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  • 11,000th Pet of 2014 Finds a Home!

    Staff and volunteers at OHS today celebrated the 11,000th adoption of 2014. The lucky dog was Lucy, a four-month-old Jack Russell terrier mix who was adopted by the Bruns family […]

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  • Owner of Alleged Puppy Mill Charged with Animal Cruelty

    The final group of animals forfeited to OHS after their seizure in Columbia County have been adopted and/or placed with other humane organizations dedicated to finding them the best possible […]

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  • OHS Gets Top Charity Ranking

    The nation’s top charity watchdog has awarded OHS its highest possible ranking for the seventh consecutive year, an honor given to only a handful of the nation’s nonprofits. Of the […]

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  • OHS Team Rescues Another Dog After 150-Foot Fall in Columbia Gorge

    In a nighttime rescue near High Bridge in the Columbia Gorge, an Oregon Humane Society rescue team last night brought to safety a young dog that had fallen 150 feet […]

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  • Columbia County Residents Convicted of Cattle Neglect

    A  Columbia County jury last week convicted two local residents of more than 120 counts of animal neglect in relation to a commercial cattle operation. The unanimous conviction on all […]

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  • Stolen Puppy Found Safe

    Watch the reunion of Marlowe with her OHS foster parent and her adopter The puppy stolen from the Oregon Humane Society on Sept. 16 was recovered safe yesterday evening. The […]

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  • Thief Steals Puppy from OHS Shelter

    Video Footage of the OHS Lobby The video below is surveillance footage of the OHS lobby on the afternoon the theft occurred. If you have any information pertaining to people […]

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  • Cats Rescued from Overcrowded Home Available for Adoption this Week

    The Oregon Humane Society is asking the public to open their hearts to a group of cats rescued earlier this month from the home of a Milwaukie resident who was […]

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  • OHS Rescues More than 40 Pets from Milwaukie Home Adoptions to Begin Soon

    Acting to save the lives of pets, OHS has seized 41 felines and one dog from a Milwaukie man who had been under investigation for animal neglect. The pets were […]

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  • 500th Student Completes Studies at OHS Hospital

    The Oregon Humane Society’s medical center reached a major milestone in June: a veterinary student from Moab, Utah became the 500th student to complete a required medical rotation at the […]

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