May 20, 2015
The Cat Adoption Team (CAT) is pleased to announce that a five-year-old cat called Mildred became the organization’s milestone 35,000th adoption when she went home with her new family on Saturday, May 16.
May 12, 2015
Portland animal shelters save an unprecedented 93.1% of homeless cats and dogs in 2014
Beyond brunch spots, breweries and bookstores, Portland has likely just achieved another #1 ranking—this one celebrated with a lot of wagging tails and purrs. In 2014, 93.1% of all cats and dogs entering the Portland metro area’s six largest animal shelters were saved. The region, with a human Read More »
May 7, 2015
The Cat Adoption Team is thrilled to announce that long-time volunteer Bob Anderson was recognized as one of four runners-up in the Purina Cat Chow Shelter Volunteer of the Year contest. As a result, Bob won a $5,000 donation to CAT.
Purina Cat Chow asked its 50 shelter partners – one in every state – to nominate a volunteer who spends countless hours providing additional support to Read More »
May 1, 2015
On Saturday, June 27, the Cat Adoption Team (CAT) will open early at 10 a.m. for our annual Kitten Palooza Adoption Event. This special event will feature 100 or more adorable fuzzballs waiting to meet you, plus lots of fabulous adult cats for adoption too.
Kitten Palooza is busy and fun, with Read More »
February 3, 2015
Find a furry valentine during Be My Valentine Adoption Weekend, Feb. 13-15.
CAT volunteers and adoption counselors will be on-site at our local adoption locations to help you find the purrfect match. All cats are spayed/neutered, up-to-date on vaccines, microchipped, and ready to go home with you for a lifetime of love!
$25 special adoption fee during the event for all adult cats (age 1 Read More »
January 16, 2015
The first cat café in the Pacific Northwest, Purringtons Cat Lounge opens Saturday, January 24, 2015
Portland-area cat lovers can get a taste of the cat café trend sweeping the nation when Purringtons Cat Lounge opens its doors on Saturday, January 24. The first of its kind in Portland and the sixth “cat café” to open in the United States, Purringtons Cat Lounge will house cats for Read More »