Oregon Humane Society


To operate a private animal shelter adopting out more than 11,000 pets annually with no time limit on stays, offer free or low-cost spay/neuter surgeries, perform animal neglect and abuse investigations statewide, and provide humane education.

Bottom Line for Portland

Last year, OHS found homes for 11,620 pets (including 6,383 brought from overcrowded shelters), performed 4,800 free or low-cost spay/neuter surgeries, performed 7,840 emergency and other surgeries on shelter pets, provided humane education for 14,037 people, helped 2,281 pets through our free behavior help line, and assisted 2,313 animals through investigation cases.

“The Oregon Humane Society saved Theodore and in turn he has saved me. He wouldn’t be in my life if it weren’t for all of you.”—Marissa, OHS adopter

Business Partners

Ten G!G donors of $50 or more will win a gift from Clutch Coffeee Roasters: a logo mug, coffee-infused BBQ sauce or spice rub or a 12-ounce bag of custom OHS Thank You Blend whole-bean coffee. All donors to OHS will receive a 15 percent off coupon toward adoption fees and/or their purchase at the in-shelter retail store.

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