The SF Bay Area sure loves it some Halloween. Here are two fun events coming up for dog lovers and pit bull supporters.
1. Saturday, Oct 25 12-4pm
Treats and Tricks
at the Oakland Animal Shelter
1101 29th Avenue
Come see where our Ambassadogs live! Costume contest for dogs, Halloween photos, Tour of the shelter - Get a sneak preview of BR's new Pit Bull Love Shack. Bring treats for the dogs. BR Ambassadogs will be doing tricks for you at 2:30.
OAS Party Details
2. Friday, Oct 31 - 6-9pm
Paws & Claws
Fundraiser for BR
2023 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland
This is going to be a sweet party. Costume parade through the Diamond District at 6pm, then back to Paws & Claws for a campfire, food and drinks. Fun!
Paws & Claws Party Details
Above: Juliette the Bunny Princess lives in NJ with her person, Maho. And left, Robert Heller of MN created this gargoyle costume for Sonja Joy. Both dogs won BR's online costume contest in 2004.
You just gotta LOVE this red/red demon dog.
Oakland: 2 out of 3 ain't bad
Thanks to all who came out to the Oakland City Council budget cuts mtng on Oct 16. The council heard our pleas, and 2 of the 3 endangered positions at the shelter are safe. Whew.