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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Frequently Asked Questions

Whom do I call with questions, to identify a problem situation, or make a complaint about a dog, dog owner, or off-leash area?

  • If a dog attack or other emergency is occurring, always call 9-1-1.
  • To report leash/scoop law compliance problems at a park, call Park Rangers at 503-823-1637.
  • To report aggressive dogs, injury incidents, or animal welfare concerns, call Multnomah County Animal Services at 503-988-PETS (7387) 
  • For general questions, concerns or comments about off-leash areas, call the Dog Off-Leash Program information line at 503-823-DOGS (3647).