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Dog Services

We provide dog shelter, stray care, adoptions, and lost and found services. We reunite owners with lost dogs and match adoptable dogs with good homes. Is your home a good match for one of our dogs?

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Keep your pets safe in summer heat

Temperatures inside a car can soar quickly to dangerous levels, even if the outside temperature is in the 70s. Keep your pets safe; leave them at home.

Don't leave a pet in a parked car on a hot day.


Licensing your dog will help us reunite you should your dog become lost. Licensing also helps pay for the care of homeless animals while we attempt to find them a new home. Purchase or renew a license.

License your dog. It's the law.

Is barking a problem?

Continuously barking dogs can be an annoying neighborhood problem. Our barking dog resolution program is designed to resolve issues related to continuous barking.

If your dog is barking excessively, consult our guide to why dogs bark.

Dog waste management 

If pet waste is left on the ground, it may eventually make its way into a nearby storm drain or stream the next time it rains.

More on pet waste management

Keep our water clean. Pick up after your pet.

What about cats?

If you are seeking services for cats, check out Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon or Cat Adoption Team.

How we’re doing

View our Maddie’s Fund annual statistics.

We are a founding partner of the Animal Shelter Alliance of Portland

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Dog Services

Contact Us

Animal Adoption & Education Center
13141 SE Highway 212
Clackamas, OR 97015

Fax: 503-557-2829

Adoption Viewing Hours:
Tuesday – Saturday
11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Administrative Offices:
Monday - Saturday
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.