Oregon & SW Washington

Links - Collie Rescue

Sheila picture

Sheila (left) and her Friends

Humane Shelters

Oregon Humane Society (in Portland)

Greenhill Humane Society (in Eugene)

Local and Regional Rescue Groups' contact informaion:

Animal Welfare Net Lane County is an umbrella organization for the various animal welfare organizations in Lane County, Oregon.

Border Collie and Aussie Rescue (STAAR) at 541-267-8212

National Collie Sites:

The Dog Owner's Guide: The Collie

The Collie Connection

American Working Collie Association


Animal Welfare Resources Sites:

Best Friends

Petfinder where current dogs for adoption are also listed

Healthy Pet--The American Animal Hospital Association

The Monks of New Skete and How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend


Animal Stories


More Animal stories in West By Northwest.org online magazine, our website sponsor:

Can an Adoption Go Wrong? Linda and Last Chance's Story

A Dog's Life - fictional story of first rescue collie in Spencer Creek Valley

A Duck's Life - fictional account of a rescue duck and Laddie the Collie.

Fact and Fiction-- Animal Shelters - by Kimbal Lewis

Horse Neglect and Abuse in America by Kimbal Lewis

Cats and 21st Century Animal Welfare by
Kimbal Lewis