About Us

Saving Lives Since 1874

The East Bay SPCA is a local non-profit that is not affiliated with any national organization. We’re proud to be one of the oldest shelters in the country and one of the most innovative in our region. Find out more about our history, mission, staff and positions on the issues on these pages.

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The East Bay SPCA has helped injured, lost and abandoned animals since 1874! We serve Alameda and Contra Costa Counties at sites in Dublin and Oakland.

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The East Bay SPCA has helped injured, lost and abandoned animals since 1874! We serve Alameda and Contra Costa Counties at sites in Dublin and Oakland.

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Some things make us want to share our thoughts. Click here for our take on the latest and hottest issues in animal welfare.

EastBaySPCA-News

Everyone loves stories about adorable puppies and kittens. Read it all in our archive of press coverage, newsletters and annual reports.

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For the numbers people: financial reports and audits, Asilomar data and Maddie’s Fund numbers showing the number of animals served each year.

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Find out about our board and staff leaders.

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Is working with animals your dream job? Check out our career opportunities.

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We’ve won some awards including: East Bay Express‘ Best East Bay Nonprofit, Bay Woof‘s Best Humane Organization & Best Fundraising Event, and Oakland Magazine‘s Best Animal Rescue or Shelter.

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Events

Here, there and everywhere in Alameda and Contra Costa County. Check this page for fun outreach events as well as those at our sites.

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Families come in many forms.
Come find your furry friend for life.

They Need Your Help

Pay it forward: Shelter animals cost us an average of five times their adoption fees but your donation today will help fund their food, shelter and care.