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BrightSide participates in rescue of Korean meat dogs

Together the Humane Society of Central Oregon and BrightSide Animal Center received twenty-eight dogs, formerly part of the Korean dog [Continue Reading...]
Dogs were flown from Korea to San Francisco by the Humane Society of the United States, then picked up at a cargo terminal by BrightSide and the Humane Society of Central Oregon.
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What makes BrightSide different?

We are often asked what makes BrightSide different from other animal shelters. After all, we all share the goal of [Continue Reading...]
BrightSide's most patient dogs each waited more than 200 days to find a new home.
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Special discounts in November for Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

At BrightSide, we love seniors! And we want you to love them too. A special senior pet is waiting to [Continue Reading...]
Photo courtesy of Aspen Grove Veterinary Care.
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Thank you, adopters! #ClearTheShelters was a huge success

Saturday, Aug. 15, BrightSide participated with other area shelters, KTVZ-TV and other NBC affiliates across the U.S. with special adoption [Continue Reading...]
ClearTheShelters Aug. 15, 2015
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Get Ready For Our Spayghetti With No Balls Event!

On Saturday, February 28th at The View Restaurant at Juniper Golf Club in Redmond we will be having our annual [Continue Reading...]
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Merry Christmas!

BrightSide Animal Center will close early at 1 p.m. on Christmas Eve — but our thrift store will remain open [Continue Reading...]
BrightSide Animal Center will be closed on Christmas and close early at 1 p.m. Christmas Eve.
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We are so lucky. A talented artist, Mindy Sue Werth of Msw Original Art and Illu...

We are so lucky. A talented artist, Mindy Sue Werth of Msw Original Art and Illustrations in Bend, OR has made a beautiful portrait of Chance, which she's donated to BrightSide. He's a very special boy. And tomorrow he will have a special home. Watch this space. http://brightsideanimals.org/featured-posts/chance/
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BrightSide wins $25,000 grant... because of Chance

BrightSide has won $25,000 in the Petco Foundation’s Holiday Wishes grant program, announced Dec. 23. Grants were awarded based on [Continue Reading...]
Chance enjoys a romp in the country. Copyright, 2013, Kim Kehoe.
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Yippee, we're warm!

The ever-exuberant Echo enjoys a romp in the agility course area. Despite the bitter cold he’s happy in his warm [Continue Reading...]
Echo, a big yellow lab, stays warm playing outside in a coat donated by Ruffwear.
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Chance says, Thank you, friends! I loved my party.

Update, March 29, 2015: Thank you to all of you who turned out Saturday for our Celebrate Chance party. He [Continue Reading...]
Chance enjoyed his party on 3-28-15. Photo by Lindsey Bivens.