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Clackamas County Dog Services

Animal Adoption and Education Center
13141 SE Highway 212
Clackamas, OR 97015 map
Phone:  503-655-8628
Phone:  503-722-6519
Fax: 503-557-2829
Adoption Viewing Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Administrative Offices: Monday - Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Proposed Animal/Dog Code, Fee, Fine & License Changes; Public Hearings July 17 and 31

The Board of County Commissioners is considering proposed changes in the county ordinance on animals, including creating a program to respond to complaints about barking dogs, changes to align with new state laws and changes to clarify text, as well as related changes to fees, fines and licenses.  Details are in the documents listed below.  The public is invited to comment on any of the proposed changes by sending an email to the Board at, writing to the Board at 2051 Kaen Rd, Oregon City, OR 97045, or speaking at one of the public hearings scheduled for 6 p.m., July 17 and 10 a.m., July 31.  Both hearings will be held in the BCC Hearing Room on the 4th floor of the Public Services Building, 2051 Kaen Rd, Oregon City.


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Clackamas County Dog Services

We provide shelter, medical care and support to Clackamas County dogs in need and a wide variety of related services to the community, including: 

  • Licensing of dogs
  • Adoptions of amazing dogs
  • Lost and found dogs
  • Ongoing support to adopters
    • Dog safety & bite prevention presentations
    • Humane and responsible pet ownership education
  • Sick, injured and emergency dog rescue
  • Protective custody for pets
  • Dog bite investigations
  • Quarantine of dogs that have bitten and are not rabies vaccinated
  • Removal of vicious or feral dogs
  • Pick up of dead dogs
  • Inspection of dog kennels
  • Serving notices of infraction and citation

Communities We Serve

We provide all dog-related services (including licensing, sheltering and complaint service response) for the following areas of Clackamas County:

We provide dog licensing and sheltering for the cities of:

CCDS provides dog sheltering services for the cities of:

Tualatin animal services are provided by Washington County Animal Services.


ASAP Logo Clackamas County Dog Services is a founding partner of the Animal Shelter Alliance of Portland

Dog Services links:

  • Amazing New Beginnings
  • Contact Us
  • Current Adoptable Pets
  • Dog Complaints & Investigations
  • Dog Licenses and Laws
  • Dog Services Volunteer Application
  • Dog Training Classes
  • General Adoption Information
  • Lost and Found Information
  • Other Animals and Resources
  • Pets and Fireworks Don't Mix
  • Poison Awareness Calendar
  • Rabies
  • Reverse Dog License Search
  • Spay/Neuter
  • Statistics
  • Submitting lost or found dog photos
  • Support Dog Services
  • Thanks for entering
  • Veterinarian List
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