Be a part of the magic at this year’s Berkeley Humane’s 4th Annual Bark (& Meow) Around the Block adopt-a-thon and street fair! Meet your next furry friend when you give them a place to call home. This family-friendly street fair is a unique event in partnership with NBC Bay Area’s Clear the Shelters nationwide campaign to connect Bay Area adopters with their perfect match.
“This is a special event because it brings together the community and so many adoptableanimals, making it easy for adopters to find a furry companion,” said Jeffrey Zerwekh,Berkeley Humane’s Executive Director.
In addition to the adopt-a-thon, Bark (& Meow) Around the Block features delicious food,beer and wine, live music, games and activities for all ages, vendors with fun pet and otherproducts, and raffle prizes worth $10,000 in value. All proceeds from the event benefit Berkeley Humane to support their life-saving mission and programs for homeless animals
Berkeley Humane serves the people and animals of our community by providing life-savingprograms for cats and dogs, cultivating compassion, and strengthening the human-animalbond. Because the well-being of animals reflects the well-being of our community, weengage minds, hearts and hands to provide care for dogs and cats in the East Bay.
What: Bark (& Meow) Around the Block
When: Saturday, July 23, 2016, 10 am — 4 pm
Where: Ninth & Carleton Streets, BerkeleyCost: Free to attend / waived or reduced adoption fees