Meet Jase, a 8-week-old chihuahua/terrier mix. He was a stray but is very friendly and playful, and likes to snuggle. If you would like to visit Jase, or any other animal available for adoption through Jefferson County Kennels & Dog Control, contact the organization at 541-475-6889, or visit its website at www.jeffersoncounty.petfinder.com .
They arrive from every corner of Oregon — and even from across the country — on a remote gravel road just outside the Mount Jefferson Wilderness. Thirty cars line the small parking area at Whitewater Trailhead 68 miles east of Salem, their owners stepping into the bright sunlight on a recent Saturday wearing hiking boots and carrying backpacks for a journey into one of the… ... more