Shelter Friends

We are pleased to announce that we have partnered with Star Body Works and they will be sponsoring our new Volunteer of the Month recognition award! They will host a reception each month to honor a volunteer Making a Difference!

Want to nominate a Shelter Friend or Josephine County Animal Shelter volunteer making a difference?  Click here to submit your nominee.

Cat of the Week

Peanut, Click the picture to fall in love!


Dog of the Week

Clifford, Click the picture to fall in love!

We make donating easy….just follow the button to PayPal, and we’ll do the rest!  A one time or recurring donation is very simple to set up, and the animals will appreciate your generosity!

It’s a Year of Saving Whiskers!  Please take a moment to watch our 2015 Year in Review.

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2015 Year in Review

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Shelter Friends supports the Josephine County Animal Shelter to facilitate the adoption of homeless animals in our county.  We were formed exclusively with the health, well-being and permanent placement for each animal whose life touches ours.

Here’s our Holiday 2015 Newsletter!  Whiskers-Holiday 2015 Edition

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What We Do

Adoption Events

PetCo, Grange Co-op, PetSmart in Medford, Community Gatherings, local businesses and retirement homes.

Check our calendar of events for upcoming adoption opportunities.

Animal Care

Most of our funds cover medical expenses for shelter animals. Spay and Neuter, veterinary bills, vaccinations and tests and emergency veterinary care.

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Whether recovering from a medical procedure, illness or just in need of time away from the shelter, our foster program offers respite for an animal in need of a ‘break’ from Shelter life.

Click here to fill out our online inquiry form.

Please join us in helping make a difference for those animals who need us the most. With your help, we can make our beautiful county a place where all animals can have the home they deserve.

Tell a friend, explore our site, and help us save the animals of Josephine County.