Alameda See Spot Run will be hosting a grand -opening celebration from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24.
The shop is located at Santa Clara Avenue, next to Asena Restaurant and Mason Management (between Everett and Broadway streets).
According to the store owners, the grand-opening celebration aims to introduce area residents to Alameda’s newest urban pet store and will include music, a barbecue, a raffle for pet food and pet toys, an owner/pet vintage photo shoot, free samples of pet products, and free personalized pet-name tags made on the premises.
In addition, the shop’s management says it will be taking orders and offering free delivery in Alameda.
According to its website, the store specializes in Australian Grass Parakeets, as well as canaries, finches, guinea pigs and hamsters.
Meanwhile, from 12 to 3 p.m. this Saturday, July 23, Dog Bone Alley, at 1342 Park Street, will be holding pet adoptions. The Oakland-East Bay SPCA will be visiting the Alameda store with dogs and cats available for adoption.