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Oakland Zoo - Oakland - 9777 Golf Links Road

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Oakland Zoo

9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland, California 94605
(510) 632-9525

Produce and bakery donations - Commissary Department at (510) 632-9525 x215. Browse (plant trimmings) donations - Keeper staff at (510) 632-9525 x266.

Item Notes Method Destination
Food for Donation For Animals. Any produce items, cereal, baguettes, dried fruit, nuts, and pumpkins. NO: onions, limes, lemons or herbs. No rotten or moldy foods.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Reuse
Yard Trimmings & Plant Debris Browse should be freshly cut, not dried up and old. If possible, please leave branch length around 5 to 8 feet. No branches over 3 inches in diameter. Drop-offs for small yard trimmings, pickups for large dump truck loads. If you are having a tree company do work at your house, please have the tree company call us directly. Plantlist
  • Free Drop-off
  • Reuse
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