- Adoption Resources
- Thank you for considering adopting your new pet from San Diego Humane Society. Below are resources intended to assist in the adoption process and details on post-adoption services offered.
- Lost and Found Pets
- As a pet parent, one of the most frightening moments you may experience is when you realize your pet is lost. The panic that follows this realization can make it hard to think clearly about what you should do next. So we’ve gathered a list of helpful, immediate actions you can take to ensure you have the best possible chance of being reunited with your beloved pet or reunite a lost pet with its family.
- Humane Law Enforcement
- If you are reporting an in-progress animal emergency, call us immediately at 619-299-7012. San Diego Humane Society’s Humane Law Enforcement has officers in the field seven days a week, handling a variety of animal cruelty complaints.
- If your dog is ever missing, a license tag provides a quick and accurate way of notifying you if someone else finds your pet. It also provides proof that your dog has been vaccinated against rabies, as required by law.
- San Diego Humane Society offers a wide variety of youth and adult programs, classes, lectures and much more. For more information, please call 619-299-7012 or select "support us" to get involved with our mission.
- Found Wildlife
- Never feed wildlife, as this can often do more harm than good. If you find an animal who is visibly injured, ill or in danger from a predator or neighborhood cat or dog, here are tips for how to bring a wild animal to Project Wildlife or when to contact someone to help.
- About San Diego Humane Society
- San Diego Humane Society, an open-admission shelter, is creating a more humane world by inspiring compassion and advancing the welfare of animals and people. Our lifesaving safety net has helped San Diego become the largest city in the U.S. to keep healthy and treatable animals from being euthanized. We are a private, independent, nonprofit organization that is not affiliated with any other humane society or society for the prevention of cruelty to animals.
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Did you know?
San Diego Humane Society offers spay and neuter programs for the San Diego region. These resources provide affordable spay and neuter surgeries to individuals who meet eligibility requirements based on income.
Dogs and cats who are spayed or neutered roam less. Learn more about spay/neuter services offered by the San Diego Humane Society.