Clear the Shelters Pet Adoption Day at the Zoo

Find a loving homes for animals in need!

August 21, 2022

All Ages

10:00am - 2:00pm


*Please note: This event is limited to the Children's Zoo. Zoo admission ticket is required if you would like to access the rest of the Zoo.

Oakland Zoo is teaming up with Oakland Animal Services, East Bay SPCA, and NBC Bay Area to “Clear the Shelters” this August!

This first-ever Pet Adoption Day at the Zoo aims to help find loving homes for animals in need. We’re excited to extend our message of humane care for ALL animals, and responsible pet ownership through this event and to help dogs, cats, and guinea pigs get forever homes.

Important information for the event:

What you’ll need to adopt from Oakland Animal Services:

What you'll need to adopt from East Bay SPCA: