Working with local veterinary teams is essential to the well-being of Oregon’s animals and we’re proud to have you as a partner. We’re here as a resource for you, offering everything from specialty referrals to client resources to continued education.
As Portland continues to grow “up” with the addition of numerous high-rise apartment buildings, local pets are at a greater risk of suffering from high-rise syndrome, especially during the hotter days of summer. High-rise syndrome commonly refers to cats and dogs falling from a two-story surface or higher.
Every year on Independence Day many families experience pet emergencies. The celebration and festivities can cause several hazards to pets that can not only be distressing to them, but also harmful. Loud noises from exploding fireworks, unfamiliar guests, as well as fire hazards and holiday food can result in stress and injury to pets.
Saying goodbye to a pet can be extremely devastating for any loving pet owner. These group support meetings are designed to provide a comforting and compassionate environment for those mourning the loss of a pet.
Every December we join in celebration of the invisible yet undeniable bond between humans and our beloved companion animals. Together, surrounded by others who understand this bond, we will light candles in memory of those who are no longer here.