Adoptions, Fostering, and Volunteering

Looking to adopt an animal at the shelter?

If you are interested in adopting a shelter animal or looking for information about a pet you see below, please visit Pet Finder. If you find an animal you wish to meet, please contact: You will then receive answers to questions you may have and an adoption application  which can also be filled out here and email or dropped off at the shelter.

Adoptable Dogs:

Interested in fostering?

If you are interested in fostering, please fill out this form and email it to You will receive a response with some follow up questions and information on the next steps.

If you have any questions, please contact Please note that both adopters and fosters need to go through the email application process.

Interested in Volunteering?

Please visit the link below to view volunteer position description and online application.

Animal Control Quick Links
General Information
open 24/7
Animal Control Officer
Kadell, Roger
Phone Numbers
Fax: 503-366-3990
Emergencies: Dial 911
Animal Control
2084 Oregon St
Saint Helens, OR,

Animal Control open Monday - Wednesday
10:00am - 2:00pm
Licenses and Redemption of Lost Dogs
10:00 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Wednesday
Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.