attend our award-winning
We host several events each year that bring the community together to celebrate our love of animals! And get them adopted!
stories from beyond the shelter
Best in Show — Stories from Beyond the Shelter is a storytelling event that celebrates the rescue pets who fill our lives with love. Each year, three storytelling finalists read their stories at this heartwarming event, with the winner crowned “Best in Show”.
In 2020, Best in Show featured bestselling and celebrated author, Amy Tan, author and radio host of KQED’s Forum, Dr. Michael Krasny, and Diane Dwyer, TV personality and two-time Emmy® award winner for journalism.
partner with us
Berkeley Humane is proud to partner with our animal-loving community! Opportunities include event sponsorships, raffle donations, and more.
Safety Net Programs
Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic: Berkeley Humane is here to help! Discounted core vaccinations for dogs and cats available on the dates below. Plus FREE pet food! No appointment necessary.
train the bay classes
Dog training classes year round for every level. We have a class for you!