Looking to adopt a rescued animal? Check out these places around San Diego County to find the pet that’s perfect for you!

Humane Societies

Rancho Coastal Humane Society

389 Requeza St.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 753-6413
www.rchumanesociety.org

Escondido Humane Society

3450 East Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92027
(760) 888-2275
www.escondidohumanesociety.org

San Diego Humane Society & SPCA

5500 Gaines St.
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 299-7012
www.sdhumane.org

San Diego County Shelters

North County

2481 Palomar Airport Rd.
Carlsbad, CA 92011
(760) 438-2312
(760) 746-7307

Central San Diego

5480 Gaines St.
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 236-4250

South County

5821 Sweetwater Rd.
Bonita, CA 91902
(619) 263-7741

Municipal Shelters

City of Chula Vista/National City/Imperial Beach/Lemon Grove

130 Beyer Wy.
Chula Vista, CA 91911
(619) 691-5123

City of El Cajon

1275 North Marshall Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 448-7383

City of Coronado

700 Orange Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118
(619) 435-8247
(619) 522-7350
email: AdoptMe2000@aol.com

Feline Rescues

The Rescue House
(760) 591-1211

Rosebud Society
(858) 459-8357

Rosedale Cat Rescue
(619) 579-6331

Shelter Pet Partners (Cats & Dogs)
(619) 390-9028

Sollohub Rescue (Cats & Livestock)
(858) 748-8984

California Siamese Rescue
(619) 334-2709

The Sarah Ford Foundation for Animals (Cats & Dogs)
(619) 299-2400

Small Animal Rescues

Wee Companions Rescue (Rats, Mice, Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Chinchillas)
(619) 429-1978
http://www.weecompanions.com/

The House Rabbit Society
(619) 718-7777
http://www.rabbit.org/

Turtle & Tortoise Society of San Diego
(619) 593-2123

Local Rescues by Breed

Afghan
Afghan Hound Rescue of Southern California
(760) 753-5558

Akita
Akita Rescue San Diego
(619) 690-0049

Alaskan Malamute
San Diego Alaskan Malamute Rescue and Referral
(619) 286-6021

American Brittany
American Brittany Rescue
(858) 453-5103

American Eskimo
Heart Bandits: American Eskimo Rescue, Southern California chapter
(213) 200-5158

American Lhasa Apso
American Lhasa Apso Rescue
(808) 699-3115

American Shih Tzu
American Shih Tzu Club
(760) 942-0874

Australian Shepherd
Second Time Around Aussie Rescue, Inc.
(877) 372-8387

Basset Hound
Basset Hound Rescue & Adoption, Inc.
(619) 286-8638

Bearded Collie
Bearded Collie Club of America
(619) 449-0332

Bichon Frise
Bichon Frise Club of San Diego
(909) 683-3445 or (909) 683-4160
www.bichonfurkids.org

Border Collie
Border Collie Rescue
(760) 749-8085

Boston Terrier
Boston Brigade Rescue
(760) 634-3262

Borzoi
National Borzoi Rescue Foundation
(888) 264-8898

Bouvier de Flandres
Southern California Bouvier de Flandres Club
(714) 508-8092

Boxer
Boxer Rescue
(619) 328-0792

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Cavalier Club of San Diego
Cavalierclubofsandiego@yahoo.com
Cavaliers of the West
(619) 420-7308

Chesapeake Retriever
American Chesapeake Club
(619) 468-3214

Chihuahua
Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego
(858) 277-3557

Cocker Spaniel
San Diego Spaniel Rescue
(858) 614-2150

Collie
Southland Collie Rescue, Inc.
(858) 756-8148
www.collie.org

Coton de Tulears
UCARE
(858) 794-6980

Dalmation
Save the Dalmations & Other Canine Rescue
(310) 803-5414

Doberman Pinscher
Aztec Doberman Pinscher Club of San Diego
(619) 443-8944

English Springer Spaniel
English Springer Spaniel Rescue of America, Inc.
(760) 439-6766

English Toy Spaniel
Camino Real English Toy Spaniel Club
(760) 723-8535

German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Rescue Orphan Dog Placement
(818) 558-7560
German Shepherd Rescue, Inc. – San Diego
(858) 576-1016
http://www.socalrescue.org/

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever Rescue of San Diego
(619) 445-9216
http://www.grcsdc.org/

Great Dane
Great Dane Club of San Diego
(760) 743-6874

Greyhound
Greyhound Adoption Center
(619) 443-0940

Irish Setter
Irish Setter Club of San Diego
(619) 262-2885

Italian Greyhound
Italian Greyhound Rescue
(858) 538-9638

Jack Russell Terrier
Mainly Jack Russell Terriers
(760) 749-1871

Japanese Chin
Japanese Chin Club of America – Rescue Effort
(858) 551-7574
JC Care Representatives
(619) 733-5027

Keeshound
San Diego Keeshound Rescue
(619) 284-8632
Southern California Keeshound Rescue
(805) 527-4096

Labrador Retriever
Spoke N Paws
(760) 754-0818
Southern California Labrador Retriever Rescue, Inc.
(888) 554-2522

Mastiffs & Bulldog Breeds
Operation K9 Rescue
(760) 497-7764

Miniature Schnauzer
Miniature Schnauzer Rescue
(619) 661-6444

Newfoundland
Newfoundland Rescue
(760) 747-3351

Old English Sheepdog
Old English Sheepdog Rescue of Southern California, Inc.
(310) 392-3366

Pembroke Welsh Corgi
Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club of Southern California, Inc.
(760) 480) 8348

Petit Basset Griffon & Vendeen
Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Club of America
(805) 527-6327

Poodle
Poodle Rescue
(858) 576-2273

Pug
Pus Rescue of San Diego County
(619) 685-3580

Retriever
Retrievers & Friends of Southern California
(909) 767-0378
http://www.retrieversandfriends.com/
All Retriever Rescue Foundation
(909) 793-8993

Rottweiler
Southwestern Rottweiler Club of San Diego
(619) 645-8800
North County Rottweiler Club of San Diego
(619) 445-9915

Saint Bernard
Adopt-A-Saint, Saint Bernard Rescue of California
(858) 484-4700

Samoyed
Samoyed Rescue of Southern California
(858) 578-9948

Scottish Terrier (and other Terrier breeds)
Scottish Terrier Rescue of Southern California
(714) 893-5821

Shar Pei
Homeward Bound CSP, Inc.
(530) 549-4965

Sheltie
Sheltie Rescue
(619) 347-0379

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky Rescue & Referrals
(760) 744-7694
San Diego Huskies
(619) 934-0315

Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier
Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier Rescue
(619) 590-2864

Terriers: Welsh, Airdale, Norwich)
San Marcos Kennels
(760) 744-5171

Vizsla
Pet Adoption Fund
(818) 996-4049

West Highland Terrier
California Westie Rescue
(858) 456-7153

Whippet
Greater San Diego Whippet Association
(619) 477-4222