Oakland Animal Services
Oakland’s only open admissions shelter
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In response to the COVID-19 shelter-in-place declaration, OAS is open to the public by appointment only.
Between the hours of 11 am to 4 pm, we can be reached at (510) 535-5602. We will assess your situation to offer help when possible.
2020 HOLIDAY CLOSURES:
Jan 1, Jan 20, Feb 17
May 25, July 4, Sep 7
Nov 26, 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).