Little Curlew on Cable Beach

LITTLE CURLEW ON CABLE BEACH

Each year at the beginning of September we start to keep an eye out for the return of the Little Curlew- Numenius minutus from their...

ANIMAL CORNER - OSTRICHES

Ostriches are among the most recognizable birds in the world! Their large size, long necks, and peculiar bodily features are definitely...

 
 
 

CAROLE BASKIN WEDS HOWARD BASKIN

Carole Baskin Weds Howard Baskin Big Cat Wedding Big Cat Rescue Founder Carole Lewis weds Advisory Board Chairman Howard Baskin...

A very British desert

A VERY BRITISH DESERT

The UK's only official desert is dotted with shipping containers and paraphenalia discarded by the crab fishermen who call these stony...

 
 
 
"HENNIFER LOPEZ" and "PRINCESS LAYER" young chickens

"HENNIFER LOPEZ" AND "PRINCESS LAYER" YOUNG CHICKENS

Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! Adoption information MCAS h ours/ Location Hennifer Lopez, young chicken...

Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of September 2019?

WHERE ARE YOU BIRDING THIS THIRD WEEKEND OF SEPTEMBER 2019?

As we lean into the second half of September, we birders should be prepared for anything. The weather and avifauna may resemble that...

 
 
 
3 Ways To Show Support For Someone Who Is Grieving The Loss Of A Dog

3 WAYS TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR SOMEONE WHO IS GRIEVING THE LOSS OF A DOG

“I mean, it was just a dog.” “Now you can get a new one!” “It's not like you lost an actual family member.” These are the types of...

I went to AHS one Saturday afternoon to walk

I WENT TO AHS ONE SATURDAY AFTERNOON TO WALK

I went to AHS one Saturday afternoon to walk the dogs, with no intent on bringing any home, but I did want to walk and meet Sadie....

 
 
 
View from Sapsucker Woods: Birding's “Choir” Must Become a Force for Change

VIEW FROM SAPSUCKER WOODS: BIRDING'S “CHOIR” MUST BECOME A FORCE FOR CHANGE

Even common feeder birds are among the steep declines seen since 1970. Graphic by Jillian Ditner Ladies and gentlemen of the choir,...

Vanishing: More Than 1 in 4 Birds Have Disappeared in the Last 50 Years

VANISHING: MORE THAN 1 IN 4 BIRDS HAVE DISAPPEARED IN THE LAST 50 YEARS

If you were alive in the year 1970, more than one in four birds in the U.S. and Canada have disappeared within your lifetime. Find...

 
 
 
We adopted Rosie into our home in July from

WE ADOPTED ROSIE INTO OUR HOME IN JULY FROM

We adopted Rosie into our home in July from the St. Paul location and couldn't have asked for a better dog. She is very sweet and we...

Clinical Case Challenge: Vomiting, Azotemia, Elevated Liver Enzymes

CLINICAL CASE CHALLENGE: VOMITING, AZOTEMIA, ELEVATED LIVER ENZYMES

An 11-week old female Golden Retriever presented for vomiting, azotemia, and elevated liver enzymes.

 
 
 
Why is there a EEE vaccine for horses but not for humans?

WHY IS THERE A EEE VACCINE FOR HORSES BUT NOT FOR HUMANS?

Cummings School Professor Sam Telford, an expert on infections spread by mosquitoes and ticks, explains Actually, there is a human...

 
 
 
Stella was brought up to AHS from

STELLA WAS BROUGHT UP TO AHS FROM

Stella was brought up to AHS from Mississippi. She wasn't at the shelter long before I found her, but just like the other dogs, she...

We met Sweety at the Golden Valley location and fell in love

WE MET SWEETY AT THE GOLDEN VALLEY LOCATION AND FELL IN LOVE

We met Sweety at the Golden Valley location and fell in love immediately. She's a completely different dog than when we met her and...

 
 
 
This is our beautiful girl Millie

THIS IS OUR BEAUTIFUL GIRL MILLIE

This is our beautiful girl Millie. She's an Australian Cattle Dog mix. We brought her home from the Woodbury location in April and...

Potpourri of Veterinary Disaster Response

POTPOURRI OF VETERINARY DISASTER RESPONSE

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM in the Varis Lecture Hall which is behind the Hospital for Large Animals, on Jumbo's...

 
 
 
Nightingale-Thrushes

NIGHTINGALE-THRUSHES

We all have them: families of birds that are maddeningly similar, forever leaving nagging doubts about our identifications. Gulls....

"SNICKERDOODLE" baby bunny

"SNICKERDOODLE" BABY BUNNY

Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! Adoption information MCAS h ours/ Location Here is just one website that...