October is Adopt a shelter dog month!

Adopt a pet and find a new friend and save a life.  Whether you want a cat or a dog, the shelters are bursting with wonderful pets who need good homes.  We have many shelters in San Diego that you can visit and find a new friend.

San Diego Region
5480 Gaines Street
San Diego, CA 92110-2887

Northern Region
2481 Palomar Airport Road
Carlsbad, CA 92011-1531

Southern Region
5821 Sweetwater Road
Bonita, CA 91902-2219

Hours at all County shelters are:
Tuesday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Closed Sundays, Mondays and Holidays

Cities of Chula Vista, Imperial Beach, Lemon Grove, and National City
Chula Vista Animal Care Facility
130 Beyer Way
Chula Vista, CA 91911

City of Coronado
Coronado Animal Control Facility
1015 Sixth Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118-1897

Cities of El Cajon and La Mesa
El Cajon Animal Shelter
1275 North Marshall Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020
619.441.1580 – public
619.448.7383 – dog licensing

Cities of Escondido, San Marcos, and Poway
Escondido Humane Society
3450 East Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92027
760.888.BARK (2275)

Cities of Oceanside and Vista
San Diego Humane Society and S.P.C.A. – North Campus
2905 San Luis Rey Road
Oceanside, CA 92054
760.757.4357 ext. 5

Camp Pendleton
Camp Pendleton Animal Shelter
Marine Corps Base
Building 25132
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055
Phone: 760.725.8120
Fax: 760.725.3257

Helen Woodward Animal Care Center
6461 El Apajo Road
Rancho Sante Fe, CA 92067
E-mail: ritat@animalcenter.org

National Cat Protection Society
9031 Birch St.
Spring Valley, CA 91977
Phone: 619.496.8771
Fax: 619.496.2454
E-mail: springvalley@natcat.org

Rancho Coastal Humane Society
389 Requeza
Encinitas, CA 92024
E-mail: info@rchumanesociety.org

San Diego Humane Society and S.P.C.A.
5500 Gaines Street
San Diego, CA 92110
E-mail: postmaster@sdhumane.org