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OHS News and Blog

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  • Friends Forever 2023 – Dynamic Duo

    In 2023, a special duo found a new home thanks to the Friends ForeverTM program. What goes together better than mac and cheese? Mack + Cheese + a new loving home. This […]

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  • Caring For You and Your Pets in Cold Weather

    Keep Your Furry Friends Comfortable and Safe Cold Weather Safety Tips for People

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  • Charitable Checkoff

    Tax season is right around the corner and if you’re feeling unsure about what to do with your refund, consider a Charitable Checkoff. How does it work? Funds received through […]

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  • The Art of Doing Nothing

    Keeping your dog active and busy can be essential for their physical and emotional health. But, so is teaching them to settle and do nothing.

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  • Happy Tails: Our Favorite Adoptions of 2023 

    There have been more than 11,000 adoptions this year at Oregon Humane Society. This extraordinary number of pets finding new homes showcases the compassion in our community and the commitment […]

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  • OHS Partners with PAW Team

    A Paw-sitively Amazing Paw-tnership For the clients of Portland Animal Welfare (PAW) Team, home is where their beloved pet is. Their clients all have a different story to share. Some […]

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  • OHS Photo Calendar Contest 2023

    Picture Perfect Thank you to everyone who participated in OHS’ 2023 Photo Calendar Contest. Over 200 photos were entered this year, and they received over 20,000 votes in total! Photos […]

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  • Canine Respiratory Disease FAQ

    What is happening? This summer, a new variation of respiratory disease was identified in several states. In a small percentage of those infected, dogs became severely ill very quickly or […]

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  • How Cotton Got His Fluff Back

    Cotton was part of a rescue from an extreme case of animal abuse and neglect here in Jackson County, Oregon. Thanks to a caller who reported the abuse, the Jackson […]

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  • Beagle-Versary: Celebrating One Year of Freedom

    Everyone had a howling good time!

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