Cat Adoption Team

Sherwood Shelter Hours
Tues-Fri 12 - 7 pm
Sat-Sun 12 - 6 pm
Closed Monday
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Prize: Raffle ticket purchase enters you into a drawing to win one of three prizes:

(1) $250 gift card to Pet Loft; cannot be redeemed for cash
(2) $200 VISA gift card
(3) Two-night stay at Lil Mac's at the Beach (value: $270); limited to four guests; winner is responsible for lodging taxes and refundable deposit

You can also purchase tickets in person at the following locations:

Cat Adoption Team: 14175 SW Galbreath Dr, Sherwood, OR 97140
Thrift Store Benefitting CAT: 4838 SW Scholls Ferry Rd, Portland, OR 97225
Pet Loft: 6333 SW Macadam Ave, Ste 104, Portland, OR 97239

Drawing will be held on 11/14/15 at Crowne Plaza Portland, 1441 NE 2nd Ave., Portland, Oregon 97232 during the Whisker Wonderland event. Winner will be announced during the event. Need not be present to win. If the winner is not in attendance, they will be notified by phone or email within 72 hours. There is no limit to the number of tickets you may purchase; however, a maximum of 2,000 tickets total will be sold. Odds of winning depend on number of tickets purchased/sold. You must be physically in the State of Oregon when you purchase your ticket (whether in-person or online). No out-of-state sales allowed. No one under 18 may purchase raffle tickets online; you must purchase in person with a parent/guardian. Employees of the Cat Adoption Team, Pet Loft, and Li'l Macs at the Beach and their live-in partners are not eligible to win. The purchase of raffle tickets is not tax-deductible.

All proceeds from this raffle support the Cat Adoption Team. Thank you and best of luck!

Live Auction Sneak Peek

Get ready to place your bids!

Our 2015 live auction features some incredible packages. Take a look at thedescriptions below to get ready to bid on these live auction items, generously donated by CAT supporters.

Home to acres of rolling hills and vineyards, Temecula is Southern California’s wine country. Enjoy a two-night stay for two at a beautiful one-bedroom farmhouse in the heart of Temecula. You’ll spend an afternoon chauffeured through wine country in a restored 1951 Willy’s Jeepster with a stop for a wine tasting. And the party doesn’t stop there! Package also includes a four-hour limousine wine tour, where you’ll ride in a luxurious black stretch Lincoln Town Car to wineries of your choice.

Smoke, grill, bake, roast, or braise! You’ll be the envy of all with your new Traeger Junior Elite Wood Pellet Grill. With your apron, hand towels, and recipe books you’ll be anxious to get started! Use your $100 New Seasons gift card to pick up some grill-able items, then crack open a local brew and get grilling!

Feeling gloomy this fall? Find your way to the happiest place on earth! Spend time with friends or family while exploring the Disneyland Parks with four, single-day park hopper tickets good for entrance to both Disneyland and Disney’s California Adventure Park. Enjoy roller coasters, costumes, and delights for all ages!

Treat your cat like royalty with this incredible package featuring a one-of-a-kind 6-ft. cat tree, handmade with natural driftwood. When kitty isn’t crawling to the top of the new tree, s/he can curl up in a luxurious, cozy new cat bed. After a nap, your cat will enjoy playtime with the automatic laser pointer and lots of other chase-able toys. Get even more great items with your included $200 Pet Loft gift card!

Are you ready to relax in the tropics or take a safari? The choice is yours—winning bidder takes the trip they select:

South Africa Photo Safari: Watch for elephant, rhino, leopard, giraffe, hippo, zebra, cheetah, and buffalo during an incredible six-day/six-night photo safari for two. Your four-star lodging accommodations include all meals. Take twice-daily open Land Rover photo trips with expert guides who will help you find and view the amazing native wildlife.

Costa Rica Beach Escape: Relax at Casa de Manana, a beautifully appointed three-bedroom, two-bath villa in the tranquil beach town of Playa Junquillal. Enjoy amazing sunsets, stunning untouched beaches within a few minutes walk, and an abundance of wildlife. This private home comfortably sleeps six and includes pool access at two local establishments.

Get your home ready for guests this holiday season with a day of handyman help. You’ll easily cleanup any makeover mess with a gift certificate for rug, carpet, or upholstery cleaning from Atiyeh Brothers. Complete the look with three, one-gallon “Grown by Al’s” perennials and stock the pantry with $100 gift card from Whole Foods.

Relax and recharge during your four-day/three-night stay in a beautiful Tuscan-style villa on 10 acres, just 5 miles outside Hood River. Picture yourself lounging on the large deck overlooking orchards and vineyards. This beautifully decorated three-bedroom, three-bath home sleeps up to six. Head into town for a brewery tour and lunch at Full Sail Brewing Co.

Get a Welcome tour from Faith Maloney, Best Friend Animal Society co-founder during your stay at one of the world’s best-known and admired animal sanctuaries. Best Friends is home to cats, dogs, birds, horses, and many other animals. You’ll spend three nights at one of The Cottages—right on site. These private one-bedroom cottages sleep six. While you’re in the area, visit theGrand Canyon and Zion National Park.

Your cat will model for the Cat Adoption Team’s beautiful full-color 2017 wall calendar - seen by thousands! A professional pet photographer will come to your home to capture amazing images of your beloved feline family member(s). One of the photos from that session will become the featured image in CAT’s popular benefit calendar.

Imagine relaxing for four days/three nights in a high-quality, private home in Sunriver, Oregon that sleeps up to 8 guests. Many of the home options feature hot tubs, fireplaces, large decks, and even private swimming pools—most are pet-friendly too! Whether you desire a view of Deschutes River, a walk to shopping, or a stay on the golf course, you’re sure to find the right fit for you.

You won’t need the CSA next summer when you harvest from your very own organic, raised-bed vegetable garden! A horticulture expert will provide a consultation to get you started. You’ll be ready with organic soil, lumber, seed packets, gardening tools/supplies, and more!

You and your sweetheart will enjoy a fun-filled night out with the fabulous items included in this package. Get ready for your evening adventures with a 30-minute makeup application from Blush Beauty Bar, and add a 1-carat white diamond bracelet to complete the look. Dine out at OX Restaurant, and then take your date to see the Oregon Ballet Theatre. End your evening with an overnight stay in downtown Portland.

Enjoy all the city has to offer during your weekend getaway to the Windy City. From incredible pizza to fun sights, shopping and shows, you’ll have a blast visiting this popular Midwestern destination! 

Everyone pitches in, but only one will win! What does the mystery fishbowl contain? Movie tickets? A gift card to your favorite coffee shop? An unused coupon to that new restaurant in your neighborhood? There’s only one way to find out – be the winning bidder and take home all the loot from the pot of gold!

Venue & Parking

Venue & Parking

Location: 2015 Whisker Wonderland event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Portland, located near the Convention Center. Parking is available at the hotel (see below) and ample public transit options are nearby, including the Portland streetcar and Max.

Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown
1441 NE 2nd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97232

Parking: Whisker Wonderland attendees may use valet and self-park (both $7) at the Crowne Plaza hotel and nearby overflow lots. Metered street parking is also available in the area.


Emcee & Auctioneer

Debra Gil


Debra Gil, Anchor/Report
CAT is pleased to welcome Debra Gil as emcee of our 2015 gala. Debra is an anchor and reporter of FOX 12’s Emmy award-winning Good Day Oregon.She has been at KPTV since 2003 and in broadcasting for 30 years. Debra is active in the community, hosting charity events and speaking to schools. She is married, has a daughter who attends Portland State University, and a dog they rescued from a shelter. When she’s not working, Debra enjoys travel, reading, movies and shopping, or you might find her walking one of the many trails in Forest Park.

Brian Bice


Brian Bice, Maximized Philanthropy Auctions

CAT is excited to welcome back auctioneer Brian Bice for Whisker Wonderland 2015. Brian has been serving as auctioneer for school, charity, and club fundraisers for more than twenty years. In his role as auctioneer, he engages the audience with an enthusiastic, energetic style and quick-witted playfulness. Bidders are drawn into the fun in ways that make them want to participate in the action. Brian lives in Lake Oswego with his wife, Carmen, and two sons. In his spare time, he serves as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for CASA of Clackamas County and is a proud member of the Rotary Club of Lake Oswego.

Photo Gallery

Thank you for attending Whisker Wonderland 2014!

Close to 250 CAT lovers attended Whisker Wonderland 2014, which was held on November 8 at The Benson Hotel. Your generous support raised nearly $100,000 to save the lives of cats and kittens in need—thank you!. We also wish to extend our gratitude to individuals and organizations who donated auction items or volunteered at the event.

Whisker Wonderland 2014 Photo Gallery


Whisker Wonderland 2013 Photo Gallery

Event photography generously donated by Lamm Photography

Auction Supporters

Thank you to this year’s Table Sponsors:

Rob & Phyllis Barker
Kristine Bingman
The Cat Doctor
Charlton Productions
Dignified Pet Services
Wendy & Allen Dye
Allie Fuller
Karen Green
Jolly Restaurants
Carlton Cellars
Claudine Mellett-Wilson
Cindy & Joe Mooney
Oregon Humane Society
Dr. Kris Otteman
Pet Samaritan Clinic (National Veterinary Associates)
Karen & Steve Porter
Purringtons Cat Lounge (Adam Dixon)
Julie Snyder & Joe Nolte
Ray Zak

Leesa Burr-Bates & Walter Bates
Natalie West

Thank you to this year’s Auction Donors:

AAA Oregon/Idaho
Aall In Limo & Party Bus
Academy Theater
AG Massage
Aladdin Theater
Alder Creek Kayak & Canoe
Al’s Garden Center
Americana Frame
Ana Quiroz
Ancient Arts Yarns
Andrea Wall
Angie Britton
Annie Bloom’s Books
Apizza Scholls
Atiyeh Brothers Inc.
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
Audubon Society of Portland
Back to Nature Facials & Massage
Bag&Baggage Productions
Bamboo Sushi
Barbara Padden
Bark Magazine
Bed Bath & Beyond
Bennington Properties LLC
Best Friends Animal Society
Blue Moon Fiber Arts
Blush Beauty Bar
Boehringer Ingelheim
Bollywood Theater
Britta & Shawn Bavaresco
Broadway Rose Theatre Company
Brooklyn Tweed
Business Catual
Byways Café
Campbell Pet Company
Cardiology Northwest
Cary Chun Lee Arts
Chamber Music Northwest
Charlotte Quiroz
Charlton Productions
Chinook Book
Chinook Winds Casino Resort
Cindy & Joe Mooney
Clark Lumber & True Value Hardware
Claudine Mellett-Wilson & Geoff Wilson
Clubsport Oregon
CMS Homes
CoHo Productions
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum
Columbia Sportswear
Common Ground Wellness Cooperative
Cookies by Design
Copper Monkey Event Center
Costco Wholesale
Croft Vineyards
Dan Oberst
Dapper Pet Portraits
Darcelle XV
Dave’s Killer Bread
Deschutes Brewery
Disneyland Resort
Diva Den Studio
Doc Johnson Enterprises
Dove Vivi
Dr. Arthur Ghitea
Dr. Seth Alley, Sylvan Chiropractic Clinic and Wellness Center
Drs. Foster and Smith
Dublin Bay Knitting Co.
Duck Pond Cellars
Eastside Distilling
Emily Murray
Empire Labs
Escape to Yoga
Escobar’s Mexican Restaurant
Fantasy for Adults Only
Farmington Gardens
Fort George Brewery
Full Sail Brewing Co.
Garden Fever!
Gerry Waller
Glowing Greens Blacklight Miniature Golf
Golden Valley Brewery
Good Vibrations
Grand Central Baking Co.
Grand Victorian Bed & Breakfast
Green Dog Pet Supply
Greta & Phil Schneider, Copper Creek Glass & Designs
Hale Pele
Heather Svoboda
Helene Knott
Higgins Restaurant & Bar
High Desert Museum
Hollywood Theatre
House Spirits Distillery
Houston’s Trail’s End Restaurant
Illahe Vineyards
Imago Theatre
Inn at Northrup Station
Invisible Fence
Iron Horse Restaurant
Jahna Vashti Fine Art
Jolly Roger
Judy Brown
Judy Crowston, Pastel Artist
Julie Snyder
Karen Green
Kitty Cot
Kitty Korner - Linda Reilly
Knitter’s Pride
KONG Company
Kristin Zabawa Photography
Kuranda USA
KVP Veterinary
Lamm Photography
Las Primas Peruvian Kitchen
Le Bistro Montage
Li’l Macs at the Beach
Lisa Beck
Liz Behnke
Lloyd Center Ice Rink
Lompoc Brewing
Lujon Wine Cellars
LUSH Cosmetics
Marilyn Jones
Marine Discovery Tours
Mariner Square
Mark Spencer Hotel
Massage For All Seasons
McMenamins Pubs & Breweries
Mediterranean Exploration Company
Melissa Lund
Mississippi Pizza and Atlantis Lounge
Moonstruck Chocolate Co.
Nana’s Irish Pub
Natian Brewery
New Deal Distillery
New Friends of the Beaverton City Library
New Renaissance Bookshop
New Seasons Market
Nora B Designs
Northwest Wools
Oil Can Henry’s
Oregon Ballet Theatre
Oregon Culinary Institute
Oregon Entertainment Corporation
Oregon Historical Society
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Oregon State Athletics
Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Oregon Zoo
Ox Restaurant
Paramount Hotel
Park Lanes Family Entertainment Center
Patti Smith & Dana Schwartz
Patty Hansen
Penzeys Spices
Pet Loft
Petco Foundation
Petsport USA Inc.
Phaedra Livingstone
Pittock Mansion
Pok Pok Restaurants
Por Qué No
Portland Actors Conservatory
Portland Baroque Orchestra
Portland Center Stage
Portland Escape Room
Portland Nursery
Portland Timbers
Portland Walking Tours
Portland Winterhawks
Portrait in Pastel
Profile Theatre
Purringtons Cat Lounge
Red Star Tavern
Reser’s Fine Foods
Rob & Phyllis Barker
Rose’s Restaurant and Bakery
Royal Meow Castles for Cats
Rue Royale Burlesque
Sanchez Cantina
SeaGlass Fine Art Photography
Seasons & Regions Seafood Grill
Seattle Mariners
Sherry Little
Spoiled Cat
Squeeze Me Squash Me Farm
Stash Tea Compnay
Steve & Karen Porter
Sunset Lanes
Susan Saxton
Sweetwater D.J. Service
T. Pauls Supper Club
Tasty and Alder
Tasty n Sons
Teardrop Cocktail Lounge
The Cheesecake Factory
The Duck Store
The Grotto
The Human Bean
The Paramount Hotel
The Red Brick Inn of Panguitch B&B
The Tony Starlight Showroom
Theresa Rosenhall
Think Pink Flamingo Flocking
Tin Shed Garden Cafe
Tiny Prints
Toro Bravo
Two Kilts Brewing
University of Oregon Pre-Veterinary Club
Upright Brewing
Valerie Garrett & Craig Carthel
Vicky Decenzo
Vinn Distillery
White Bird Dance
Whole Foods Market - Bridgeport
WHR Construction
Widmer Brothers Brewing Co.
Wild Roots Vodka
Wildflower Grill
Wildhorse Resort & Casino
Willowtree Woodworks
Wilsonville Family Fun Center & Bullwinkle’s Restaurant
Wolf Haven International
World Forestry Center
Zama Massage

Updated 11/02/2015

Whisker Wonderland 2015

Whisker Wonderland 2015

Thank you for your interest in attending Whisker Wonderland 2015.
You may contact us at (503) 925-8903 x228 to check on availability.

Please join us for the Cat Adoption Team's 12th annual Whisker Wonderland fundraising auction and gala! This elegant event is a wonderful opportunity to connect with fellow cat lovers and show your support for CAT's programs and services to help homeless cats and kittens. Enjoy complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres during the silent auction and reception, followed by a seated dinner and live auction.

6 o'clock in the evening - doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Crowne Plaza Portland
1441 Northeast Second Avenue | Portland, Oregon

6 P.M. - Silent Auction & Reception
7 P.M. - Live Auction & Dinner

~ Cocktail attire ~
Cat-themed costumes or accessories welcome but not required

$75 per person | $600 table of 8 | $300 half table of 4

includes free cocktail and VIP gifts
$125 per person | $800 table of 8 | $400 half table of 4

Presented by: Petco Foundation

Cool Cat Sponsosr: Cascade Vet Referral Center        Thede Culpepper Logo

Cat's Meow Sponsors:
Clackamas County Veterinary Clinic        MERCK Logo        MWI Veterinary Supply

Classy Cat VIP gifts provided by:
GO-CAT Feather Toys | KONG Company | Morel Ink | Purringtons Cat Lounge | Sock It to Me