Upcoming Events

The Irvine Animal Care Center hosts two large adoption events throughout the year, as well as various donation drives and smaller activities to support animals in need.

Foster Donation Drive

March 1–31, 2019. Help support young and recuperating animals in the center’s Foster Care Program by donating supplies such as formula, blankets, and toys. View a complete wish list here, or have items shipped directly to the center from an Amazon wish list. Visit the center’s Foster Care Program page for more information on helping foster pets.

Virtual 5K

April 1–30, 2019. The Irvine Animal Care Center is inviting all runners, walkers, and animal-lovers to take part in its 2019 Virtual 5K to support animals in need. Complete a 5k in April, and help provide care and shelter for adoptable animals at the center. Registration will open Monday, March 11, at 8 a.m. Visit irvineanimals.org/5k for more information and to sign up.

Super Pet Adoption

Sunday, June 2, 2019, 10 a.m. –3 p.m. Adopt your newest family member from pet rescue groups or shelters, browse people- and pet-related vendors, enjoy food trucks, and more at the 13th annual Super Pet Adoption event. Visit the Super Pet Adoption page for more information.

Comedy Unleashed

September 2019. Support animals in need while enjoying a comedic night out on the town at the fourth annual Comedy Unleashed fundraiser at the Irvine Improv. Guests will be treated to dinner and a show with nearly half the proceeds going toward the Irvine Animal Care Center. Comedy Unleashed is open to adults 18 and older only. Check back in August 2019 for the show date, comedians performing, and more information.

For more information, contact the Irvine Animal Care Center at 949-724-7740 or animalcare@cityofirvine.org.