Josephine Co. Sheriff's Office

On September 21, 2022, the Josephine County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at the business location for Pawsitive K9 Solutions located on 6th Street in Grants Pass. During that warrant, thirteen neglected dogs were located that had no food or water in poor living conditions. 

On September 26, 2022 Detectives with the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office, Animal Control Officer’s and Josephine County Code Enforcement executed an additional search warrant at the owner’s residence, located in Selma. 

During the execution of that warrant, one horse and one rabbit were found deceased. In addition to the deceased animals, sixteen animals including another horse, multiple dogs, cats and chickens were located without food or water also living in poor conditions. All animals located in both search warrants were seized and aid was rendered to the animals as needed.

At the residence a small illegal marijuana grow with hundreds of pounds of processed marijuana was located. Evidence was collected regarding the growing operation as well. 

Based on the investigation, it is believed that the suspects for this case have fled the area. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is determined to locate the individuals and hold them responsible for all crimes involved. 

Individuals who may have knowledge of the suspects or have any knowledge regarding their business are encouraged to contact Detectives with the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office at 541-474-5123. 

At the time of this press release, the investigation is ongoing, and no further details are being released.