Location, Hours, and Contact Information


5335 SW 42nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97221


Monday–Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: Noon – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed to the public.

Please note: The shelter will be closed to the public on Wednesday, July 4, in observation of Independence Day.

Phone: (503) 292-6628

Please 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 Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Calls are not processed on evenings or weekends. We appreciate your patience and will return your call as promptly as possible. Thank you!



Paige España, Director of Operations

Joe Martinez, Animal Care Manager

Julie Toporowski, Volunteer & Finance Manager

Board of Directors:

Beth Ernst, President

Janet Black, Vice President

Debra Burns, Treasurer

Tina Arth, Secretary

Cheryl Bolotin

Meagan Cuthill

Melissa Young