Adopt a Cat

All of Berkeley Humane’s adoptable cats are added here as soon as they become available, so please check back often! Ready to adopt a cat? Learn more about our Adoption Process and what we include with Adoption.

Berkeley Humane is dedicated to finding loving homes for adoptable shelter pets. Thank you for considering adoption to give these cats the second chance they deserve!

More cats available for adoption on our Courtesy Listings page!

Just Adopted!

Congratulations to all the cats and kittens below, and to their new families who adopted them! Every shelter cat that comes through our doors receive lots of pets and treats, medical exams, flea & tick treatments, are spayed or neutered, and often more. We send them to their new families with all our love and well wishes for many wonderful memories together!

Berkeley Humane saved my life! ♥

Berkeley Humane saved my life! ♥

Berkeley Humane saved my life! ♥

Berkeley Humane saved my life! ♥


Berkeley Humane saved my life! ♥

Questions? Visit our FAQs page.

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cat adoption fees

We are unable to guarantee the availability of an animal or place any animals on hold.

adoption resources

We are committed to supporting our adopters.

Where's the Mobile Adoption Center?

The Mobile Adoption Center (MAC) will be at the Thrift Shop (1120 Solano Ave.) on Saturdays this Spring!

Adoption Fees Waived!

In celebration of the 10th Anniversary of our award-winning beer festival Pints For Pawswhere 100% of proceeds benefit shelter animals—we’re waiving adoption fees for the entire month of May
Celebrate with us: Adopt, Drink Beer, Save Lives.

help spread the word!

The aPAWcalypse is coming on Saturday, October 28! This one-day adoption event features “ghosted” adoption fees (a.k.a. waived), plus wicked cute shelter animals will be dressed for the occasion (in costumes)! Don’t miss the perfect chance to add an MVP to your aPAWcalypse survival team!


Saturday, August 26 | 10am–4pm

2700 Ninth St. Berkeley

Berkeley Humane’s annual adopt-a-thon & street fair returns! Come adopt your new best friend, or hang out at this family/pet friendly outdoor event. Free to attend with waived/discounted adoption fees!

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