Oregon Humane Society
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Oregon Humane Society Mandated Service

A person wanting to volunteer at the Oregon Humane Society to fulfill court mandated community service can do so through his/her probation officer. OHS receives referrals directly from the county office or from individuals. If you are not referred directly from the county, you will need to provide, in writing:


  • Court documentation of offense
  • Number of hours to be completed
  • Deadline for completion
  • Court contact information if possible


All court mandated community service volunteers must:


  • Bring photo identification
  • Complete an OHS application


Court mandated community service volunteers have no contact with shelter animals or the public. Volunteer time may be spent performing the following duties:


  • Laundry
  • Washing dishes
  • Washing/disinfecting animal crates
  • Cleaning/disinfecting animal kennels


Please be aware that the Oregon Humane Society DOES NOT accept those convicted of the following crimes. All other charges will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.


  • Animal neglect/abuse
  • Violent crimes
  • Weapons charges
  • Crimes of a sexual nature
  • Some drug charges



Call the OHS Court Mandated Community Service Coordinator at (503) 793-9246 or (503) 209-2033.