Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some delightful doggies up for adoption? There are dozens of deserving dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around San Diego.
Animal shelters and pet rescue groups work hard to care for unhoused pets and connect them to loving homes. Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs currently available for adoption.
(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)
Biscuit, Labrador retriever and retriever mix
Biscuit is a handsome male Labrador retriever and retriever mix being kept at A New Life Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Biscuit plays well with others — he'll get along great with your other dogs. He's already house-trained, neutered and has had all his shots.
Here's what Biscuit's friends at A New Life Charitable Foundation, Inc. think of him:
He is a wonderful, loving, friendly, 18-month-old pup who weighs about 35 pounds. Biscuit is the perfect family doggie to go on walks/hikes; he also enjoys chasing a ball and hanging out. He's a pro on the leash and very friendly with other dogs and humans.
Apply to adopt Biscuit today at Petfinder.
Mirage, shepherd mix
Mirage is a winsome female shepherd mix in the care of California Labradors Retrievers and More.
Mirage is happy to keep company with other dogs. She has been vaccinated and is house-trained.
Mirage's current caretakers say:
This mama is 2 years old. She came to us pregnant and safely delivered her pups in a loving foster home. Now that Mirage's puppies are nearing 2 months of age, she is nearly ready to find a forever home of her own.
Read more about Mirage on Petfinder.
Beatrice, Labrador retriever mix
Beatrice is a lovable female Labrador retriever mix being cared for at California Labradors Retrievers and More.
Beatrice plays well with others — she'll get along great with other dogs. Her vaccinations are up to date and she's mastered her house-training etiquette.
Notes from Beatrice's caretakers:
This gorgeous girl is a Lab mix probably with a few other breeds to give her those interesting markings. Beatrice is around 3 years old and close to 60 pounds (and could benefit from losing a little weight). Nothing some daily walks and maybe a few jogs can't fix.
Apply to adopt Beatrice today at Petfinder.
Lysa, shepherd mix
Lysa is a sweet female shepherd mix currently housed at California Labradors Retrievers and More.
Lysa is happy to keep company with other dogs. No need to worry: She is already house-trained, spayed and vaccinated.
Notes from Lysa's caretakers:
This sweet girl is 2 years old and had some training before coming to us. She is very treat-motivated. She knows sit, down and will give you her paw if you say "show me what you got." Lysa quickly settled into her foster home, meeting the resident dog with a relaxed confidence that her foster mom says makes her think Lysa will ease into her new life with grace and aplomb.
Read more about Lysa on Petfinder.
Skylar, boxer mix
Skylar is a charming female boxer mix in the care of California Labradors Retrievers and More.
Skylar likes to socialize — she loves other dogs. She has mastered her house-training etiquette and is spayed and vaccinated.
Here's what Skylar's friends at California Labradors Retrievers and More think of her:
She is around 6 months old and is looking for a family that understands the time, patience and training young dogs need to grow up to be their best selves. She will need training, plenty of mental and physical exercise, and lots of love and attention.
Read more about how to adopt Skylar on Petfinder.
Ozzie, Dutch shepherd mix
Ozzie is a handsome male Dutch shepherd mix currently residing at California Labradors Retrievers and More.
Ozzie loves other dogs. He has been vaccinated and is house-trained.
Notes from Ozzie's caretakers:
He is a really friendly boy! Ozzie is around 2 years old and can't wait to bring a little adventure to your life.
Read more about how to adopt Ozzie on Petfinder.
Koala, Chihuahua mix
Koala is a male Chihuahua mix currently residing at Second Chance Dog Rescue.
Koala will get along great with other dogs. He's mastered his house-training etiquette. He is already neutered, and has had all his shots.
From Koala's current caretaker:
Meet our little Koala bear! He is a sweet and loving 8-year-old, 9-pounder. Koala doesn't mind spending time on his own too and can be left alone if you need to go to work or run errands. He sleeps in his crate through the night and patiently waits until he is let out. He is an excellent passenger during car rides, and also loves going for walks.
Apply to adopt Koala today at Petfinder.
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