Oakland Animal Services

"Mocha" (Oakland Animal Services)

Oakland Shelter Over Capacity, Needs Help Fostering Dogs

Oakland Animal Services is full beyond capacity and needs to find foster homes for its dogs.

07/25/2015

Frodo, a terrier mix puppy needing treatment for parvovirus. (Oakland Animal Services)

Roberta Shares How Animal Lovers Can Help Their Furry Friends

Friends of Oakland Animal Services is asking for the public’s help to save the life of a special puppy and others like him.

06/12/2015

Frodo, a terrier mix puppy needing treatment for parvovirus. (Oakland Animal Services)

Oakland Animal Shelter Seeks Funds For ‘Frodo,’ Sick Puppy Needing Treatment

Frodo, a terrier mix puppy who came to Oakland Animal Services as a stray, was set to be adopted into a happy home but now is fighting for his life.

06/11/2015

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East Bay Pet Rescue Shelters & Organizations

Animals can become the neglected, abused and abandoned victims of overpopulation, owner stress, or elements of society on the fringe. Anyway you look at it animal rescue agencies are valuable resources to appreciate and support.

02/28/2014

Authorities said this dog was rescued from an alleged dog fighting ring in East Oakland that was busted on December 19, 2013. (CBS)

Oakland Dogfighting Suspect Identified, Homes Sought For Rescued Dogs

A suspect has been identified in a dogfighting operation uncovered in East Oakland last month, but officials are struggling to find homes or rescue groups to take the rest of the malnourished dogs, an Oakland Animal Services official said Friday.

01/10/2014