Dusty Paws Rescue, Inc., a non-profit Castro Valley-based animal rescue organization, will hold an adoption event December 1 from 12 to 3 p.m. at Petco in Castro Valley. The store is located at 3735 Castro Valley Boulevard.
On December 15 Dusty Paws will bring its adoptable animals to Pet Food Express located from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pet Food Express is at 3385 Castro Valley Boulevard.
Dusty Paws finds stable and long-term homes for abandoned, neglected and abused pets. It is operated entirely by volunteers.
The organization first houses rescued animals in the homes of foster families so the dogs and cats can be evaluated for prospective adoption. Their foster families help socialize and train the animals to prepare them for their forever adoptive homes.