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Animal Dermatology Clinic Portland Poised to Expand Operation at New State-of-the-Art Clinic

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Animal Dermatology Clinic Portland Poised to Expand Operation at New State-of-the-Art Clinic

PORTLAND, Ore., April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Animal Dermatology Clinic (ADC) Portland is pleased to announce the expansion of a new state-of-the-art dermatology specialty practice in Portland, OR. The 3,200 square foot facility will be home to five spacious exam rooms, designated cat and dog only spaces, and a special procedures room to perform biopsies,…

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Multnomah County Animal Services Bolsters Canine Enrichment Through Playgroups

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Multnomah County Animal Services Bolsters Canine Enrichment Through Playgroups

by Jay LeVitre   Building on the success of consistently high live-release rates each year, including 95.5% for dogs and 89.3% for cats in 2015, Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) is focused on providing personalized care, enrichment programs, and increased medical care for animals at the shelter.  2016 saw two major milestones for dogs- a dog…

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Vet Therapy Dog Shot By Neighbor for Scaring Turkeys

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Vet Therapy Dog Shot By Neighbor for Scaring Turkeys

Mary Farr and Josh Fonzi have only lived in Sherwood for a week before their neighbor, 66 year old Marvin Masayuki Abe, shot their Sonny, a 15-month-old German Shepard, who is a therapy dog for Josh Fonzi, an Iraq war veteran. Abe claimed the dog was on his property scaring his turkeys. The dogs weren’t in the…

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Time to dash! Doggie Dash that is…

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Time to dash! Doggie Dash that is…

by Candace Bailey If you’re an animal lover in Portland, you can’t have missed the social/media blitz going on to get the word out that there’s still time to register for the 2016 Doggie Dash! Taking place on Saturday, May 14, it’s sure to be a tail-wagging good time! Register before April 29 and you…

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Jayda has Been in Foster for Over 2 Years-Can you give her a home?

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Jayda has Been in Foster for Over 2 Years-Can you give her a home?

  Jayda has been in foster under the care of Oregon Dog Rescue. She is not good with other dogs, children, or small pets. My name is Jayda. I am a 7 year old, female, Cattle dog mix. I weigh around 55 pounds. I am looking for a breed experienced home that will exercise me…

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Portland Fire and Rescue Has a New Partner to Sniff Out Arson

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Portland Fire and Rescue Has a New Partner to Sniff Out Arson

By Robert Hudson   Dogs do amazing things for us, and Zeus is making Portland safer for us. Zeus is trained to detect  hydrocarbons found in petroleum-based fuel and accelerants in exchange for a tasty treat. His powerful nose is a valuable tool for investigators that helps to build charges against suspected arsonists.   Accelerant…

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