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Multnomah Co. shelter has its highest save rate

Multnomah Co. shelter has its highest save rateIt's a milestone for Multnomah County.
  • News
  • 19 hours, 6 minutes ago
Vancouver

2 llamas briefly loose in Vancouver; little drama

2 llamas briefly loose in Vancouver; little dramaA rural area near Vancouver, Washington, had its own "llama drama" Thursday. Although while there were llamas, there was little drama.
  • Vancouver
  • 21 hours, 24 minutes ago
Animals

Mult. Co. shelter has lowest no-kill rate ever

Mult. Co. shelter has lowest no-kill rate everMult. Co. shelter has lowest no-kill rate ever
  • Animals
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Animals

Lawsuit claims Beneful food killed dogs

Lawsuit claims Beneful food killed dogsLawsuit claims Beneful food killed dogs
  • Animals
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Local

Report: Oregon wolves up, livestock attack cases down

Report: Oregon wolves up, livestock attack cases downAn annual report finds that wolves continued to grow in numbers and spread across Oregon in 2014, while livestock attack cases were down.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Animals

Lawsuit claims Purina brand is killing dogs

Lawsuit claims Purina brand is killing dogsA class-action lawsuit claims that the popular Beneful brand of dog food from Nestle Purina is killing dogs, reports the Top Class Actions blog
  • Animals
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Animals

Sea turtle rescued in Oregon arrives safely in Calif.

Sea turtle rescued in Oregon arrives safely in Calif.A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport is catching a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight.
  • Animals
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Animals

Rescued sea turtle flying from Newport to Long Beach, Calif.

Rescued sea turtle flying from Newport to Long Beach, Calif.The aquarium says the endangered olive ridley turtle named Solstice is being airlifted Tuesday on a Coast Guard C-130 and will complete her rehabilitation at SeaWorld in San Diego
  • Animals
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Animals

Rescued sea turtle flies home to S. California

Rescued sea turtle flies home to S. CaliforniaRescued sea turtle flies home to S. California
  • Animals
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Animals

Ore. cat shot with arrow recovers, is reunited with owners

Ore. cat shot with arrow recovers, is reunited with ownersA longhaired black cat that was found with an arrow lodged in her body has recovered after emergency surgery and been reunited with her owners.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Animals

Search abandoned for missing Wash. wallaby

Search abandoned for missing Wash. wallabyIt's been several weeks since anyone reported seeing a pet wallaby that escaped more than a month ago near Arlington, Washington. The owner of the Outback Kangaroo Farm says the search for Bella is over.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Animals

Oregon chub to be first fish taken off endangered list

Oregon chub to be first fish taken off endangered listIt's official. A tiny minnow that lives only in backwaters in Oregon's Willamette Valley is the first fish to be formally removed from Endangered Species Act protection because it is no longer in danger of extinction.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Woman stung by scorpion on plane: 'My hand is still numb'

Woman stung by scorpion on plane: 'My hand is still numb'A Portland-bound Alaska Airlines flight out of Los Angeles was delayed Saturday night after a passenger was stung on the hand by a scorpion.
  • News
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Animals

Snort among barks: Pig excels in Wash. dog agility class

Snort among barks: Pig excels in Wash. dog agility classOne student in a suburban Seattle dog agility class is drawing a lot of attention, and not just for her athletic skills. Amy is a pig.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Yikes! New Salem signs warn of attacking owls

Yikes! New Salem signs warn of attacking owlsThe City of Salem is posting unusual signs near a park and popular jogging hill, warning people that an angry owl could swoop down on them at any moment.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Photos: Ore. Zoo animals frolic in snow on year ago today

Photos: Ore. Zoo animals frolic in snow on year ago todayRemember what you were doing one year ago today? If you lived in Portland or Vancouver, you were most likely snow-bound at home, after a big storm covered the city in white.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Animals

Captive orca debate angers Keiko supporters

Captive orca debate angers Keiko supportersCaptive orca debate angers Keiko supporters
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
News

Keiko filmmaker joins debate about orca freedom

Keiko filmmaker joins debate about orca freedomKeiko, the Killer Whale who lived at the Newport Aquarium until his release is being pulled into a national debate about freeing whales.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Marion County

Fourth runner attacked by owl in Salem park

Fourth runner attacked by owl in Salem parkA fourth person has been attacked by an owl in the vicinity of Bush's Pasture Park, and this time it took more than skin.
  • Marion County
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Southern Ore. vacation rental can include lion encounter

Southern Ore. vacation rental can include lion encounterA rare white lion and six tawny lionesses in the couple's care at Walking with Lions sanctuary on the outskirts of Phoenix together gobble up 50 to 60 pounds of beef, horse and poultry each day.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Animals

Purringtons Cat Lounge a fun place to get your feline fix

Purringtons Cat Lounge a fun place to get your feline fixIf you are looking to adopt a cat (or just pet one), Purringtons Cat Lounge in Northeast Portland may be a fun place to get your feline fix.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Animals

Dueling rodents: Ore. hedgehog defies Phil, predicts Spring

Dueling rodents: Ore. hedgehog defies Phil, predicts SpringIn a dueling drama with the globally famous Punxsutawney Phil, the Oregon Zoo's hedgehog named Whiskers J. went out on a limb Monday and predicted an early Spring.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Animals

Clackamas firefighters revive cat rescued from burning home

Clackamas firefighters revive cat rescued from burning homeFirefighters rescued a family cat from a house fire in Clackamas County Saturday night.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
News

Eastern Oregon neglect case: More than 80 animals seized

Eastern Oregon neglect case: More than 80 animals seizedAuthorities in Union County say more than 80 farm animals have been seized from an Eastern Oregon property where investigators found more than two dozen carcasses.
  • News
  • 4 weeks ago
Marion County

Owl attacks again in Salem: City warns park-goers

Owl attacks again in Salem: City warns park-goersWhile the typical city park patron may expect to see some docile crows in search of a worm on their morning jog, runners and walkers at one of Salem's most popular parks should look to the trees in fear for a much larger bird of prey.
  • Marion County
  • 4 weeks ago
Animals

Oregon wolf population meets level to consider delisting

Oregon wolf population meets level to consider delistingWolves in Oregon have hit the threshold for consideration of taking them off the state endangered species list.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Police arrest Salem man in cat poisoning case

Police arrest Salem man in cat poisoning caseMultiple cats were found dead in Salem. Some of their owners suspect that a neighbor laced cat food with antifreeze to keep the felines out of his yard.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
North Coast

Thousands of sea lions keep Astoria residents off docks

Thousands of sea lions keep Astoria residents off docksThe Port of Astoria and some neighbors are up in arms over another invasion of sea lions on the docks of the East Basin Mooring.
  • North Coast
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Owner of killed horse: Same dogs still a problem

Owner of killed horse: Same dogs still a problemOwner of killed horse: Dogs still a problem
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Washington County

Dog found after running from crash near Banks

Dog found after running from crash near BanksThe pit bull, named Dixie, ran away after the car she was in crashed on Highway 6 near Aerts Road late Tuesday night, said Oregon State Police Lt. Josh Brooks.
  • Washington County
  • 1 month, 1 week ago