Irvine Animal Care Center to Host 17th Annual Home for the Holidays Adoption Fair

Friday, November 17, 2023

The City of Irvine Animal Care Center invites the community to attend the 17th annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoption Fair Sunday, December 10, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. The fair features hundreds of adoptable animals from regional pet rescue groups and animal shelters, including dogs, cats, rabbits, and other small animals. This yearly event serves as a platform to foster community engagement with animals in need of loving homes and provides valuable pet care resources. 

In addition to adoptable pets, the fair includes services and products catering to pets and their human companions from a variety of vendors, taste bud tantalizing snacks and treats from gourmet food trucks, and delicious pastries and confectionaries from the bake sale. Guests can participate in an exciting opportunity drawing for a chance to win fun prizes.

All cats, dogs, and rabbits available for adoption are spayed or neutered, microchipped, and have been evaluated by a veterinarian. Cats and dogs are vaccinated appropriate to age.

Tickets will be on sale at the door for $5 per adult; children are free. Parking for the fair is free.

The Irvine Animal Care Center is located at 6443 Oak Canyon. Visit to see a list of participating rescues, shelters, vendors, and food trucks. For more information, call 949-724-7740.