Bookmark and Share

1101 29th Avenue, Oakland, California 94601 | 510.535.5602 | Map of Our Location | Site Map

Click name for details

Thank you Maddies Fund


Hope Needs a Home - July 12, 2014


If ever there were an aptly named dog, it has to be Hope. In the spring of 2013, an Oakland animal control officer found the scrawny one-year-old Pit Bull tied to a tree behind an abandoned house. She was severely underweight with no fur, the result of a condition called Demodex, a non-contagious mange that […]

...Read More

Success Stories

Buster’s New Life - July 19, 2014


Many OAS volunteers were sad to see a black lab mix named Horatio still at the shelter after the annual Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days event. He was such a good, sweet boy, but was just overlooked during the busy weekend. Fortunately, Horatio—now named Buster—found his new family just a few days later. Steve, Sally, and […]

...Read More

Happy Tails

Everardo says: - June 25, 2014

My wife & I adopted Annie (who is now Isabella) during the 2014 Maddie's Pet adoption weekend. Isabella has settled …

Mary McMuldren says: - June 18, 2014

We adopted Cleo 6/1/2013. She had some behavior issues but has been trained and is a very loving fun …

Brooke Anderson says: - June 6, 2014

Hi OAS friends! Big thank you to all of you who worked Maddie's adoption days last weekend. I adopted "Herschel" …

...Read More

Our Longest Residents

See a list of our longest term residents – here.

NBC’s OAS Bay Area Proud Pets

Check out the website here.

OAS Wish List

This is our Wish List.  It is filled with items that will help improve the quality of life of the animals at the shelter.  We now have “CREW APPROVED” items that have been requested by our dog and cat crews – shelter volunteers who focus on our long-term animals or animals who are scared/shy and need extra attention. These items have been tested out by our crews and we know that the animals love them.