San Diego Pet Shelters

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When it comes to pet adoption, many people prefer private breeders because they are unable to find a reliable shelter in San Diego. You may also visit local shelters in San Diego and adopt the pet that you like. It will not only cost you less but it will also help save an innocent life.

Thousands of pets are abandoned by owners every year. These pets end up on roads where they get in accidents or catch diseases. Many of these pets die from starvation, waiting for someone to show mercy. The pets that are found on roads are rescued by animal shelters, which are then put up for adoption.

By adopting one of the pets from a shelter in San Diego, you will help make space for more abandoned pets in the shelters. You will also give a new life to a pet that could’ve been euthanized.

San Diego CA

Before looking into adoption from our organization, PLEASE be aware that we are not like most rescues. Our mission and passion is education about our beloved breed AND excellent standards of care that will enable you, the adopter, to be the best advocate for your dog(s) that you can be. We are not looking for perfection or reasons to disqualify you for adoption! We are looking for patient, open m

Animal Rescuers Without Borders, Inc.

San Diego CA 92171

Animal Rescuers Without Borders, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization which consists of a group of dedicated people who donate their time, resources, skills and energy toward the battle against the overpopulation of homeless pets and improving the lives of companion animals through rescue, fostering programs, adoption, pet care, educational programs and of course spaying and neutering.

California Labradors Retrievers and More

San Diego CA 92121

Labs and More is not a business, shelter or company; we are a Non-Profit Organization, and we rely on funds donated through adoptions, fundraising events, and by friends and families like YOU. You can help save the life of dogs through your donation. You can count on EVERY penny going back to saving the life of a Dog!

Cat AdopTion Service

San Diego CA 92111

Cat AdopTion Service is a no-kill, volunteer organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and permanent placement of homeless cats and kittens. We have no "Main shelter"; instead, we have a network of foster homes throughout San Diego County where our cats reside when they are not at an adoption location.

Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego

San Diego CA 92111

Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego is a non-profit 501(c)(3) animal welfare group that was formed as a network of foster homes in response to the overwhelming number of unwanted and abandoned Chihuahuas in the San Diego area. Today, we help to place all types of Chihuahuas into caring homes.

Coastal German Shepherd Rescue

San Diego CA 92172

Coastal German Shepherd Rescue of San Diego is a 501(c)3 non-profit charity dedicated to finding loving homes for abandoned German Shepherds. Your tax deductible donations go to support these very deserving animals. Coastal is dedicated to providing new beginnings for homeless German Shepherds who have been abandoned, neglected, abused, relinquished by their owners or just left at local shelters t

Cute Odyssey Inc.

San Diego CA 92198

Cuteodyssey Rescue is primarily a Shih Tzu Rescue (although we do take other breeds and mixes), located in S Cali. We are a 501(c)(3) non profit organization, tax ID number: 27-441-9788. Look for us soon proudly listed in Guidestar, the national database of non-profit organizations. We love dogs and we love to see them enhance a life. Our goals are two-fold. First, we want to save shelter dogs and

San Diego CA 92107

We are a very small group of volunteers dedicated to reducing the number of homeless pets in our San Diego community. All animals are SPAYED/NEUTERED and vaccinated before they are made available for adoption. We are doing our small part to help pets in our local area....Won't you help by adopting one of our homeless pets?

Guardian Angels Animal Rescue

San Diego CA 92120

In 2006, a fast-food worker, while handing out bags of food through the drive-up window, watched as feral cats and kittens alike gathered nearby to stare hungrily at these aromatic goodies. Soon thereafter Guardian Angels Animal Rescue was formed as a cat rescue and incorporated in the state of California. As a 501(c)3 organization, Guardian Angels Animal Rescue remains active today. Guardian Ange

San Diego CA 92172

It’s The Pits is a 501c3 canine rescue that coordinates the fostering and adoption of dogs that haven’t yet found their permanent home. We specialize in American Staffordshire Terriers (“Am Staffs”), Staffordshire Bull Terriers ("Staffy's"), and American Pit Bull Terriers, but will do our best to help all breeds, often by referral to other local rescues that specialize in th

Labrador Rescuers

San Diego CA 92192

Labrador Rescuers was established to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome stray, abandoned, or unwanted Labrador Retrievers into loving and caring homes so that they could be loved forever in their new homes.

Labradors and Friends Dog Rescue Group

San Diego CA 92108

Labradors and Friends Dog Rescue Group is a 501(c)3 animal rescue group whose mission is to help save the lives of homeless Labradors, Labrador-mixes, and Labrador “friends” from kill-shelters in California and across the southwest. Founded in 2007, our all-volunteer group of dedicated men and women have placed over 2,000 dogs in loving homes in Southern California and the surrounding areas.

Lucky Pup Dog Rescue

San Diego CA 92122

Since 2011, we've rescued medium and small breed dogs We are based in San Diego, California. Our dedicated team of volunteers save shelter dogs from death row from Southern California's many high, quick kill shelters north of San Diego.

San Diego CA 92160

Parrot Education & Adoption Center (PEAC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to educating current and potential bird owners on the proper care of companion parrots. Based in San Diego and covering all of Southern California, PEAC began operations in 1996. Unwanted or found parrots are accepted at PEAC. While in the foster program each parrot is evaluated to determine

Pit Bull Rescue San Diego

San Diego CA 92121

San Diego Bully Rescue dba Pit Bull Rescue San Diego is devoted to rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming pit bulls in San Diego area shelters and educating the public on responsible pet ownership. We are a 100% volunteer run, foster-based non-profit organization (EIN 45-3746757). We do not have a facility as our goal is to have the pit bulls that are in our program live in homes to best determine

Puggles & Pitties

San Diego CA 92176

Puggles & Pitties is a very small rescue based in San Diego, CA. We rescue just a handful of dogs at a time, rehabilitate them as necessary, and find their new forever homes. Our focus is on puggles, pit bull-type dogs, and boxers.

San Diego CA

Our goal is to make a good "match" so that both the pets and their human caretakers are happy. In our adoptions we accompany the pet to the new home as we have found this the best way to help the animal transition most easily into the new home. For this reason, we are looking for adopters in the Southern California area, preferably San Diego County.

San Diego CA 92110

Our rescue was born out of a need to be an advocate for dogs who can't speak for themselves. We provide dog rescue and dog adoption in San Diego as well as foster homes and care for dogs who are in need of care and a safe haven, and they are waiting to meet you and your family today! We know that it takes a lot of love, hard work and dedication to help these dogs, but these animals make it wo

San Diego CA 92110

Our Mission: to protect the health, safety & welfare of people & animals. We value: Integrity, compassion, teamwork, innovation & operational excellence. Our vision is to become: An animal services organization known for its transparency, and effectively promoting the humane and responsible care of companion animals, reducing the euthanasia of sheltered animals, and responding to the n

San Diego House Rabbit Society

San Diego CA 92111

San Diego House Rabbit Society is an volunteer-driven, nonprofit organization dedicated to the rescue, spay/neuter, and adoption of companion rabbits in San Diego County.

San Diego Humane Society and SPCA - San Diego Campus

San Diego CA 92110

Serving San Diego County since 1880, San Diego Humane Society operates campuses in San Diego, Escondido, and Oceanside. We provide vital services to animals and people by sheltering and adopting animals, providing positive reinforcement training classes, investigating animal cruelty and neglect, presenting education programs for youth and adults, and much more. We are a private, nonprofit organiza

San Diego CA 92124

San Diego Special Needs Rescue is dedicated to rescuing small dogs from life-threatening situations. All of our dogs were either in danger of being euthanized in animal shelters, neglected or abused, or taken from the public (when space permits) so they are not bounced around to different homes or collected and sold to research labs by "bunchers."

Second Chance Dog Rescue

San Diego CA 92106

Second Chance Dog Rescue is one of San Diego’s largest and most successful non-profit 501c3 organizations dedicated to saving homeless dogs.

Southern California German Shepherd Rescue

San Diego CA 92115

Founded in August 2006, SCGSR consists of a dedicated team of volunteers. SCGSR rescues, rehabilitates, provides spay/neuter and veterinary care, and re-homes pets in Southern California. SCGSR has rescued and placed over 800 animals. Our rescues include German Shepherds, Great Danes, Poodles, many mixed breeds, cats and kittens, a chicken, and even a boa constrictor. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit located

The Animal Pad

San Diego CA 92103

The Animal Pad is a non profit, all breed dog rescue based in San Diego, California. Our ultimate goal is to build, operate and maintain a no-kill animal sanctuary. This would be the model to expand into other cities, and help others who would like to create similar sanctuaries. Our current focus is rescuing dogs from high kill shelters in Southern California. We get them the vet care they need, f

The Rescued Dog

San Diego CA 92106

The founders of The Rescued Dog forged our bond during our volunteer work together at a local dog rescue. We recognized in each other a mutual respect for our human friends and the dogs we were helping to rescue. When the time came to start our own rescue, our collective mission was clear: save at-risk dogs from high-kill shelters and place them in loving, forever homes for the benefit of the dogs

Thrive Animal Rescue

San Diego CA 92130

Our mission is to save abandoned dogs from the loneliness of shelter life and place them into loving families and forever homes. As an entirely donation based non-profit with 501c3 status, we rely on the generosity of the dog-loving community of Southern California for our continued success and our ability to make a difference for animals in need.

Wee Companions Small Animal Adoption Inc.

San Diego CA 92122

Our specialty is small furry exotics including, guinea pigs, rats, hamsters, mice and rabbits. Wee Companions has been rescuing small animals since 1998. In 2011, we served more animals in need than any previous year, taking in nearly 800 animals. This is quite a feat when you realize that we are a volunteer-based organization that is operated out of individual homes. Our funding comes from the ge

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