Recent Stories

Spay & Save Sewing Bee

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What could provide more comfort to a kitty recovering from a spay/neuter surgery than a soft, warm blanket hand-crafted by talented volunteer seamstresses? Soft Kitty, Warm Kitty On any given … Read More

Running with Dogs

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Ever wanted to take a shelter dog out for a run or a hike? You can, as a member of the OHS Canine Running Team! Members of this team are … Read More

Hayward Cats Get a Second Chance

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The OHS Second Chance crew provides an update on a recent intake of pets from a shelter in need. Not familiar with Second Chance? Read an introduction here » Second … Read More

Yes on Endangered Species Measure

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A proposed Oregon ballot measure that would outlaw the sale or purchase of animal parts from 12 endangered species has gained the support of OHS. The organizing group, Save Endangered … Read More

Italian Greyhounds Find Homes

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A crowd of nearly 40 Italian greyhound fans gathered at the front door of OHS the morning of Jan. 8, eager to get the first chance at adopting one of … Read More

Cold Weather Tips for Pets

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When the temperature begins to fall, pets need extra care. OHS offers tips to keep pets safe and healthy during cold weather. If the weather becomes too severe, please bring … Read More