Look at those big, expressive eyes! This is Ariya, our Pet of the Week! This tabby girl came to us because her previous family didn’t have a lot of time to spend with her. They described her as very affectionate with people. Ariya lived in a home with another cat, but they did not get along.  […]

RASKC commends the Auburn Valley Humane Society (AVHS), an independent non-profit community education and adoption center where lives are changed… four paws at a time. AVHS serves not only Auburn residents, it helps foster a regional network of communication and collaboration among neighboring shelters, rescue groups, and shelter homes. With nearly 50 employees and over […]

Meet Issra!  RASKC is extremely happy to award Issra Syed with Exceptional Youth recognition. A resident of Tukwila on her way back to college in Canada, Issra fosters RASKC animals. Before COVID, she served as an exemplary Cat Meet & Greet volunteer. “I really loved helping people find the perfect cat to be their new […]

Meet Catherine! RASKC is profoundly pleased to honor Catherine Fang as an Outstanding New Volunteer.  An aspiring fashion designer and resident of Seattle, Catherine fosters RASKC animals. And she helps transport our cats to Café NEKO and other locations. “I am Taiwanese-American and the youngest of three, born and raised in the United States. I love food, […]

Looking for an energetic playmate? Look no further than Bella, our Pet of the Week! This young pittie girl came to the Pet Adoption Center in early June because her previous owner could not care for her anymore. They described Bella as high energy, sweet, and a cuddler. While in our care, Bella has been quite […]

Regional Animal Services of King County (RASKC) provides animal care and control services for 24 partner cities under an Inter-Local Agreement (ILA), as well as in unincorporated areas of the county. On June 30, RASKC reached a major milestone under the agreement, which will automatically extend the current ILA through December 31, 2027. “I transformed […]

Bring some sunshine into your life with Eclipse, our Pet of the Week! This young girl came to us in May because her previous caregiver says she became grumpy after moving from a large home to a small apartment. Eclipse needs space to run around and get all of her energy out! Most of the […]

Hail to Caesar, our Pet of the Week! This young boy was brought in by an animal control officer in mid-May, so he’s been with us for a little while. When he was found, Caesar was having what was possibly a seizure. However, he has been normal while at the Pet Adoption Center, with normal bloodwork. […]

Meet Jacque! RASKC is very honored to name Jacque Rump as Volunteer of the Month. In 2018 she contributed more foster hours than any other RASKC volunteer. Only one other volunteer contributed more foster hours than Jacque last year– Jacque contributed 3,769 hours then. Altogether, she has contributed more than 10,400 foster hours so far! We […]

Meet Kelli! RASKC is extremely pleased to name Kelli Matheny as an Outstanding New Volunteer. A resident of Kent, she contributes time as a Shelter Helper, foster volunteer, and as a Dog Walker. Just before the pandemic began, Kelli became qualified to work with some of RASKC’s more challenging dogs. It is not uncommon for […]