Animal Services

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Orange County Animal Services Launches New Website

The animals of Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) have some exciting news. After many years of dedicated service, the time has come to retire...

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Calling All Animal Lovers! Orange County Animal Services To Host Barktoberfest

Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) invites all animal lovers to join them this Sunday, Nov. 19 for the shelter’s sixth annual...

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Foster Parents Open Heart and Homes to Homeless Animals: Orange County Animal Services Expands Foster Care Program

Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) has expanded efforts to recruit additional animal-loving residents to join the shelter’s active foster care force by holding a...

Mayor Teresa Jacobs at Orange County Animal Services

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Board of County Commissioners Promote Lake Walk Program at Orange County Animal Services

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners made a special visit to Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) in an effort to help...

Orange County Experience Graduates Fifth Class in 2016

Orange County Experience Graduates Fifth Class in 2016

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs congratulates the fifth graduating class from the Orange County Experience program.

The Orange County Experience, an 11-week educational program about...

Orange County Animal Services’ New Adoption Program for Veterans Proves Successful

Orange County Animal Services’ New Adoption Program for Veterans Proves Successful

This Veterans Day, Curtis, a retired Navy veteran, stepped into Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) in search of a new friend.

Citizens Honored at 2016 Orange County Community Conference

Citizens Honored at 2016 Orange County Community Conference

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners recognized several Community Champions and the Distinguished Citizen of the Year at the...

Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge Celebrates “Animal-versary”

Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge Celebrates “Animal-versary”

Community leaders and local citizens came together to celebrate the three-year “animal-versary” of the Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge (BTN) at Eagles Roost Park...

Orange County Urges Pet Owners to Prepare Ahead of Storm Season

Orange County Urges Pet Owners to Prepare Ahead of Storm Season

Rain or shine, no matter the season, pet owners should be prepared with extra supplies and a plan of action for their pets in...