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San Diego Humane Society

Useful Contact Information

San Diego Humane Society

Resource Center

619-299-7012
Online Resource Center

Humane Law Enforcement / Dispatch

Handles animal emergencies and complaints in the cities of Carlsbad, Del Mar, El Cajon, Encinitas, Escondido, Imperial Beach, Oceanside, Poway, San Diego, San Marcos, Santee, Solana Beach and Vista.

Animal Emergencies

Call 619-299-7012 and press 1 for all animal-related emergencies from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Or after hours, contact your local law enforcement agency.
Who to call after hours

Non-Emergencies

We would love to hear from you: Contact San Diego Humane Society.

Adoptions

Please schedule an appointment online, or review our Adoption Process. You can call 619-299-7012 if you have questions.
Adoption Resources

Behavior Helpline

Behavior Helpline
619-299-7012, ext. 2244

Questions About Public Classes
619-299-7012, ext. 2398

Purchase a training class gift card for a loved one! Gifts can be fixed amounts or customized.
Give the Gift of Training

Email Ask a Trainer
Classes
Training Articles

Bequests and Estates

Wills, Trusts and Retirement Gifts
619-243-3443
Email
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Community Engagement

619-299-7012, ext. 2262
Email

Donations / Fundraising

619-243-3434
Email

Education Programs (for Adults)

619-299-7012, ext. 2292
Email
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Education and Outreach (for Youth)

619-299-7012, ext. 2256 or x 2316
Email
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Emergency Response Team (ERT)

24-hour emergency hotline: 619-299-7012, press 1
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Humane Euthanasia Services

San Diego Campus:

619-299-7012

El Cajon Campus:

619-299-7012

Escondido Campus:

619-299-7012, ext. 2737

Oceanside Campus — cats:

619-299-7012, ext. 2000

Oceanside Campus — dogs:

619-299-7012, ext. 2858

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Event Sponsorship

619-243-3401
Email
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Foster Volunteer Program

Email
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Guest Relations

San Diego Campus

619-299-7012

El Cajon Campus:

619-299-7012

Escondido Campus:

619-299-7012, ext. 2737

Oceanside Campus — cats:

619-299-7012, ext. 2000

Oceanside Campus — dogs:

619-299-7012, ext. 2858

Humane Law Enforcement

619-299-7012, press 1

Report Animal Cruelty*
including animals left in hot cars, call 619-299-7012.
*We can only respond to calls within our jurisdiction.

Email
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Licensing

619-299-7012
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Lost and Found

619-299-7012
Email
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Marketing & Communications

Email

Monthly and Online Donations

619-299-7012, ext. 2307
Email
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Muttique Retail Store

Escondido Campus: 

619-299-7012, ext. 2747

Oceanside Campus: 

619-299-7012, ext. 2002
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Community Pet Pantry

Pet families who need extra help can visit our campus locations to pick up a bag of dog or cat food as well as other supplies as available. No appointment is needed for this service.
619-299-7012

Tuesday- Sunday,
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

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Pet-Assisted Therapy

619-299-7012, ext. 2284
Email
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Petco Retail Store (San Diego Campus) — temporarily closed

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Project Wildlife 

Wildlife rescue and rehabilitation.
619-299-7012
projectwildlife.org

Relinquishing a Pet

Please schedule an appointment online. You can call 619-299-7012 if you have questions.
More Info

Report Animal Cruelty/Neglect

619-299-7012, press 1
Humane Law Enforcement

Vehicle Donations

877-540-PETS (7387)
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Volunteer Opportunities

Email
More info

Website Feedback

Email


Other Useful Contacts

Poison Control

24-hour helpline.
1-800-222-1222
calpoison.org

Emergency Animal Rescue

From life-threatening situations, such as stuck in drainpipe, up a tree, etc. 
NOT veterinary care.
760-789-5775
760-594-0751 (Emergency)
emergencyanimalrescue.org

Dog Care Knowledge

Home remedies for many common health and behavioral issues.
dog-care-knowledge.com

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