Friends of                                                    
Lincoln County Animals

To support and advance the health and well-being of domesticated animals                    in Lincoln County, Oregon
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With your help, FOLCAS helped the animals of Lincoln County in all these ways during 2014:

Direct County Shelter Support: $56,300.65

  • Pre-adoption spay/neuters of shelter animals: $29,619.51 (361 animals fixed)
  • Shelter animal microchips: $3,858.90 (550 microchips)
  • Shelter pet food bank client spay/neuters: $11,659.26 (185 animals fixed)
  • Kennel enrichment devices (scratchers & dens): $3,190.29
  • Laundry facility upgrade (11/13–1/14): $3,791.19
  • Purchase of license tag engraving machine: $3,181.50
  • Donation to the LCAS Medical Trust Fund: $1,000.00

Support for County Companion Animals: $24,616.88

  • Max Fund for Vet Care Assistance: $22,001.06 (192 animals helped)
  • Contributions to For the Love of a Cat: $2,000.00
  • Contribution to Project Homeless Connect: $615.82

Total 2014 Program Services Expenditures: $80,917.53

FOLCAS Thanks Volunteers at Picnic

FOLCAS President, Emily DeHuff, and Thrift Store Manager, Charley Nelson, cut the cake for the Volunteer Appreciation Picnic.  Over 11,000 hours were volunteered during the past year at the Pick of the Litter thrift store and on other FOLCAS activities.  The picnic was held at Beverly Beach State Park.


Pick of the Litter

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Stop in and meet our store manager, Charlie Nelson.  Charlie is shown with his shelter rescue dog, Reggie.


Volunteers at POTL Thrift Store continue to provide outstanding service and great bargains.  Thanks!

Join us in 2015!

Help raise money for the animals by volunteering at POTL!


News, Events, and Links 

Time to get your Pet photos in for the 2016 Calendar Contest

(Photos are due by July 20.  Every photo will be included in the calendar.   See "Calendar Contest" tab)

This week at
Pick of the Litter

TUESDAY GREEN TAG BLOWOUT: Clothes & linens 25 cents! Everything else, fill a basket for a BUCK!


Pick of the Litter and the Annex will be closed on July 4.


FOLCAS will be at the Annual Independence Day celebration at Gleneden Beach.*

*Gleneden Beach is north of Depoe Bay, south of Salishan. Exit west off Hwy 101 & there you are.

FOLCAS will have a booth again this year (usually situated in front of the post office);  join the Pick of the Litter group near the fire station around noon & march with us at one o'clock in the parade, or fall in en route.  Parade-friendly pets welcome.  People (and pets) can either walk alongside the van or ride in the van during the parade.

Pick of the Litter Annex 
at 730 NE 3rd Street

Shop our ANNEX SALE 
Saturday, July 11th
10 am - 2 pm
"Christmas In July"

Pick of the Litter Annex at 730 NE 3rd Street:
Special sales EACH Saturday (excluding July 4) through Labor Day

2015 Pet Calendars are 50% OFF at Pick of the Litter or Online NOW!!

Even More Affordable at $5

See the "Calendar Contest" Tab for 2015 Calendar Contest WINNERS!!


Support the MAX Fund

for Veterinary Care Assistance

(go to the Donate page to donate, and MAX Fund page to read about pets that have been helped)

For details on how you can help local families care for their pets with a contribution to FOLCAS, please visit our Max Fund page or call us at 541-961-5852.
Picked Again as the "Thriftiest Thrift Store"

Click Daily at the All-Star Animal Rescue
 Visit the Animal Rescue Site daily: 
Keep clicking the Animal Rescue Site so we can get free food and cash for the Shelter at no cost to you.  While you're there, be sure also to vote daily for the Lincoln County Animal Shelter in the current Shelter Challenge contest.

FOLCAS's "Pick of the Litter" has Branched Out!
In addition to our Pick of the Litter Thrift Store in Newport, we also have a booth on the lower level at the Antique Mall in Newport (Hwy 101 & Rt. 20 in the Bank of America plaza), and now we’re on eBay!  (<---Just click it)  Here’s a direct link to our section there: 

We have hundreds of books, movies, and CDs listed on (<---just click it) too!  

And, we hope you’ll visit often and find some must-have or just-for-fun treasures.

Pet Food Collection
- There is a bin at the Thrift Store, so bring it in!  The food collected goes to the Pet Food Bank (pets of low income families) and Paws-On-Wheels (for home-bound pet owners; in conjuction with Meals-On-Wheels).
Location - 633 NE 3rd St., Newport - at the Fairgrounds. You can also drop off pet food in donation bins located at Ray's Market in Waldport.

Find a furry friend waiting for you at the Lincoln County Animal Shelter 
For information about the Lincoln County Animal Shelter (including the availability of adoptable animals), visit

GoodSearch: You Search...We Give!


Many of the pictures on this website were taken by FOLCAS/POTL volunteer Pahl Scharping

  FOLCAS   |   PO Box 2264   |   Newport, OR 97365   |   541-961-5852   |   E-mail

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