Since our founding in 2001, Hot Diggity! has worked to develop strong and lasting partnerships within our community. Below is a partial-list of nonprofits, community centers, neighborhood associations, and other local Portland-area businesses that we have developed relationships with over the years. While not all of these are pet-related, we encourage you to check them out and support them if you can.
Puplandia Dog Rescue
Puplandia is a Beaverton-based dog rescue group that seeks to find forever homes for all the pups in their care.
4790 SW 170th Beaverton, OR 97078 (541) 270-2828
The Pixie Project
The Pixie Project is a non-profit animal adoption center and rescue that offers a variety of services to the public including pet adoption services, pet owner education and support and low cost and free spay and neuter and veterinary services for homeless and low-income pet owners.
510 N.E. Martin Luther King Blvd. Portland, OR 97232 (503) 542-3432
for the Blind
Guide Dogs for the Blind trains and provides guide dogs to those who are vision impaired and supports them throughout their lives.
The PAW (Portland Animal Welfare) Team provides pet healthcare at little to no cost for in-need pet owners throughout Portland and slightly beyond. Hot Diggity! is proud to help provide them pet care by offering our Pet Taxi service to them when the occasional need arises.
1131 SE Oak St. Portland, OR 97214 (503) 206-6033
Project POOCH provides opportunities for youth in corrections to develop the personal and vocational skills they will need to become responsible, productive members of the community. The program accomplishes this by teaching youth to care for and train shelter dogs for adoption.
15800 Boones Ferry Rd. Suite A2 PO Box 305 Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon
The Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon’s mission is to improve the welfare and reduce the population of feral and stray cats through spay/neuter programs and education.
4522 SW Water Ave, Portland, OR 97239 (503) 797-2606
Deaf Dogs of Oregon
Deaf Dogs of Oregon is dedicated to deaf dog education, advocacy, training, and support. They rescue primarily deaf and deaf-blind dogs, foster them, train them, and find new furever homes for them.
Family Dogs New Life Shelter
Family Dogs New Life is a no kill dog shelter devoted to rescuing needy dogs of all breeds, ages and backgrounds. They believe that all dogs deserve a second chance at a new life- It’s not about being perfect, it’s about being perfect for one another.
9101 SE Stanley Portland, OR 97206 US (503) 771-5596
of Shelter Animals
OFOSA works tirelessly to save pets from high kill shelters and has skilled and trained medical staff with a fully functioning spay and neuter clinic, providing thousands of surgeries per year. This also allows them to be one of the few shelters in the Northwest that will tackle hard to treat medical illnesses and infections such as ringworm and the parvo virus.
4240 SW 185th Beaverton, OR 97078 (503) 747-7818
The mission of the Pacific Northwest Bulldog Rescue is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home English & French bulldogs in need from commercial breeding kennels, public shelters, private rescue groups, owners or Good Samaritans.
1271 NE HWY 99W #156 McMinnville, OR 97128 (971) 267-0744
Animal Aid is a no-kill Portland animal shelter and rescue organization that houses cats in a family style open floor room (or their own private rooms) and dogs with foster families. They help rehabilitate cats and dogs that have been abused and abandoned find their furever homes. They don’t do same-day adoptions, so if you’re sure you have a great home, this is a great shelter to get a pet from where they’ll really be able to match you to your new family member.
5335 SW 42nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97221 (503) 292-6628
House of Dreams
House of Dreams is a small, but great no-kill Portland cat shelter. They’re a small shelter ran out a renovated home, but they do their best to find all the homeless cats that come into their care a furever home in the Portland area.
P.O. Box 30971, Portland OR, 97294 (503) 262-0763
Oregon Humane Society
The Oregon Humane Society is one of the largest shelters in the Portland metro area providing health and homing services to over 10,000 pets per year as well as offering training classes for new dog owners and behavioral services for cats and dogs.
1067 NE Columbia Blvd., Portland, OR 97211 (503) 285-7722
Pacific Pug Rescue
The Pacific Pug Rescue is a special rescue dedicated to one of the cutest dog breeds, the beloved pug. Each home is carefully screened to ensure perfect compatibility. They also host a lot of very fun events around the Portland area to Portland pet owners to help support their rescue efforts and celebrate the Pug Life.
15532 SW Pacific Highway C1B, #134, Tigard, OR 97224 (503) 704-3587
Core Paws helps find hard to place pets new furever homes. They partner with shelters and rescues to help get the word out about elderly and special needs pets.
6312 SW Capitol Highway Suite 445, Portland, OR 97239 (503) 568-1960
Pit Bull Rescue
BAPBR is a very special rescue organization concentrated in the the greater Portland area. Founder Angela Adams and the rest of the volunteer team focus mostly on rescuing pitties and organizing removing them from high-kill shelters in Northern California and along the Oregon Coast into foster homes and shelters in the Portland area where they have higher chances of finding their new furever homes. In addition to helping Pitties find new homes and providing spay and neuter support, one of their greatest programs is the Full Bellies Fund.
P.O. Box 304, Sherwood, OR 97140
One Tail at a Time
One Tail at a Time is an all-breed dog rescue committed to lowering euthanasia rates through the rescue and adoption of dogs in need; comprehensive support of adopters; and community outreach through humane education programs and assistance for disadvantaged and low-income families. The rescue began in Chicago, IL in 2008 and expanded to Portland, OR in 2014. All OTAT PDX dogs live in approved, loving and committed volunteer foster homes.
P.O. Box 11044 Portland, OR 97211
Oregon Dachshund Rescue
The Oregon Dachshund Rescue, Inc. is a no kill shelter specializing in rescuing Dachshunds. They help Doxies that are abused, neglected, injured, disabled or surrendered for euthanization and specialize in deaf and blind double dapples. They believe that every single one of these wonderful little dogs deserves love, proper care and a forever home.
Homeward Bound Pets
Homeward Bound Pets is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to providing a safe and loving environment, as a no-kill, no-cage shelter focused on, “Improving the lives of cats and dogs through adoption and community partnerships.” Formerly known as the Evergreen-Doe Humane Society, Homeward Bound Pets has been serving our community since 1975, as Oregon’s first no-kill shelter.
Cedar Mill Vet Hospital
Cedar Mill Veterinary Hospital has been caring for pets in west Portland and Beaverton for 30+ years and now offers specialty surgery and oncology services.
12790 NW Barnes Portland, OR 97229 (503) 644-3101
2519 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214 (503) 200-2530
Aloha Dog and Cat Hospital
17335 SW Tualatin Valley Hwy, Aloha, Oregon (503) 649-5611
Barbur Boulevard Pet Hospital
10629 SW Barbur Blvd. Portland, OR 97219 (503) 246-4226
DoveLewis is a 24/7 non-profit veterinary hospital.
1945 NW Pettygrove Street Portland, OR 97209 (503) 228-7281
Kenton Animal Hospital
The Kenton Animal Hospital takes a holistic approach to your pet’s well being.
2117 N Willis Blvd Portland, OR 97217 (503) 951-6256
Murrayhill Veterinary Hospital
Murrayhill is a wonderful little Beaverton vet clinic that serves both cats and dogs. They’re a fear-free facility and even have a special little childcare nook and bookcase for parents with sick pets and energetic children.
14831 SW Teal Blvd
Beaverton, OR 97007
Does your pet need surgery? Come see OREV for excellent, high quality, specialty care to treat surgical needs that your regular everyday care vet might not necessarily have much experience with.
7637 SW 33rd Ave.
Portland, OR 97219
Hart Road Animal Hospital
The Hart Road Animal Hospital serves all kinds of pets, but prides itself on being fear free certified with a special focus in cat care. They also hold a weekly puppy socialization evening to help puppies become accustomed to the clinic.
16400 SW Hart Rd Beaverton, OR 97007 (503) 591-5282
Southwest Animal Hospital –
The Exotic Animal Practice
The Southwest Animal Hospital is here in the Portland area to provide for all your exotic and small animal pet care needs. They care for ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, rats, hedgehogs, hamsters, chinchillas, skunks, sugar gliders, prairie dogs, all kinds of reptiles, and many other exotic pets. With over 30 years of experience these vets are sure to provide your special little creatures with the best Portland pet care.
2425 SW Cedar Hills Blvd., Beaverton, OR 97005 (503) 643-2137
Animal Healing Arts of Portland
3575 NE Broadway Portland, OR 97232 (503) 719-4088
Burlingame Veterinary Clinic
8511 SW Terwilliger Portland, OR 97219 (971) 254-3138
Animal Dermatology Clinic
7023 S.W. Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy., Portland, OR 97225 (503) 297-2225
2315 NE Broadway St., Portland, OR 97232 (503) 282-0380
Best Care Animal Hospital
15915 NW Schendel Ave., Suite 105 Beaverton, OR 97006
Avian and Exotic
7826 NE Sandy Blvd Portland, OR 97213 (971) 361-2209
Portland Animal Chiropractic
Pacific Vet Hospital
9715 SW Barbur Blvd Portland, OR 97219
Pearl Animal Hospital
1250 NW 10th Avenue Portland, OR 97209
Wonder Puppy is a holistic training school that specializes in dogs under the age of 2, but welcomes dogs of all ages and stages. They use reward-based training methods and specialize in clicker training and are consistently rated the best positive-reinforcement dog training school in the Portland area!.
1500 NW 18th Ave, Ste. 117 Portland, OR 97209 (503) 697-7877
Synergy Behavior Solutions
Synergy Behavior Solutions Team is a stellar veterinary behavior and training team dedicated to improving the lives of pets with behavioral issues.
2127 NW York Street Portland, Oregon 97210 (503) 336-1202
City Dog, Country Dog
The Pawsitive Companion
15048 SW Barcelona Way Beaverton, OR 97007 (503) 705-5062