Sammy DePledge, 5, front, and Sally DeCamp’s Bruiser, 6, are best buds in Astoria.
Samsquanch, “Sam,” was rescued from a high-kill shelter in Texas. He had mange, but after treatment turned into this handsome guy. She’s Seaside’s Andi Reynolds and Shawn Carr’s favorite boy.
The Arnsdorf’s Dalmatian, Takoda, almost 2, lives with us in Astoria and loves taking them on walks all over this beautiful area.
Tucker lives with Jim and Candy May in the mountains of northern Colorado. Candy Gramson May grew up in Warrenton.
Astoria poodle Squirrel Salerno, 3, is 5 1/2 pounds and is Sarah Salerno’s best friend and emotional-support service animal. She rides in the bicycle, kayak, backpack and even a stroller that they use to do benefit walks.
Vegeta is is a mix of collie, spaniel, and wire hair fox terrier and is part of the Vinson/O’Shay family. He was making sure the rabbit doesn’t run off.
Zipporah is Sarah Graham’s 6-month-old silver Labrador. She loves swimming and hiking with her bud Ebony a black Lab.
Zoey, left, is a 4-year-old blue heeler/Dachshund mix; Hurley,11, is a terrier mix. The Banks family lives in Astoria. The pups have a 4-month-old baby brother named Oliver.
Zoey is a Boston terrier/pug mix (Bugg) and Wahine is a full Boston. They live in Svensen with Sharon and Dave Jackson and their sister, Koda (a black Lab). Zoey and Wahine love to go to work with their mom at Clatsop Retirement Village where they get to spend their day visiting with the kind staff and wonderful folks who reside there. Who wouldn’t love getting spoiled for a living?
Sid, 2 , is an Aussie/blue heeler mix and Mylo, 7, is a border collie/blue heeler mix. They live in Astoria with their owners, Bryan and Tara Mestrich.
Smalls, right, is Autumn Perdew’s 2-year-old Labrador/pit bull mix and Rosie, 7, is a beagle. #shelterdogsrock
Sol, 1, is Emma Taggart’s Chihuahua. She loves to run on the beach and is very lovable.
Tugg Thornton is a friendly, fun, sweet and playful goldendoodle. His favorite hobby is playing catch with his tennis balls. “He is such a joy to have around and makes our family complete.”
Tippy, 15, is a well-loved Labrador mix. Her home is in Warrenton with Gina Williams-Bentley’s family.
Shanti, 2, is a Shih Tzu/poodle mix that is very friendly and loving to anyone that will give her attention. She lives in Astoria with Deborah Cooper’s family that spoils her rotten.
Tucker, 2, is a Labrador mix who lives in Gearhart with Allison Bekken Nolan and his baby sister.
Tuffy, 12, Labrador/chow mix, lives in Warrenton with Jamay Hadley’s family, which includes Tuffy’s sister, Tundra, and a 15-month-old human baby brother. She is the most loving dog and super smart.
Tulip, 1 1/2, is Sandy Clancy’s family’s goldendoodle. She was rescued from a puppy mill and was very skittish and has some genetic skin issues. She is doing great and loves to run in the backyard and play with her toys.
Tundra, 3, Siberian husky lives in Warrenton with Jamay Hadley’s family, which includes Tundra’s sister, Tuffy, and a 15-month-old baby brother (human). She is very gentle with him.
Willy, 12, from Seattle is a Labrador and he’s such a good old grandpa. He’s getting up there in years and slowing down, but they love him to pieces, says Monique Gamache McFadden’s family.
Seneca, 9, is a bichon frise from Seaside who is Ara Schindler’s best friend and buddy. Guy is smart too, he knows how to get what he wants.
Shep, 1, is a German shepherd/Labrador mix whose best friends are Sammy the cat and Drew, Kelly Hatfield Olson’s husband. They all live in Astoria.
Smokey, 3, is a mastiff/malamute and Bandit, 5 , is a pit bull/husky They enjoy the beach and live in Warrenton with the Kelso-Clark family.
Thor is just chilling in Brenda Nelson’s yard. He is a border collie/blue heeler mix.
Tobias Keith, 8, is Janette Hickman’s family’s cocker spaniel from Ocean Park, Wash.
Sadie, 4, border collie, Skeeter, 11 months, Shetland sheepdog, and Sprocket a Labrador and Australian shepherd mix who Tina Gleason’s family of Astoria lost to cancer last year.
Shugi, 8, is a Labrador from Hammond who lives with her Zoea, her 12 1/2-year-old mother and Janelle Adams.
Taven, 8, is a German shepherd/husky mix who Loves the water and hiking around in the woods. He lives with Cassy Danielson in Seaside.
Taz, 7, is a terrier mix, Coastie dog from Puerto Rico. He has moved with David Berliner’s family from there to Norfolk, Va., and then to Astoria.
Tootie, 7, is a 6-pound teacup poodle/bichon frise mix who lives with Sandie Kaye Dodson in Astoria.
Janelle Adams says Zeus, 5 months, is a Labrador/golden retriever. He’s a only child who loves spending time with his grandparents in Hammond.
Zoea, 12 1/2, is a black Labrador from Hammond who lives with her 8-year-old daughter, Shugi, and Janelle Adams.
Tyler, 3, is a Norfolk terrier and lives with Nancy Allsup of Warrenton.
Star, 9, was an AKC-registered miniature female dachshund. Brodie, 6, is a rescued male miniature dachshund. The photo is called “Zen with a tennis ball,” their personalities reflect the perfect balance of yin and yang. They are members of the Fawkes family of Seaside, who say they are the “best dogs ever.”
Sammy, 5, is the most handsome pug at Linh and Derrick DePledge’s home in Astoria.
Wylie, 4, is a Walker coonhound male. He is staying at the South Pacific County Humane Society in Long Beach, Wash., and would love to find his new family. Learn more at http://beachpets.com
Yellow Labrador St. Nick was 10 when he visited Astoria for the last time in September 2014 from Southlake, Texas. His parents are Don and Shirley Felten and Shirley’s aunt was born and raised in Astoria.
Sadie, 4 1/2, is a black Labrador/border collie mix. Her family, Brad, Shannon and Noah Mathews of Knappa say she is so silly. They call this photo “What do you mean I’m too big for the cat bed?”
Siskiyou, 5, is a Siberian husky living in Cannon Beach with his humans; Sean, Allison, Odin and Maddox Johnson.
Sol the Chihuahua is 1 and shares space with Emma and Bryant Taggart of Astoria.
Stoli (on the rocks) is 10 weeks old. The Rottweiler pup hails from Clatskanie and lives with Sharon Roggow of Clatskanie, along with Rio, Gibbs and Bentley.
Yorkshire terrier Tank is 7 weeks old and lives with Junior, Angels, Anthony, Cruz, Aidan and Andrea Garcia of Gearhart.