South County Cats Founder and Director Sally Halela was honored with the 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award under the Animal Welfare category. The award honor some of the state’s most dedicated individuals, groups, and families for their commitment to volunteerism as the foundation for caring communities and a thriving Washington. Regional Animal Services of King […]

His name may be Tiny, but our Pet of the Week is not! This young Rottweiler/German Shepherd mix can be reserved until he gets to know you. However, when he comes around, Tiny can be quite cuddly! He loves going for walks and exploring. Tiny is energetic and loves to play – so that makes […]

As our regular readers know, we love hearing “Happy Tails” from our RASKC alumni. Even better is when we get pictures of adopted pets in their new homes! Here are a few stories that have come in to us over the last week. From Courtney: “We adopted two cats March 22 from the Covington Petco […]

Can you open your heart and home to Anubis, our Pet of the Week? This five-year-old gray tabby was brought in by a good Samaritan in early January. His personality color is “Rambunctious Red,” meaning he’s a spirited cat with a fun-loving personality. Anubis loves to be around people and he always wants to get […]

Introducing Bindi, our Pet of the Week! This eight-year-old Boston Terrier mix came to us because her previous family could no longer care for her. Bindi is a very smart girl, and already knows sit, stay, and come. She becomes very attached to and protective of her family, and would do best in a low-traffic […]

Meet Jeff! Jeff has given extraordinary contributions of time to RASKC and has done so with the best spirit and great skill as a Dog Walker and as a Shelter Helper. Jeff not only has been one of RASKC’s most reliable volunteers with his weekly shift, he has also been absolutely magnificent by filling in on […]

Looking for a cuddly calico cat? Our Pet of the Week Delia will fit the bill! This beautiful six-year-old girl has a big personality! Delia is a very sweet cat who loves petting, treats, and hanging out on her favorite cat tree. Delia’s personality color is Rambunctious Red, meaning she is a spirited cat with […]

Handsome rascal Tito is our Pet of the Week! This seven-year-old pittie mix was given up by his previous owner because they were moving. They described him as playful but shy. His personality color is “Bashful Blue,” which means he may get nervous in new situations and likes to take things slow. But, once he […]

One of the best parts of our work is seeing the happy, smiling faces of our new adopters as they take their new furry family member home. And we definitely enjoy hearing the “happily ever after” stories. If you have a Happy Tail you’d like to share with us, you can email pets@kingcounty.gov or share […]

With a name like “Kitty Kat,” you know what you’re getting for this week’s Pet of the Week! This five-year-old black and white domestic longhair cat needs a new home. His previous owner described him as affectionate and well-behaved. Since he’s a spirited cat with a fun-loving personality, Kitty Kat’s color is “Rambunctious Red.” He […]