All County shelters are now offering services by appointment only
(please call 619-767-2675 to make an appointment)
Are you in our service area (click below)?
**We are now offering "Touchless Adoptions"**
If you have searched our site and wish to schedule an adoption please fill out an application here and email it to DASInfo@sdcounty.ca.gov. We will contact you in the order the applications are received.
Please do not come to either shelter location without first calling 619-767-2675 to make an appointment for any of these services. For animal-related emergencies, please continue to call 619-236-2341. (Unincorporated County Only)
Adopt A Pet
Dogs, cats, rabbits & more are available at your local shelter
Lost Your Pet?
Check our database for your missing pet
License Your Dog
Always keep your dog's license up-to-date. One day, it might save its life.
Want To Help?
We care for more than 10,500 cats, dogs, livestock and exotic animals each year that are lost, abandoned or neglected. Our dedicated and compassionate volunteers are essential to this mission.
The Spirit Medical Fund
This fund is set up to help animals
with life threatening situations regain their health and happiness.
Will you help with your gift?