adopt on-the-spot at 2700 9th st. Berkeley
Saturday, August 27, 10am–4pm
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Berkeley Humane’s Bark (& Meow) Around the Block adoption event is returning on August 27th, 2022! Adoptable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be vaccinated, microchipped, and ready to go home!

Adoption fees are waived for this event. Adoption counseling will be provided to help set up new pet families for success!

Adoptions are in-person, outdoors, and first-come, first served. Arrive early for your chance to meet your new family member!

dogs & cats looking fur love (and more to come)!
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Bark (& Meow) Around the Block is the premier Bay Area location for Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption effort sponsored by NBC Bay Area/Telemundo 48.

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sponsorship opportunities

Become a sponsor for Bark (& Meow) Around the Block! Your sponsorship supports Berkeley Humane’s mission to find loving homes for cats and dogs throughout the East Bay.

partner with us

Berkeley Humane is proud to partner with our animal-loving community! Opportunities include event sponsorships, raffle donations, and more. 

upcoming events
  • October 1, 2022 – Low cost vaccines for dogs and cats! Learn more »
  • October 1–31, 2022 – Returning by popular demand, subscribe now to receive a Kitten A Day in your inbox every day this October!
  • October 22, 2022 – A whole day of free webinars that’ll Make your Dog’s Day!

    *Event dates and details subject to change.