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, 2020. Help support young and recuperating animals in the center’s Foster Care program by donating supplies such as formula, pet training pads, 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.

Kitten & Puppy Celebration

March 14, 2020, Noon to 2 p.m. Join us for our Kitten and Puppy Celebration. Bring items from our donation wish list and enjoy light refreshments while supporting young and recuperating animals in the center's Foster Care program.  

Virtual 5K

April 1–30, 2020. The Irvine Animal Care Center is inviting all runners, walkers, and animal-lovers to take part in its 2020 Virtual 5K to support animals in need. Complete a 5k in April, and help provide care and shelter for adoptable animals at the center. Check back in March 2020 for more information.

Super Pet Adoption

Sunday, June 7, 2020 Adopt your newest family member from pet rescue groups or shelters, browse people- and pet-related vendors, enjoy food trucks, and more at the 14th annual Super Pet Adoption event. Visit the Super Pet Adoption page for more information.

Comedy Unleashed

September 2020. Support animals in need while enjoying a comedic night out on the town at the fifth 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 2020 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.