Caring for Animals
Rescue, Adoption, Community Education
Jelly's Place is a community nonprofit organization providing rescue, veterinary care, and placement for dogs and cats who are homeless, abandoned, impounded, sick, or injured in West Contra Costa County, especially in the cities of  Richmond and San Pablo, Ca. Jelly's Place will soon open a shelter, and some animals are cared for by volunteers in their homes. Donations to Jelly's Place are tax-deductible.  Stay tuned!
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    Dog and Cat Adoption
    Adoption fees include vaccinations and spay/ neuter. Please see our Adoptable Animals section to fall in love with your new pet.
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    Rescue Stories
    See our rescue stories about abandoned, abused, lost, or found dogs and cats.Every cat and dog has a special story to tell.
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    Community Education
    Jelly's Place provides education to the community on vaccinations, socialization of a new pet, problem behaviors, and other needs to promote responsible pet ownership and to help low-income families keep their beloved pets.
Adoptable Cats and Dogs

Adoption fees include vaccinations and spay/ neuter costs.

Fees:
Cats  over 1 year old: $100
Kittens: $125
Senior cats 7 years and older: $75
Dogs and puppies: $250-450 depending on breed
Senior Dogs: $150-$300 depending on breed

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    Lazarus
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    Jackson
  3. Ringo black and white cat for adoption
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    Ringo
  4. baby kitten for adoption
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    Professor
  1. Pit puppy
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    Timmy
  2. Pit puppy
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    Rocky
  3. Momma chihuahua for adoption
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    Momma, aka Butternut
  4. Jimmy chihuahua
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    Jimmy
Rescue Stories

Every dog and cat has a story. 

Jelly's Place founder has provided rescue and fostering to hundreds to dogs and cats in the Contra Costa and Alameda counties. Each one has a special story to tell. 
rescue story of three baby chihuahua
Momma chihuahua rescue story
Momma and the 7 pups
Momma was rescued from a hoarding situation and she was almost ready to have her pups. She was afraid of people but learned to trust.​
Fluffy blind kitten rescue story
Fluffy 
Fluffy was a homeless kitten with a terrible kitty cold that infected her eyes and caused her to lose her sight. 
Ringo
Ringo black and white cat rescue story
Snoopy, Lucy, and Peppermint Patty​
Ringo was abandoned inside a crate outside the county animal shelter. He was covered in Ringworm (a skin fungal infection) and sick. 
These chihuahua pups were orphaned at birth. Mom was a senior and her owners did not realize she was in labor until it was too late. 
How To Help
Jelly's Place depends on grants, donations, and volunteers like you.

Volunteering at Jelly's Place
Donations needed and how to donate
Donate

You can make a big difference by donating! Jelly's Place needs blankets, old newspapers, dog and cat food, kitten and puppy formula, c​at litter, pet beds, toys, and of course cash to pay for food, litter, and vet care. ​​ 
Make a donation on PayPal today or subscribe below to become a monthly donor. Donations to Jelly's Place are tax-deductible.

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Volunteer

Jelly's Place needs volunteers to foster young or si​ck animals in their homes, and to socialize animals at its shelter. Feeding, cleaning, yard work,  office help, printing services, and grant writing is appreciated too!​

Take the pledge to help animals in need today!

We care about animals
Jelly's Place was founded in 2017. Julie Bainbridge has been rescuing and fostering animals for more than a decade. Jelly's Place is named in memory of her beloved English bulldog who crossed over the rainbow bridge in 2016.