Alameda County Fair Pet Food Drive. Wed., June 19, Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton. Help the Valley Humane Society by brining a donation to the Alameda County Fair and get free admission and $1 rides until 5 p.m. Donations accepted include: cat food (eight cans or 1 three-pound bag), dog food (four cans or one 3-pound bag), cat litter, heartworm preventative medicine, and puppy pads.
Animal Run: Bay Area Charity Run for Animals 2019. Sun., July 21, 7 a.m.,$45-$70, $20-$25 kids, 5551 Giant Hwy, Richmond. Run a 5k, 10k, half-marathon, or canicross in this vegan-, eco-, animal-friendly event that raises funds for Bay Area animal charities. Races start at Giant Cluster Picnic Area. $5 off if you use code BAYWOOF at registration. This year’s race benefits Stockton’s Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary and San Rafael’s Wildcare. AnimalRun.us.
Bark n’ Brewfest, A Craft Beer Festival Benefiting Peninsula Humane Society, Sat., June 22, 2-5 p.m., West Washington Park, 850 Burlingame Ave., Burlingame. Join Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA for the second Bark n’ Brewfest fundraising event. Bring your four-legged friends for a fun filled afternoon where local craft breweries, cider makers, and a few artisan wineries will be pouring samples of their beverages. $50-$60, PHS-SPCA.org.
Beginning Scent Work Class. Beginning Sat., June 8, San Lorenzo Dog Traing Club, San Leandro. Contact Steve Bettcher of K9 Sniffers, email@example.com, k9sniffers.com.
Bow Wow Film Festival. Sun., June 9, 12-5 p.m., Pruneyard Cinemas, Campbell. Silicon Valley Pet Project announces the Bow Wow Film Festival. Feature film at 6 p.m., $20. SVPetProject.org, www.bowwowfilmfestival.com.
CA Pit Bull Rescue Animal Fundraising Gala. Sun., June 2, 4-8 p.m., 411 26th St., Oakland. Have some fun while raising funds for CA Pit Bull Rescue. Tickets are $50. CaliforniaPitBullrescue.org, www.Facebook.com/events/296513661016355.
Guide Dogs for the Blind’s Graduation Ceremonies. Sat., June 8 & 22, 1:30 p.m. Guide Dogs for the Blind California Campus, 350 Los Ranchitos Road, San Rafael. Honor the independence and companionship that GDB’s exceptional guide dogs provide for the people they will serve. These services also allow GDB clients to meet the committed puppy raisers who cared for their canine heroes until they were old enough to begin formal training at GDB’s campus. Show up 20-30 minutes before graduations. Graduation-day public tours of the campus are offered at 10:30 a.m. or noon on the days of the ceremonies. Pre-registered bus groups are also welcome. GuideDogs.com. Also these Saturdays in 2019: July 6 & 20; Aug. 3, 17 & 31; Sept. 14; Oct. 12 & 26; Nov. 9 & 23; Dec. 7 & 21.
Jake’sFest 2019. Sun., June 2, 12-6 p.m., Kelly Brewing Company, 40 E. Fourth St., Morgan Hill. Bring all your craft beer-, wine-, and dog-loving friends to this indoor/outdoor benefit for Jake’s Wish Dog Rescue. Includes live music, dancing, silent auction, raffle, food trucks, beer, wine, and more. $15 advance, $20 door. JakesFest2019.eventbrite.com.
Painting Paws & Petite Sirah. Sun., June 2, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Foppiano Vineyards, 12707 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg. This event includes dogs, wine, art, and fun plus a wine glass, wine tasting, a masterpiece painted by your dog, and entry into the Wine Barrel Dash Un-agility course. Adoptions by Green Dog Rescue Project. Proceeds benefit Paws for Love Foundation. $25 per person; dogs free. www.PawsForLove.info.
Petchitecture, Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) 32nd Anniversary Gala. Thu., June 6, The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco. PAWS, a program of the Shanti Project, celebrates a 32nd anniversary with Petchitecture. Shanti.org.
Pints for Paws. Sat., June 1, 2-5 p.m., Berkeley Humane, 2700 Ninth St., Berkeley. Drink beer. Save animals. Bring your well-behaved dog and come ready to sample over 100 beers, wines, and ciders. Live music and food trucks, too — all benefitting Berkeley Humane’s life-saving programs. BerkleyHumane.org/pints-for-paws.
Tail Mixer: Yoga & Dogs. Thu., July 18, 6-8 p.m., Crissy Field Center East Beach, San Francisco. Treat your pup to an outdoor happy hour yoga event. 21+ only event with ID.Tickets are limited. TailMixer2019.eventbrite.com/?aff=baywoof
2nd Annual Wine & Wags. Sun., June 2, 12-4:30 p.m., Participating Livermore Valley Winers. Livermore Valley’s dog friendly wineries host a day of fun for dogs and their owners across the region. Bring your friendly four legged friends (on a leash, of course!), and enjoy a day in beautiful Wine Country. $30, www.LVWine.org.
27th Annual Walk in the Wild 2019. Sat., June 22, 5:30 p.m., Oakland Zoo, 9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland. This is one of the Bay Area’s premier fundraising events. Experience a unique evening strolling through the zoo sampling cuisine from the Bay Area’s top chefs and restaurants, microbreweries and wineries. End the night with live music and desserts. $170-$350, www.OaklandZoo.org.
Send listings to Calendar@BayWoof.com. The deadline for the July 2019 issue is Fri., June 14.
Above: Tail Mixer: Yoga & Dogs is just that — yoga with dogs at Crissy Field.
Main article photo by: Photo by Curran White