Stories tagged: SCRAPS
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Feature creature: Labrador mix needs a quiet home
Misty is a sweet, friendly “elder gal.”
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Dog tethering safety standards in Washington adopted by city of Spokane
Adopting the safety requirements laid out in a new state law will allow agents from SCRAPS, the region’s animal control agency, to issue citations within city limits, Director Nancy Hill …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 6 a.m.
SCRAPS sells kittens for half price during busy season
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service (SCRAPS) has a cat problem. And they need your help.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 3:37 p.m.
Creature feature: Mona Lisa needs a home
Mona Lisa is a sweet, quiet dog.
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, noon
Rosie loves to cuddle.
Wed., July 12, 2017, 12:03 p.m.
Feature creature: Shih tzu needs home
Bombay needs a calm household. He would benefit from having an older person as a companion. Refer to the pet’s ID number when contacting SCRAPS with questions about one of …
Sat., July 1, 2017
Hot dogs in hot cars: When to leave Fido at home
Leslie Mitcham is tired of being called an abusive pet owner.
Wed., June 7, 2017, noon
Creature feature: Hound needs a loving home
Junior is playful and needs an active owner with no children.
Wed., May 24, 2017, noon
This female pit bull terrier is very sweet and playful, SCRAPS says.
Wed., May 17, 2017, noon
Creature feature: Smooth-coated collie available for adoption at SCRAPS
Gage, a smooth-coated collie, needs a home.
Wed., May 10, 2017, noon
Creature feature: Cane corso dog needs strong handler
Sugar Ray is a cane corso breed of dog.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 12:28 p.m.
Creature feature: Cocker Spaniel is available for adoption at SCRAPS
Female Cocker Spaniel is available for adoption at SCRAPS.
Wed., April 26, 2017, noon
Feature creature: Playful weimaraner needs a home
Beemer is sweet, playful and spunky.
Wed., April 19, 2017, noon
Creature feature: Border collie needs active family
Charlie is a very playful, loving dog that needs an active family. He loves people and belly rubs.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Amnesty program offered for SCRAPS pet licensing in May
Late fees for pet licensing will be waived in May to draw in more participants
Wed., April 5, 2017, noon
Feature creature: Female shepherd mix is available for adoption
Sweet and calm, this older female mix medium-size dog walks gently on a leash. She is ready to spend her golden years with a fun companion. Refer to the pet’s …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Spokane hearing examiner upholds ‘dangerous dog’ label for pit bull that bit 5-year-old girl on her face
The city hearing examiner sided with Spokane County Regional Animal Protection in its decision to declare a pit bull
Wed., March 15, 2017
Sage is an adoptable cat at SCRAPS
Sage is available for adoption at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers say she’s active and loves to play with toys.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Feature creature: Mama Mia, an adoptable dog at SCRAPS
Mama Mia is available for adoption at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers say she is small in size but big on personality.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
Spokane man shoots pit bull in the head in self-defense
A man shot an attacking pit bull in the head, Wednesday morning according to SCRAPS director Nancy Hill.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
Chico, an adoptable dog
Chico is available for adoption from the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers said Chico is a high energy dog who needs an active owner.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
SCRAPS investigating pit bull attack on 5-year-old girl
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service is investigating a report that a pit bull attacked a 5-year-old girl without provocation, leaving a wound on the girl’s face that required …
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
Shasta is an adoptable dog at Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service
Shasta is available for adoption at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers say she is a sweet senior girl who would love to cuddle on the couch …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 1:45 a.m.
Call “Buddy” or “Bella,” and hundreds of Spokane County dogs might come running
Don’t just give a dog a name. Give a dog a good name. Always.
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017
Archie, an adoptable dog
Archie is available for adoption at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers say he’s an older gentleman with a calm disposition and is eager to please.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
SCRAPS: Bring in pets when wind chill hits, and give extra care to outdoor animals
As the temperature is expected to fall below zero and the wind picks up, the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service is reminding pet owners to take extra care of …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 5:02 p.m.
Owner’s dogs killed pet wallabies, investigation concludes
A veterinarian’s report shows that three wallabies killed in their northeast Spokane yard in mid-December were mauled and partially eaten by their owner’s two dogs, a mastiff named Mischief and …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 4:12 p.m.
Feature Creature: Cane is an adoptable dog at SCRAPS
Cane is available for adoption at Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers said he’s “an adorable, silly guy that is full of potential.” Cane knows how to sit, …
Fri., Dec. 23, 2016, 12:20 p.m.
Donations to help abandoned animals stolen from SCRAPS
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service is looking for help locating two people who stole cash from their donation box on Thursday.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 2 p.m.
Police believe pet wallabies killed by dog
Three pet wallabies were killed in north Spokane Wednesday, launching an investigation into whether the deaths were deliberate.