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Bark (& Meow) Around the Block

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Date: Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Time: 10am – 4pm 

Location: Ninth and Carleton Streets, Berkeley 

COST OF Admission: Free

adoption fees: waived or reduced

Be a hero to the animals and clear the shelters at Berkeley Humane’s adopt-a-thon and street fair! 100+ animals available for adoption from 20+ Bay Area rescues, great food, beverages, entertainment and activities for the whole family add up to a fun day that you can't miss!

100+ animals available for adoption from 20+ Bay Area rescues

•  Great food, beer & wine from local food trucks, breweries and wineries

•  Live music and entertainment

•  Games and activities for all ages, and friendly canines (harnessed and leashed, please)!

•  Vendors with great pet & other products

•  Raffle with unbelievable prizes 
   (raffle tickets on sale starting 5/9/16 at our Adoption Center)

Frequently Asked Questions

How many animals will be available for adoption?

Berkeley Humane and 20+ partner rescue organizations will be on site with 200-300 animals available for adoption. Our goal is to find well-matched homes for as many animals as we can and clear our shelters.

Are adoption fees waived at the event?

Each participating shelter will set their own adoption fees, either waiving the fees or offering reduced rates. Berkeley Humane will waive 100% of our adoption fees for this event!

Can I bring my pets to the event?

Of course! Well-behaved canines and fearless felines harnessed and leashed are welcome!

Who can I contact with more questions?

Please call 510.845.7735 ext.228 or email

Can I sponsor the event, participate as a vendor, or donate a raffle prize?

Absolutely! We welcome partnership inquiries and look forward to making this event a success with support from our community members. Please call 510.845.7735 ext. 228 or email for more details.

Special thanks to NBC Bay Area for being our media sponsor!


Bark (& Meow) Around the Block is made possible by the following sponsors:


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