Dogs for Adoption in San Diego

ADOPTION HOURS

Monday–Friday: 12 PM–6 PM
Saturday: 10 AM–6 PM
Sunday: 11 AM–6 PM

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 Monday 01:03 pm

Starburst

Shepherd Boxer blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 4 months
  • Weight: 19.2 lbs
  • Color: Tan and black
  • Status: Available
More About Starburst

Starburst

Hello! I am playful and inquisitive and just need you to help me to grow into the best pup ever. I am waiting to meet you! I am the dog for you to take home!

Shepherd Boxer blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 4 months
  • Weight: 19.2 lbs
  • Color: Tan and black
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Parsley

Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.91 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Parsley

Parsley

I'm an energetic puppy that just can't wait for our first game of catch! I love to run, jump, and play! If you have an active lifestyle and enjoy outdoor activities than I'm the perfect dog for you! I can turn any day into an adventure! Stop in and let me show you how much fun I can be!

Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.91 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Nutmeg

Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 3.78 lbs
  • Color: Brown and Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Nutmeg

Nutmeg

I'm a friendly little pup that gets along with everyone I meet! I especially love having canine friends to play with. I may even like your cat; I just haven't met one yet! I can't wait to show you how much fun I can be. Come take me home and show me off to all your (furry) friends!

Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 3.78 lbs
  • Color: Brown and Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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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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Ursula

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 2.97 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Ursula

Ursula

Hello! I am a sweet young puppy who loves to play! I may be small now but I will grow up to be big and strong. I would be a perfect new addition to a family who will take me on long walks and throw the ball with me. If you think you could be my forever home, come in soon to visit me!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 2.97 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Maleficent

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 3.63 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Maleficent

Maleficent

I'm a friendly little pup that gets along with everyone I meet! I especially love having canine friends to play with. I may even like your cat; I just haven't met one yet! I can't wait to show you how much fun I can be. Come take me home and show me off to all your (furry) friends!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 3.63 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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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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Mummy

Cattledog Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 11.06 lbs
  • Color: Black, Tan, White
  • Status: Available
More About Mummy

Mummy

I'm a friendly little pup that gets along with everyone I meet! I especially love having canine friends to play with. I may even like your cat; I just haven't met one yet! I can't wait to show you how much fun I can be. Come take me home and show me off to all your (furry) friends!

Cattledog Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 11.06 lbs
  • Color: Black, Tan, White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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King Tut

Cattledog Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.44 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About King Tut

King Tut

Can you believe how adorable I am? I can't! I may be tiny, but I have a giant personality! Teach me all your favorite games and tricks, I'm a fast learner! And since I'm small, I'll fit nicely in your lap for movie night. We're going to have so much fun together! Best friends for life!

Cattledog Dachshund blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 7.44 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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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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Dice

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 9.16 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Dice

Dice

I have traveled all the way from Hawaii to find my forever home. I have an Aloha state of mind. Could you be my new family?

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 9.16 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Winifred

Labrador Retriever Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 14.50 lbs
  • Color: Black and brindle
  • Status: Available
More About Winifred

Winifred

Since I'm very strong and athletic, I love getting my exercise in the great outdoors. I'm happy to support you on your hike or jog. I'm also a great companion at the beach! You'll never be bored with me in your life! Take me home today and let me introduce you to a whole new world of adventure!

Labrador Retriever Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 14.50 lbs
  • Color: Black and brindle
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Star

Pointer Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 6 months
  • Weight: 14.19 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Star

Star

I am extremely smart and will do just about anything for a treat! I can't wait for you to teach me all your favorite tricks. And in return, I'll reward you with a lifetime of kisses! They tell me I'm the best! Come see me today and let me show you just how brilliant I am. You won't be able to resist giving me a forever home.

Pointer Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 6 months
  • Weight: 14.19 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Jellyfish

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 4 months
  • Weight: 13.75 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Jellyfish

Jellyfish

Everyone says I'm very sweet; I'm just a little bit shy. I like to take my time getting used to new environments. I'm looking for a forever home that will be patient and help me come out of my shell. I just want to be loved and cherished. Once I warm up to you, I think you'll find I have real best friend potential!

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 4 months
  • Weight: 13.75 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Pumpkin

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 6.72 lbs
  • Color: Black and tan
  • Status: Available
More About Pumpkin

Pumpkin

Can you believe how adorable I am? I can't! I may be tiny, but I have a giant personality! Teach me all your favorite games and tricks, I'm a fast learner! And since I'm small, I'll fit nicely in your lap for movie night. We're going to have so much fun together! Best friends for life!

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 6.72 lbs
  • Color: Black and tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Harvest

Labrador Retriever Hound blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 10 months
  • Weight: 41.6 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Harvest

Harvest

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

Labrador Retriever Hound blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 10 months
  • Weight: 41.6 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Butterball

Cattledog Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 years 0 month(s)
  • Weight: 52.0 lbs
  • Color: Red Tick
  • Status: Available
More About Butterball

Butterball

Hello! I am just a big sweetie pie with a huge loving heart! I am a lot of fun and just love to hangout with my favorite people. I have a lot of energy and want someone to play with me. come give me a chance to win your heart!

Cattledog Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 years 0 month(s)
  • Weight: 52.0 lbs
  • Color: Red Tick
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Dustin

Shepherd Siberian Husky blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 2 month(s)
  • Weight: 44.8 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Dustin

Dustin

Hello! Won't you come meet me and give me a chance to win your heart? I'm an energetic dog who would love to be in a family with Husky experience and older children who will help me learn my manners. I'd really like to meet everyone in the home first too, including your dog, just to make sure that we'll be best friends for life! If I sound like the one for you, please come and meet me soon!

Shepherd Siberian Husky blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 2 month(s)
  • Weight: 44.8 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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FEED ME

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Tucker

Border Collie blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 10 months
  • Weight: 37.00 lbs
  • Color: Brown and white
  • Status: Available
More About Tucker

Tucker

I came all the way from the great state of Texas to make my home here. I would love to meet you and become part of your family. Come see me so we can start our new life together.

Border Collie blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 10 months
  • Weight: 37.00 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

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