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Livermore Wineries Partners with Animal Rescues for ‘Wine & Wags’ Adoption Event | New

Many participating wineries will be offering discounts on bottles of wine in addition to food and pet-themed freebies, like “Barkcuterie” boxes filled with dog treats that Big White House Winery and John Evan Cellars are planning. to sell to benefit their partner organization, Tiny Paws Pug Rescue.

East Bay SPCA – which has locations in Dublin and Oakland – will be at Garré Vineyard & Winery with adoptable pets for people to meet. Although the organization does not conduct on-site adoptions at the event, those interested in adopting can schedule an appointment at one of their facilities, according to East Bay SPCA Events Manager Kayla Vucinich.

They will also provide information about their various programs, such as behavior training for current pet owners, youth camps and educational programs, Vucinich said.

“The event is more than just hanging out and drinking wine, there are things for your dog, if you’re interested in getting a dog and building a community,” Vucinich said.

Tickets for Wine & Wags are $30 in advance at and $35 at the event. Each ticket includes admission to participating wineries, a commemorative Livermore Valley Wine Country GoVino glass, at least two wine tastings at each winery and access to event activities, organizers said. Companion dogs must be kept on a leash at all times.

Wineries and relief organizations participating in Wine & Wags include:

Participating relief organizations:

Tracy’s Animal Rescue

Contra Costa Animal Services

Copper’s Dream Animal Rescue

East Bay SPCA

Friends of Tracy’s Animal Shelter

Guardian’s Light Dog Rescue

Northern California German Shepherd Rescue

Northern California Sled Dog Rescue

paws in need

Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation

Three Valleys Animal Rescue

Hope Rescue Umbrella

Valley Human Society

rescue wings

Participating Livermore Valley Wineries:

3 Steves Winery

Bent Creek Vineyard

Grand White House Wine Estate and John Evan Cellars

Cairo BoaVentura Vineyard

Cedar Mountain Vineyard

Dante Robere Vineyards

Darcie Kent Vineyards

Eagle Ridge Vineyards

Fenestra Vineyard

Garre vineyard and cellar

Las Positas Vineyards

Longevity wines

Nella Terra Cellars

Omega Road Wine Estate

Page Mill Winery

Vineyards and wine estate of Retzlaff

Rosa Fierro Cellars

The Lineage Collection: Steven Kent Winery, Lineage Wine Co., The Other Side and Mia Nipote

Wood Family Vineyards