Our skilled team is here to assist you throughout the adoption process as you find a new best friend. During your visit, we will share information about the animal’s health, behavior, and the post-adoption resources we offer. Adoptions are on a first-come, first-served basis. The availability of particular animals cannot be guaranteed.

Upcoming Adoption Events

Here is a look at where you’ll be able to find our mobile adoption team (dates and locations are subject to change), as well as any sponsored adoption days or other types of adoption events.

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, July 17 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Mobile adoptions at Pet Food Express (Rockridge location)

  • Saturday, July 20 • 11 am – 2 pm
  • 5108 Broadway, Oakland, CA

Mobile adoptions at PetSmart (Walnut Creek location)

Mobile adoptions at Newmark

  • Tuesday, July 23 • 10 am – 1 pm
  • Short Street, Walnut Creek, CA

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, July 24 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Mobile adoptions at the Diablo Valley Farmers Market

  • Saturday, July 27 • 9 am – 12 pm
  • North Wiget Lane & Mitchell Drive, Walnut Creek, CA

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, July 31 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Mobile adoptions at Pet Food Express (Lafayette location)

  • Saturday, August 3 • 11 am – 2 pm
  • 3610 Mount Diablo Boulevard, Lafayette, CA

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, August 7 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Mobile adoptions at the Joybound Thrift Store

  • Tuesday, August 13 • 10 am – 12 pm
  • 1950 Market Street, Concord, CA
  • Co-hosted by Joybound’s FoodShare Pantry

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, August 14 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Mobile adoptions at KM Home

  • Saturday, August 20 • 10 am – 1 pm
  • 222 Railroad Avenue Suite D, Danville, CA

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, August 21 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Big Dog Summer (Free large dog adoptions on Wednesdays)

  • Wednesday, August 28 • 12 – 6 pm
  • Adoption fees waived for dogs weighing 50+ lbs.
  • Standard adoption criteria applies

Mobile adoptions at Poppy Bank (Rossmoor location)

  • Friday, September 6 • 10 am – 1 pm
  • 1956 Tice Valley Boulevard, Walnut Creek, CA

Mobile adoptions at Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar (Concord location)

  • Sunday, September 8 • 12 – 3 pm
  • 1961 Diamond Boulevard, Concord, CA

Mobile adoptions at the Joybound Thrift Store

  • Tuesday, September 10 • 10 am – 12 pm
  • 1950 Market Street, Concord, CA
  • Co-hosted by Joybound’s FoodShare Pantry

Mobile adoptions at the Veranda Shopping Center

  • Friday, September 2011 am – 2 pm
  • 2001 Diamond Boulevard, Concord, CA
  • For the release of Transformers One

Mobile adoptions at Pet Food Express (Lafayette location)

  • Saturday, October 5 • 11 am – 2 pm
  • 3610 Mount Diablo Boulevard, Lafayette, CA

Mobile adoptions at the Joybound Thrift Store

  • Tuesday, October 8 • 10 am – 12 pm
  • 1950 Market Street, Concord, CA
  • Co-hosted by Joybound’s FoodShare Pantry

Mobile adoptions at the Joybound Thrift Store

  • Tuesday, November 12 • 10 am – 12 pm
  • 1950 Market Street, Concord, CA
  • Co-hosted by Joybound’s FoodShare Pantry

Mobile adoptions at the Veranda Shopping Center

  • Friday, November 2711 am – 2 pm
  • 2001 Diamond Boulevard, Concord, CA
  • For the release of Moana 2

Mobile adoptions at the Joybound Thrift Store

  • Tuesday, December 10 • 10 am – 12 pm
  • 1950 Market Street, Concord, CA
  • Co-hosted by Joybound’s FoodShare Pantry

Mobile adoptions at Poppy Bank (Rossmoor location)

  • Friday, December 13 • 10 am – 1 pm
  • 1956 Tice Valley Boulevard, Walnut Creek, CA

Learn more about our adoption process. As with all adoption days, standard adoption criteria applies. Visit the adoptions page on our website to view all of our available dogs and cats, but please keep in mind that some may find loving homes before the scheduled events listed above.

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