FOTAS SEEKING EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Friends of the Animal Shelter, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in Jackson County, Oregon is seeking a half time Executive Director for the organization. Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) is the volunteer arm of Jackson County Animal Services. The Executive Director has no responsibilities with the animals at the Shelter or […]
Jackson County Animal Services By Appointment Only – Drive-Thru Shot Clinic is held on the third Saturday of the month. This drive-thru clinic is limited to Jackson County pet owners whose dogs require both a rabies vaccine and license. No puppies, cats, or kittens will be scheduled/vaccinated and no nail trimming is offered. Dog owners MUST call the Shelter […]
Kitten Season is in full swing! Friends of the Animal Shelter has created the Purrs & Paws Virtual Kitten Shower to help raise funds and supplies to support the needs of the hundreds of vulnerable orphaned foster kittens that will be cared for over the next several months. As you can imagine, being able to […]
Adopting a cat or dog during the COVID-19 physical distancing protocols is a perfect time to bring a new pet into your home. You have the time to bond with your new furever friend and they can help you reduce stress. Adopting now so also makes room at the shelter for incoming strays that need […]
BY APPOINTMENT DRIVE-THRU LOW-COST DOG VACCINATIONS The next Jackson County Animal Services By Appointment Only – Drive-Thru Shot Clinic is on Saturday, June 20th, 2020. This drive-thru clinic is limited to Jackson County pet owners whose dogs require both a rabies vaccine and license. No puppies, cats, or kittens will be scheduled/vaccinated and no nail trimming […]
2020 Pets 2 the Rescue Virtual Run/Walk/Bike 1 Mile or 5K Run/Walk, or 5 Mile Bike event NOW through June 15 It’s fun and easy. Just register online, have a great time walking, running or biking, then record your time. A 1 Mile or 5K Run/Walk, or 5 Mile Bike event NOW through June 15 […]
Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1990 to support the programs of the Jackson County Animal Shelter. Our vision is for all adoptable animals at the Jackson Country Animal Shelter to find a loving home. Our mission is to recruit and train volunteers who will save lives by increasing pet adoptions at the Jackson Country Animal Shelter, improve the quality of life for the Shelter’s animals, promote spay and neuter, and facilitate outreach and educational activities about the humane treatment of companion animals throughout Jackson County. Our values are: Service, Compassion and Generosity.