- Clackamas County Dog Services
- Animal Rescue & Care Fund
- Bonnie L Hays Animal Shelter
- Newberg Animal Shelter
Have You Recently Adopted a Pet? Check out our "New Pet Checklist" here.
Would you like to have your rescue or organization included here? Reach out to our team at email@example.com and we will be in touch!