Dogs for Adoption in San Diego

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We’re not just another animal shelter; We’re an animal center, that encompasses multiple programs including pet adoption! Helen Woodward Animal Center has an ever-shifting list of beautiful dogs and puppies available through our San Diego pet adoption program. Please check our website daily for updates! Every pet in our adoption program has received a medical examination, spay or neuter surgery, vaccinations, tons of TLC (tender loving care) and a microchip. Helen Woodward Adoption Counselors are here to help you choose a pet that will be your perfect match for life. If you’re considering dog adoption, please visit us today!

Adoptable Dogs Updated as of Tuesday 04:06 pm

Bagel

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 2.88 lbs
  • Color: Black and tan
  • Status: Available
More About Bagel

Bagel

Hello! I am playful and inquisitive and just need you to help me to grow into the best dog ever. Won't you make me part of your family? I hope to see you soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 2.88 lbs
  • Color: Black and tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Lox

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 2.75 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Lox

Lox

-Hello! I am very smart and just need a good friend to teach me all the things I need to be a great dog. Please come meet me and make me a part of your family!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 2.75 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Jack Sparrow

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.47 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Jack Sparrow

Jack Sparrow

Hello! Won't you make me part of your family? I am playful and inquisitive and just need you to help me to grow into the best dog ever. I hope to see you soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.47 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Elizabeth Swann

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.31 lbs
  • Color: Black and tan
  • Status: Available
More About Elizabeth Swann

Elizabeth Swann

Hello! I am a sweet and gentle pup who would love to be your best friend. Won't you take me to your home and make me part of your family? I hope to see you soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.31 lbs
  • Color: Black and tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Will Turner

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.19 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Will Turner

Will Turner

Hello! Won't you come meet me and give me a chance to win your heart? See you soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.19 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Trick

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.88 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Trick

Trick

Hello! So are you looking for love? I love to cuddle and I can sit in your arms forever. If I am the dog for you, come meet me soon - I am waiting!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.88 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Treat

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.56 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Treat

Treat

Hello! I want nothing more than to settle into your home forever. If I am the puppy for you, come meet me soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.56 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Vex

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.63 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Vex

Vex

Hello! So are you looking for a good "kisser"? Well look no further! Come meet me and let me show you what a great kisser I am! Please stop by soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.63 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Mask

Hound blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 14.88 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Mask

Mask

Hello! I am just a big sweetie pie with a huge loving heart. I am very affectionate and very willing to learn. So, are you looking for a best friend? Let it be me!

Hound blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 14.88 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Oogie

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 3.69 lbs
  • Color: Cream
  • Status: Available
More About Oogie

Oogie

Hello! I am a very mellow pup who is happy lounging on the couch with you but can also keep up with you on your long walks (or even jogs). Make me a part of your family!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 3.69 lbs
  • Color: Cream
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Boogie

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.06 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Boogie

Boogie

Hello! Won't you make me part of your family? I am playful and inquisitive and just need you to help me to grow into the best dog ever. I hope to see you soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.06 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

DOWNLOAD

FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Purple

Spaniel Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 4 months
  • Weight: 7.38 lbs
  • Color: Tan and black
  • Status: Available
More About Purple

Purple

Hello! I am a sweet dog who prefers to take things slowly. I love people but need guidance to be the best I can be. I will do best in your home, with a loving family with older children. I also love to take walks around the neighborhood. I'm sure to be a wonderful, fun-loving addition to your family!

Spaniel Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 4 months
  • Weight: 7.38 lbs
  • Color: Tan and black
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Igor

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 6.2 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Igor

Igor

Hello! I am just a big sweetie pie with a huge loving heart. I am very affectionate and very willing to learn. So, are you looking for a best friend? Let it be me!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 6.2 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Cinnamon

Labrador Retriever Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 16.94 lbs
  • Color: Red
  • Status: Available
More About Cinnamon

Cinnamon

Hello! I am very sweet and playful and can find almost anything to keep me entertained. However, my biggest joy is being with you. I am waiting to meet you!

Labrador Retriever Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 16.94 lbs
  • Color: Red
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Ginger

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 15.5 lbs
  • Color: Brown and white
  • Status: Available
More About Ginger

Ginger

Hello! I want nothing more than to settle into your home forever. If I am the dog for you, come meet me soon!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 15.5 lbs
  • Color: Brown and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Peanut

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 6.63 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Peanut

Peanut

Hello! I am curious, playful and love to explore. I love to be around people of all ages. I am here waiting to meet you - so please stop by!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 6.63 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

DOWNLOAD

FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Acorn

Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 12.66 lbs
  • Color: Brown and Black
  • Status: Available
More About Acorn

Acorn

Hello! So are you looking for a good "kisser"? Well look no further! Come meet me and let me show you what a great kisser I am! Please stop by soon!

Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 12.66 lbs
  • Color: Brown and Black
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

DOWNLOAD

FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Noir

Dachshund Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 8.75 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Noir

Noir

Hello! I am curious, playful and love to explore. I love to be around people of all ages. I am here waiting to meet you - so please stop by!

Dachshund Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 8.75 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Shadow

Dachshund Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 9.75 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Shadow

Shadow

Hello! I am a sweet and gentle pup who would love to be your best friend. Won't you take me to your home and make me part of your family? I hope to see you soon!

Dachshund Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 9.75 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Moon

Terrier Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 7.31 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Moon

Moon

Hello! I am just a big sweetie pie with a huge loving heart. I am very affectionate and very willing to learn. So, are you looking for a best friend? Let it be me!

Terrier Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 7.31 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

DOWNLOAD

FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Butterfinger

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 14 months
  • Weight: 10.56 lbs
  • Color: White and Brown
  • Status: Available
More About Butterfinger

Butterfinger

Hello! I am a sweet and gentle pup who would love to be your best friend. Won't you take me to your home and make me part of your family? I hope to see you soon!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 14 months
  • Weight: 10.56 lbs
  • Color: White and Brown
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Woodstock

Yorkshire Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 1 month(s)
  • Weight: 5.31 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Woodstock

Woodstock

Hello! I have been told I am a lovely as they come and a real joy to be around! You see my biggest joy is being with you. I hope to see you soon!

Yorkshire Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 1 month(s)
  • Weight: 5.31 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Latke

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 8 month(s)
  • Weight: 6.0 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Latke

Latke

Hello! So are you looking for love? I love to cuddle and I can sit in your arms forever. If I am the dog for you, Come meet me soon - I am waiting!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 8 month(s)
  • Weight: 6.0 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Waco

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 6 months
  • Weight: 15.66 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Waco

Waco

Hello! So are you looking for love? I love to cuddle and I can sit in your arms forever. If I am the dog for you, Come meet me soon - I am waiting!

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 6 months
  • Weight: 15.66 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

DONATE

Drako

Shepherd Weimaraner blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 8 months
  • Weight: 31.9 lbs
  • Color: Silver and White
  • Status: Available
More About Drako

Drako

Hello! I am a very energetic pup that loves people but needs guidance, and a lot of exercise, to be the best I can be. I haven't quite learned my manners yet, and sometimes I just get too excited! I will do best being the only pet in your home, with a loving family with older children. But I love to play and with a little training I'm sure to be a wonderful, fun-loving addition to your family!

Shepherd Weimaraner blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 8 months
  • Weight: 31.9 lbs
  • Color: Silver and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Mowgli

Labrador Retriever Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 21 months
  • Weight: 46.3 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Mowgli

Mowgli

Hello! I am very playful and just want to hang out with my favorite people. Could you be the right family for me? I am the dog for you, come meet me soon!

Labrador Retriever Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 21 months
  • Weight: 46.3 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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Lucy

Chihuahua Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 4 years 4 month(s)
  • Weight: 17.28 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Lucy

Lucy

Hello! So are you looking for love? I love to cuddle and I can sit in your arms forever. If I am the dog for you, Come meet me soon - I am waiting!

Chihuahua Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 4 years 4 month(s)
  • Weight: 17.28 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

Download the animal adoption application and complete it before you arrive!

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FEED ME

Make a donation to help care for me until my new family finds me and takes me home

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