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 education@eastbayspca.org or (510) 564-2961.

Looking for virtual programs or activities at home?

Learn more about our virtual programs and how to request one for your group – for schools, scouts, or just for fun!

See our activities, worksheets, and other resources to teach children about humane values,
animal welfare, and pet care from home on our resources page. 

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
meet-and-greets. Temporarily paused.

Youth Volunteer Opportunities-East Bay SPCA

Supervised volunteer opportunities are available for ages 8- 18. 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. Now virtual!

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. Now virtual!

Tours-East Bay SPCA

Tours

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! Now virtual!

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

Tours

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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