Pet Show Raises Thousands of Dollars

MEDFORD, Ore. — Dozens of animals in Jackson County will get the help they need to find a home. The Grange Co-Op’s yearly pet fashion show raised more than $9,000,  nearly double what they raised in the previous year. The money will go directly to the Friends of the Animal Shelter and benefit the Jackson … Continue reading »

Jackson Co. Animal Shelter Trains Dogs

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Jackson County Animal Shelter is currently overloaded with dogs. The shelter usually keeps 15 to 20, but now the population is 20 to 25. To increase adoption potential, the Jackson County Animal Shelter is giving potential pet-owners some help. Jackson County Animal Care volunteers are working with shelter dogs to learn … Continue reading »

Break-In At Jackson Co. Animal Shelter

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – The dogs at the Jackson County Animal Shelter had a wild night Tuesday. The animals were up late and into the morning hours on Wednesday running loose on Highway 99. Shelter officials walked into a mess Wednesday morning. Someone broke into the place through a window and then let several dogs … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week: Tattie

MEDFORD, Ore. — Tattie is a small, shy dog. The Jackson County Animal shelter says that when encountering dogs like Tattie, sometimes the usual greeting of sticking out your hand for a dog to sniff can be viewed as too aggressive. Therefore, sometimes it’s better to turn your back or turn to your side and … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week: Darcy the Doxie

Darcy is a small black Doxie who is about 3 to 5 years old and has a very sweet deposition. She came to the animal shelter as a stray and the animal shelter officials believe she may have had a litter recently. Doxies in general can be very loyal and fun to play with. Don’t … Continue reading »