School Programs

Our unique school programs, linked to California State Standards, help students learn about animal welfare, human rights, environmental protection and social justice, while providing memorable interactions with our shelter animals.


East Bay SPCA educators visit the classroom to teach about commitment, awareness, respect and empathy through a series of lessons with shelter animals.


A six-week, intensive after-school program for middle-school students, focused at giving both youth and canines a voice.


Presentations and Workshops

Learn about companion animal needs and how we can help the animals in our community, right in your classroom.

East Bay SPCA Humane Education Tours

PAWS Experience

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!

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Animal Camp

Hands-on lessons, interactions with a variety of animals and animal-themed activities engage K-12 youth.

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

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