Pet of the Week: Cameron

If you or someone you know is interested in adopting these kittens or a different type of cat, contacts the Committed Alliance to Strays (CATS). They can be reached at 541-779-2916 and are located at 104 N. Ross Lane in Medford. Their hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pet Shelters Face Critical Overcrowding

MEDFORD, Ore. – Pet shelters in Southern Oregon say they’re completely overwhelmed with cats and dogs. The Jackson County Shelter is now having to send pets to other agencies and parts of the state. They say if the problem gets worse, some animals might have to be euthanized. The animal shelter says it happens every … Continue reading »

Shelter Beautification Project

PHOENIX, Ore.–The Jackson County Animal Shelter is a county building lacking decoration since the facilities need to remain sterile to reduce the spread of diseases.  So, what do you get when you mix that environment with twenty-seven 3rd graders who want to help beautify the Shelter? Walker Elementary School teacher, Debi Blair, and Friends of … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week: Dallas

This Pet of the Week is Dallas. Dallas is a dog with a ton of energy and will need a lot of exercise. If you’re interested in adopting Dallas or another animal from the Jackson County Animal Shelter, they’re located at 5595 South Pacific Highway in Phoenix. Their phone number is 541-774-6654. Their hours are … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week – Rocky

MEDFORD, Ore. — Today’s Pet of the Week is Rocky. His exactly breed isn’t entirely known, however it is known that he is part terrier. He is about four years old. Rocky enjoys going on walks or runs. When adopted he will certainly need a fence or he’d take himself on his own walk! He … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week: Kittens

Here are two cute kittens who have been spayed and are ready to be adopted. The shelter calls them Skittles and Jelly Bean. If you or someone you know is interested in adopting these kittens or a different type of cat, contacts the Committed Alliance to Strays (CATS). They can be reached at 541-779-2916 and … Continue reading »

FOTAS Works on Adopting Pit Dogs

PHOENIX, Ore. — Volunteers are working to get several pit bulls adopted after spending several months in the Jackson County Animal Shelter. The newly founded “pit crew” works with the hard-to-adopt breed six days a week. Through donations, “Friends of the Animal Shelter” – or FOTAS – has also been able to bring on a … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week: Chico

For more information, contact the Jackson County Animal Shelter. They are located between Phoenix & Talent at 5595 South Pacific Highway. The shelter is open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. & Saturdays from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. They can also be contacted at 541-774-6654.

Pet of the Week: Hot Dog

MEDFORD, Ore. — Hot Dog is a long-haired, 2-year-old wiener dog. He’s very sociable and gets along with cats, but he does have separation anxiety and has a tendency to chew things. Someone adopting Hot Dog will need to give him lots of patience as well as love. If you or someone you know is … Continue reading »

Pet of the Week: Bruce

Bruce is 13 weeks old and is actually pretty mellow for a puppy. He’s been trained to sit and walks really well on a leash. He’s already a heavy puppy, so he’s expected to grow into a big dog. Bruce is a pit mix, and pits sometimes get a bad reputation, but the Jackson County … Continue reading »

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