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As we move into 2017, you will notice a small change to our event announcements: a $5 suggested donation.

Guest blogger Sophia Stalker of PDX Cat Stalker shares her newest projects to help outdoor cats.

Guest blogger Tracy Stocker of When You're Not There Pet Care describes the uniquely rewarding experience of fostering (aka adopting) senior pets.

Laura Perkins is the owner of Perkins Animal Behavior Consulting and the Training and Behavior Coordinator for Clackamas County Dog Services.

Doug Duncan is the owner of Doggy Business, a canine playgroup and training facility in NE Portland. He is also a Certification Instructor for dog*tec Dog Walking Academy in Portland, and a dog*tec business consultant.

Guest blogger Morgan Willhite brings us this delightful Speaker Feature about one of our favorite ACT Alumni, Dr. Christine Fletcher. 

Social media and technology are an important part of daily life for most of us - they are tools that help our field improve and save the lives of many animals through education, event advertising, promotion of homeless animals, and more.

Sunday, September 18th, 2016 @ 2:00pm

Dr. Melinda Barkley of Cat Care Professionals reviewed the most common infectious illnesses, including how to prevent, diagnose, and treat them.

Sunday, July 17th, 2016 @ 3:00pm

Nicole Nicassio-Hiskey and Cinthia Alia Mitchell, authors of 'Beyond Squeaky Toys – Innovative Ideas for Eliminating Problem Behaviors and Enriching the Lives of Dogs and Cats' discuss ways to keep our furry friends entertained and happy.

Dear Tiger Lily,

Sunday, June 12th, 2016 @ 2:00pm

We heard several collaboration success stories from our community, and enjoyed time for local organizations and individuals to share their work, advertise available resources, and expose areas where more help is greatly needed.