Location, Hours, and Contact Information


In Person:

5335 SW 42nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97221


Monday – Friday    11am – 4pm
Saturday for Show and Tell   Noon – 4pm
The shelter is closed to the public on Sundays, Thanksgiving (Thurs. Nov. 24), Christmas Eve (Sat. Dec. 24) and New Year’s Eve (Sat. Dec. 31).

By Phone: (503) 292-6628

Note: In order to use our funds for the animals, we have a small office staff. Consequently, all calls are initially received by voicemail.  Our hours to return calls are 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Calls are not processed on evenings or weekends.

By Email:


Joe Martinez, Animal Care Coordinator

Julie Toporowski, Resource Coordinator

Board of Directors:

Janet Black, Interim President

Jarmila Moscove, Treasurer

Dr. Andy Frost, Secretary

Tina Arth

Nicole Baker

Cheryl Bolotin

Beth Ernst

Katherine Hearn

Debra Burns