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Feature creature: Ruby needs a one-pet home

This loving gal is somewhat cautious around new people, the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service said in a news release.


Feature creature: Cami needs new home

is an energetic and happy dog who is looking forward to meeting and going home with his new family


Feature creature: Buddy eager for new home

Buddy was featured here on July 11.


Feature creature: Honey awaits family to take her home

Brindle-colored Honey is available for adoption from the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.


Visit the library, cuddle with a cat in Cat Cafe

Prepare yourself for cuddly, furry and purring bundles of cuteness to take over a portion of the Downtown Spokane Library on Friday – the kittens are coming for the library’s …


UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 3:26 p.m.

Greenacres woman faces animal abuse charges over nine electrocuted squirrels

A Greenacres woman is accused of electrocuting nine squirrels that tried to scale her electric fence and steal walnuts from her backyard tree.


UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 9:12 p.m.

Dog abandoned in crate in Spokane Valley died from dehydration and starvation, SCRAPS says

A necropsy showed the dog’s cause of death was starvation and dehydration “attributable to abandonment in her crate.”


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:49 p.m.

SCRAPS asks for donations to care for 43 cats that were ‘living in decrepit conditions’

Nearly four dozen cats “living in decrepit conditions” were seized Monday afternoon by Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service workers from a home in Spokane Valley.


Feature creature: Dutches needs a family to share her love

Dutches the black and tan colored dog was picked up and taken to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service in Spokane Valley.


Feature creature: HarleyDavidson needs home with lots of love

A dog named HarleyDavidson has been surrendered to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.


Feature creature: Alma will sit for treats, SCRAPS says

Alma, a large white-and-black female dog, was found and brought to Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.


Feature creature: Benny is ready for obedience training and long walks

Benny, a white-and-brown male dog, is a “great guy with lots of energy,” a Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service news release says.


Feature Creature: Clyde

Clyde, a brindle and white pit bull terrier, was found and brought to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Clyde is “a great guy that is happy and playful …


Feature creature: Tucker the blue heeler dog wants to play

Tucker the blue heeler dog was surrendered to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.


Feature creature: ‘Big beautiful’ Sasha needs quiet, loving home

Sasha the tan and white mix breed medium dog was found and brought to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.


Feature creature: L.A.

LA is a great gal with lots of energy. LA enjoys playing with toys and is food motivated. She will need an active home that keeps her engaged and provides …


Feature creature: Lulu has a lot of energy

Lulu, a blue with white chest and toes mix breed medium size dog, awaits a new family while sheltering at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Lulu has a …


Feature creature: Smart Cookie is upbeat and curious

Cookie is energetic, curious and intelligent.


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018, 12:41 p.m.

Dogs that survived three weeks in a silo named winners of national Hambone Award

Two German shepherds from Medical Lake will receive an award from an insurance company after they were trapped in a silo for 21 days.


UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 6:59 a.m.

Pair of German shepherds are award finalists following three weeks trapped in underground missile silo

A pair of German Shepherds, rescued in April from an abandoned underground silo in Medical Lake after surviving for more than 21 days, are among a dozen pets nominated for …


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11:02 p.m.

SCRAPS says wild animal to blame for recent string of cat deaths on the South Hill

Spokane pet owners can breathe a collective sigh of relief on rumors of cat serial killer stalking the city, though a critter of interest is still at large.


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 10:59 p.m.

Stevens County authorities rescue 255 dogs from two illegal breeding sites

Prosecutors are preparing criminal charges after sheriff’s deputies, animal control officers and volunteers rescued 255 dogs from two illegal breeding sites in southern Stevens County.


Feature creature: Friendly Cash needs patient guide to teach him rules

Cash was surrendered to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Cash is a “wonderful boy” with “wonderful manners,” SCRAPS reported.


SCRAPS joins statewide test pilot group to increase ‘live release’ rates

The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service has joined a new coalition of animal rescue organizations in Washington state committed to working toward the live release of at least 90 …


High temps across Spokane leaves vulnerable prone to heat-related illnesses

With temperatures expected to remain in the mid to upper 90s this week, local and state health officials are recommending people to stay in an air conditioned area during peak …


Feature creature: Energetic Rocky a quick study

Rocky is a special dog that needs a special home.


Friends honor memory of Rory Fees by keeping pet food drive going

Rory Fees always cared for Spokane’s needy cats and dogs when she was alive, and four years after her death her friends are determined to carry her vision forward.


Bungalow is the cat’s meow: SCRAPS’ ‘working’ felines have a new place to call home

The barn cats at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service have a new bungalow to call their own – complete with perches, catwalks and lots of places to hide.


Dozens of unhealthy dogs rescued from ‘utter filth’ in home near Medical lake

Dozens of unhealthy dogs and three cats were rescued from “utter filth” Thursday in a Medical Lake area house accused of being a puppy mill.


Feature creature: Bull terrier is seen at SCRAPS

Patton is a sensitive bull terrier.