Humane Education

Humane Education

Promoting Compassion for All Living Things

East Bay SPCA’s youth programs promote stewardship and compassion for all living things. Programs include camp, birthday parties, tours, scout workshops, and school presentations. For more information about our Humane Education Programs please contact us or (510) 564-2961.

East Bay SPCA Vet Animal Camp

Campers will have unique opportunities to learn about and interact with rescued animals. Sessions take place in Winter, Spring, and Summer.

Birthday Parties-East Bay SPCA

Birthday Parties

Birthday parties are offered at both locations, for ages 6 and up.  Guests will join us for a tour, fun activities, and animal

Youth Volunteer Opportunities-East Bay SPCA

Supervised volunteer programs are available for ages 10-17. Perfect for youth wanting to make a difference and gain their service learning hours.

East Bay SPCA School Programs

School programs are available on-site or in the classroom. Students explore topics including responsible pet care, animal welfare, social justice, and more.

Scouts Program-East Bay SPCA

We offer various ways for scout groups of all ages to get involved and make a difference, including shelter tours, workshops, and service award projects.

Tours-East Bay SPCA


Take a tour of the East Bay SPCA at our Oakland or Dublin adoption centers to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what we do. Perfect for groups of any age!

East Bay SPCA Vet Animal Camp

We offer a variety of camps throughout the year. See what’s coming up and register today!

Birthday Parties-East Bay SPCA

Birthday Parties

Happy Birthday to You! For ages 6 – 12, we offer a unique party experience, including fun activities, a tour, and a special encounter with a shelter animal.

Youth Volunteer Opportunities-East Bay SPCA

Do you have a school project? Want to learn more about animal welfare? We have volunteer and service learning opportunities for ages 10 – 17.

East Bay SPCA School Programs

Our unique classroom and assembly programs, linked to California State Standards, explore responsible pet care, animal welfare, environmental protection and social justice.

Scouts Program-East Bay SPCA

We are so grateful for the support of scouts! We offer tours, badge fulfillment, journey projects, and fundraising and donation opportunities.

Tours-East Bay SPCA


Tour our Oakland or Dublin adoption centers and learn about all we do! Perfect for school field trips, youth or adult groups, and community service clubs.

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Where to Find us


Adoption Center & Theodore B. Travers
Family Veterinary Clinic

8323 Baldwin Street
Oakland, CA 94621

Adoption Center Hours
Wednesday - Sunday
11am - 6pm

Veterinary Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday
(by appointment)

Oakland Spay/Neuter Surgery Center

410 Hegenberger Road
Oakland, CA 94621

Surgery Center Hours
By appointment only


Adoption Center & Spay Neuter Clinic

4651 Gleason Drive
Dublin, CA 94568

Adoption Center Hours
Wednesday - Sunday
11am - 6pm
Spay/Neuter Clinic Hours
By appointment only


GuideStar Platinum Charity

2017 Awards

East Bay Express Winner

Bay Woof Beast of the Bay

Best of Oakland magazine

The East Bay SPCA is a local non-profit that is not affiliated with any national organization. We obtained a four star rating from Charity Navigator and we participate in GuideStar Exchange at the Platinum level. The East Bay SPCA's Tax ID number is 94- 1322202.