Community Partners

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

Guide Dogs
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.

(503) 668-2100  

The PAW Team provides excellent pet care to low-income families in the Portland area


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

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 
(503) 697-0623

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.

[email protected]

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

Oregon Friends
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

Everyone knows the coolest dogs to go dog walking in Portland with are cute bulldogs and frenchies.

Pacific Northwest
Bulldog Rescue

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's shelter is like a cat sitter's dream. All the cats here are happy and given top quality Portland pet care.

Animal Aid

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

Once you get your new best pug from the Pacific Pug Rescue then don't forget that even little pugs need to keep up their health with regular dog walks in Portland. Where do you find great dog walking? Hot Diggity! has great dog walking services and fantastic dog walkers!

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

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

Born Again
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.

[email protected]

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

Pet Samaritan

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 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 
(503) 536-2390

Oregon Expert Vets

OREV Specialty
Vet Care

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 
(503) 477-7122

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

Broadway Vet

2315 NE Broadway St., Portland, OR 97232 (503) 282-0380

Best Care Animal Hospital

15915 NW Schendel Ave., Suite 105 Beaverton, OR 97006 
 (503) 533-2323

Avian and Exotic
Vet Care

7826 NE Sandy Blvd Portland, OR 97213 (971) 361-2209

Portland Animal Chiropractic

(503) 707-9234

Pacific Vet Hospital

9715 SW Barbur Blvd Portland, OR 97219 
(503) 246-3373

Pearl Animal Hospital

1250 NW 10th Avenue Portland, OR 97209
 (503) 954-3393


Wonder Puppy, a great dog training company in Portland, Oregon

Wonder Puppy

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

With Synergy Behavioral Solutions you can treat the mental health of your beloved pet. They have a strong focus on reactive dogs that have a hard time with dog walking on the Portland streets.

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

Both city dogs and country dogs need training in order to be good dogs. There's nothing we love more than taking the best behaved dogs on dogs walks in Portland. Of course, we're happy even with dogs that need a little bit of reinforcement training too!

City Dog, Country Dog

(503) 740-4886

The Pawsitive Companion

15048 SW Barcelona Way Beaverton, OR 97007 (503) 705-5062