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Volunteer open house set for Clackamas County Dog Services, Aug. 18

Wouldyou like to spend more time with friendly, four-legged animals that need yourlove and attention? Do you want to help homeless dogs find a new foreverfamily.

Ifso, you're invited to the Clackamas County Animal Adoption and Education CenterVolunteer Open House Orientation on Sunday, August 18, from noon to 3p.m. People interested in volunteering will have a great opportunity togather information about all Dog Services does to help the community, tour theAnimal Adoption and Education Center, and learn about available volunteeropportunities.

Theopen house will be held at Dog Services at 13141 SE Highway 212 in Clackamas.

Tourswill be offered from noon to 1 p.m., followed by a program overview and aquestion/answer session with staff and current volunteers. Volunteersmust be 18 years old or older, except for youth who volunteer with theirparents or youth who want to do community-based projects in support of theCenter.

Membersof the public interested in adopting a dog are welcome to stop by the AnimalAdoption and Education Center Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 5p.m. Dogs available for adoption can also be seen online at or on the County Government CableChannel.

Formore information, contact Maura White at or 503-722-6729.

Clackamas County Dog Services provides a wide variety ofservices throughout Clackamas County including dog licensing; sick, injured andemergency dog rescue; pet protective custody, bite investigations, quarantineof dogs that have bitten and are not rabies vaccinated, inspection of dogkennels and spay/neuter services. Clackamas Dogs Foundation is dedicatedto promoting the health and well being of dogs and people through supportingthe educational and public service activities and programs of CCDS.For more information about Clackamas County DogServices, go to or call 503.655.8628.

For more information about Clackamas DogsFoundation, go to or contact Development Officer Maura White at or 503-722-6729.

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