Oakland Animal Services
Oakland’s only open admissions shelter
To foster a dog, please complete and submit the application below.
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In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, OAS is open by appointment only.
To make an appointment, call us at (510) 535-5602 between 11am to 4pm any day of the week.
For adoptions, we are open Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays 12-3pm (no appointment needed). More info here.
Quick links to: Adoptions, Lost and Found Pets, Dog Licensing
2022 HOLIDAY CLOSURES:
Jan 1 & 17, Feb 12 & 21,
May 30, Jul 4, Sep 5 & 9,
Nov 11, 24 & 25, Dec 25
1101 29th Avenue,
Oakland, CA 94601
Relay Service 711
For Urgent Service:
Call the Oakland Police
Non-Emergency Dispatch Line:
In cases of emergency, call 911 (land line) or 510-777-3211 (cell phone).