Participants in the 2013 Wiggle Waggle Walk. Photo by Dennis Evanosky

Time to Get Your Wiggle On

Jun 05,2014

The most important fundraiser of the year for the Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter can also be a ton of fun for dogowners and their pets. The third annual Wiggle Waggle Walk is set for this Sunday, June 8, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Harbor Bay Ferry Terminal on Bay Farm Island.

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Write a Compelling Essay and Help Animal Shelter Win $100,000

Aug 27,2020

From longer walks to cozier naps and all the happy moments in between, pets make our lives better. Have you or your family adopted a pet from Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS)? If so, the Petco Foundation wants to hear how your pet has rocked your world.

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FAAS Dog Adopted after 993 Days

Jan 30,2020

After 993 days, April has found her forever home. Why the now four-year-old boxer-Staffordshire mix took so long to find that perfect family was a mystery to everyone at Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS). She had always been a volunteer and staff favorite. 

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Some Suggestions for Animal Shelter

Dec 27,2019

I’m going to focus on cats for this letter because of the difficulty in locating animal shelter statistics. But, my arguments could be used to argue in favor of the underused space at the Alameda Animal Shelter. 

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Michelle Russ, Hilarious Hound

First Responders Pose to Benefit Shelter Animals

Nov 01,2018

Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS) has put together a 2019 calendar with some help from Alameda’s first responders. Members of both the Alameda Fire and Police departments posed with cats, dogs and one rabbit that were adopted from FAAS.

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Pets Need Homes for Holidays

Dec 21,2017

The Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS) wants all the shelter animals to have homes for the holidays, so the group is offering a special discount through the end of the year. As of now, all adoption fees are 50 percent off through Sunday, Dec. 31.

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