Perk up your ears, because Audrey is here! Our Pet of the Week is a young Chihuahua mix that loves people and getting attention. Since she’s such an attention-grabber, Audrey would prefer being the only dog in the house. Audrey is good on a leash and loves going for walks. Although not very interested in […]


On Saturday, Oct. 1, Regional Animal Services of King County will participate in the fifth annual Statewide Animal Shelter Open House hosted by Pawsitive Alliance and sponsored by Good Neighbor Vet and PetConnections Magazine. During this special event, RASKC will take 50% off regular pet adoption fees. Adopting from RASKC is always a great value, […]


Today is World Rabies Day, a global campaign to help prevent the world’s most fatal disease. This annual event, now in its tenth year, is facilitated by the Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC), a non-profit organization committed to eliminating human deaths from rabies by 2030. This year’s theme is “Rabies: Educate. Vaccinate. Eliminate.” Working […]


Looking for a mellow companion? Our Pet of the Week Decaf may be just what you need! This handsome young boy is a quiet and friendly guy who loves to be brushed. Decaf was surrendered by his previous family because they didn’t have enough time for him. They describe him as playful and outgoing, but […]


We have a very special kitty for Pet of the Week: meet Zoe! The name “Zoe” means the act of being grand, wonderful… even, well, purr-fect! And while she may not always be perfect, Zoe tries really hard. Zoe is a very sweet, gentle soul with soft silky grey fur that she loves to have […]


I had the pleasure of giving a tour of the shelter to this local Girl Scout Brownie Troop #45329. They were such a fun group of girls who had lots of questions and were very interested in the workings of the shelter and in seeing the animals. They even made some cat scratchers with their […]


Introducing Kayda, our Pet of the Week! This senior German Shepherd mix is good on a leash and has good energy for an older dog. Kayda would love to go on walks with her new family! She knows how to sit on command and will shake paws. Kayda takes treats gently and loves getting her […]


August was another busy month at RASKC! We adopted 288 pets to new homes, and returned 79 strays to their grateful owners. And thanks to our wonderful foster volunteers, 149 pets were cared for in loving homes instead of in the shelter environment. Want to know more? We post our Statistics at a Glance every […]


Who’s that peeking out from her perch? Why, it’s Sid, our Pet of the Week! This sweet but shy girl is waiting for her forever home. She’s a little skittish about being held, but Sid loves being petted. She will purr, headbutt, and knead in appreciation! She’s also a bit of a social eater, meaning […]


Meet Angela! Angela has been volunteering with RASKC since 2009, donating her time to working two shifts a week for the dog team. Angela is not only a reliable and dedicated volunteer, but she is also our most attentive volunteer to helping sustain our outside plants at RASKC. Read our Q&A with her below: Q: […]