Stunt dog at Jack London Square
1. SF SPCA/Giants Dog Days of Summer
, San Francisco: June 11. Let your dogs strut their stuff in a pre-game parade and costume contest at the Dog Days of Summer Giants vs. Twins game. A portion of each Dog Days ticket benefits the San Francisco SPCA.
2. Oakland Athletics: Bark at the Park
, Oakland: July 14. Fans can purchase a special ticket to attend the game with their best four-legged friend, participate in a pre-game pup parade around the field and enjoy pet-friendly activities. A portion of the proceeds from the A's Bark at the Park will benefit Dogs4Diabetics & Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF).
3. East Bay SPCA Adopt-a-thon
, Oakland: July 15. Every year, the East Bay SPCA hosts more than 30 local animal shelters and rescues at beautiful Jack London Square in Oakland! As hosts, the East Bay SPCA aims to raise awareness about the thousands of homeless animals in the community and feature more than 300 of these perfectly adoptable pets to the public.
4. Napa Humane's Walk for Animals
, Napa: August 6. Join Napa Humane for Walk for Animals 2017 — a fun Napa Humane event and leisurely walk through Downtown Napa (with or without a pooch!) in support of pets throughout the Napa Valley.
5. Bark (& Meow) Around the Block
, Berkeley: August 19. Don't miss Berkeley Humane’s adopt-a-thon and street fair featuring 100-plus animals available for adoption from more than 20 Bay Area rescues, plus great food, beverages, entertainment and activities for the whole family.
6. Wags N Wine Dog Days of Summer
, Napa: August 26. Enjoy an evening of wine tasting, food, dogs, and music to benefit Waggin' Trails Rescue Foundation. This event will include a silent auction, raffle prizes and a best-dressed pooch pageant.
7. Muttville Senior Prom
, San Francisco: September 16. Celebrate Muttville's 10th Anniversary at its annual senior prom: Muttville Speakeasy "Bark 3 Times" — a fundraising gala for Muttville senior dog rescue.
8. Bark in the Park
, San Jose: September 16. Bark in the Park San Jose™ is the largest dog festival in the United States. Enjoy contests, demonstrations of dog agility and dog training, vendors with food and drink for humans, and more than 75 vendors with dog-specific goods and services.
9. Bay Area Pet Fair
, Pleasanton: September 16–17. This is an extravaganza for pet-loving families. This event will feature more than 1,000 adoptable dogs, cats and small animals, plus free live shows, activities for kids and dogs, food trucks, lots of giveaways and loads of vendors.
, Novato: October 1. This is a fun-filled afternoon of dancing, food and groovy times to benefit Marin Humane Society.Novato: October 1. This is a fun-filled afternoon of dancing, food and groovy times to benefit Marin Humane.
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