Summer Camp

East Bay SPCA Animal Camp is the purr-fect fit for campers who are passionate about pets, want to make a difference for shelter animals, or just need a little experience before adding a furry friend to the family. Animal camp is both educational and fun! Campers will gain an appreciation for all living things through hands-on activities, animal interactions, pet-themed games, and take-home crafts.

LOGISTICS: Our 5 day camp sessions are $395 per camper. All of our Summer Camp sessions take place from 9:00AM-3:00PM. We do not offer before or after care at this time.  Please sign your child up for the camp group that matches the grade level they will be entering in the Fall. Click Here to read our Camp FAQs

SCHOLARSHIP ARE AVAILABLE: Limited financial assistance is available for qualified applicants. Summer Camp Scholarship Applications will be available on March 1st and are due on April 1st. Please contact us if you need an application in another language, or if you prefer to complete a hard copy rather than online.Click here to learn more and apply for a summer camp scholarship!

CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to the current health situation, our standard camp cancellation policy has been altered to support unknown cancellation and promote good public health. Please click the link below to learn more about our cancellation policies.

Click here to learn about our updated COVID 19 policies and FAQs

For more information, please email education@eastbayspca.org.

ENTERING GRADES 1-3

PAWS & CLAWS: For campers entering grades 1-3 in the Fall

A must for young animal-lovers!  This session explores what it takes to care for pets of all kinds—furry, feathered, and scaled.  Campers dive into the world of pet-ownership by fostering their very own pet-plushie for the week.  With plenty of crafts, games, and animal interactions, this camp is guaranteed to get your tail wagging!

IMPORTANT:  If you register your camper for a session for which they are not grade-appropriate, your camper’s enrollment will be canceled and our cancellation policy will be applied.

$395 per camper,  9AM-3PM

Dublin Adoption Center
4651 Gleason Drive

June 22-26 Register Now!

July 27-31 Register Now!

Aug 3-7 Register Now!

Oakland Adoption Center
8323 Baldwin Street

June 15-19 Full! Add to Waitlist

July 20-24 Register Now!

Aug 10-14 Register Now!

ENTERING GRADES 4-6

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HUMANE HEROES: For campers entering grades 4-6 in the Fall

Crazy for animals and wanting to make a paw-sitive impact?  This session investigates all of the different ways that kids can help pets in our community.  Campers will explore the world of animal welfare through innovative activities, games, and animal meet-and-greets.  Whether helping out our shelter animals, or learning about proper pet care and humane training techniques—campers are sure to leave with an understanding that it is cool to care!

IMPORTANT:  If you register your camper for a session for which they are not grade-appropriate, your camper’s enrollment will be canceled and our cancellation policy will be applied.

$395 per week, 9AM-3PM

Dublin Adoption Center
4651 Gleason Drive

June 1-5 Register Now!

June 8-12 Register Now!

June 15-19 Register Now!

June 22-26 Register Now!

July 6-10 Register Now!

July 13-17 Register Now!

July 20-24 Register Now!

August 3-7 Register Now!

Aug 10-14 Register Now!

Oakland Adoption Center
8323 Baldwin Street

June 1-5 Register Now!

June 29- July 3 Full! Add to Waitlist

July 13-17 Register Now!

July 27-31 Register Now!

ENTERING GRADES 7-8

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K9 ACADEMY: For campers entering grades 7-8 in the Fall

Make a difference in the lives of shelter dogs by providing valuable training to help them find their fur-ever homes!  This session focuses on teaching campers the skills of animal behavior and training, through games, activities, and animal interactions.  Campers will put these new skills to the test when they are paired with a shelter dog, helping the dogs to build manners and confidence, and helping our campers to build life-long memories!

IMPORTANT:  If you register your camper for a session for which they are not grade-appropriate, your camper’s enrollment will be canceled and our cancellation policy will be applied.

$395 per week, 9AM-3PM

Dublin Adoption Center
4651 Gleason Drive

June 1-5 Register Now!

June 8-12 Register Now!

June 15-19 Register Now!

June 29-July 3 Register Now!

July 6-10 Register Now!

July 13-17 Register Now!

July 20-24 Register Now!

July 27-31 Register Now!

Oakland Adoption Center
8323 Baldwin Street

June 8-12 Full! Add to Waitlist

June 22-26 Register Now!

July 6-10 Register Now!

August 3-7 Register Now!

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