How to Help

Our Wish List – and how YOU can help!

Northwest Animal Companions of Oregon depends on the generosity of our community to shelter and care for our animals. We have a variety of opportunities for people who want to help us make a difference.

Volunteer Opportunities (email us at

We depend on volunteers for a variety of tasks:

  • Help with displaying cats and dogs on the Tanasbourne Petco
  • Fostering rescued dogs and cats
  • Setting up and cleaning up for Petco adoption events
  • Transporters needed to take rescued cats and dogs to and from foster homes to vet appointments
  • Grant writers needed
  • Administering vaccines and other shots


We are always in need of the following items

  • Cat/dog food
  • Cat litter
  • Toys
  • Small bedding materials, such as baby-sized quilts
  • Cleaning supplies, such as paper towels, disinfectant cleaners

You may drop any of these items off at our Tanasbourne Petco

Send money donations to:

Attn: NWAC Donations
6663 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy., #104
Portland, OR 97225

We cannot accept cash donations so please do not send them. Donation proceeds help cover costs of vet care, spay/neuter, vaccinations, food and supplies.

Please email us at if you are interested in donating some of your time.