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 Thursday 11:23 am

Bonnie

Chihuahua blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 2 months
  • Weight: 4.06 lbs
  • Color: White and Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Bonnie

Bonnie

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!

Chihuahua blend

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

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Tanner

Boxer blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 15.75 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Tanner

Tanner

I am a sweet boy who loves to play. Could you be my new family. Please come see me.

Boxer blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 15.75 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Slinky

Corgi-Pembroke Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 13.66 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Slinky

Slinky

Hello! I am just a huge cuddle bug! There's nowhere else I'd rather be than by your side! If you are looking for a loving and affectionate companion, I might be the one for you! Come see me soon!

Corgi-Pembroke Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 13.66 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Chassy

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 16.44 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Chassy

Chassy

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!

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 months
  • Weight: 16.44 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Nala

Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 7 months
  • Weight: 31.0 lbs
  • Color: White and Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Nala

Nala

I am a very sweet sourthern girl looking to find my forever family. I came all the way from Texas to find my new home. Could it be with you?

Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 7 months
  • Weight: 31.0 lbs
  • Color: White and Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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June

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 25.78 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About June

June

Hello! I enjoy being pet and snuggled, and absolutely love to be held. So are you looking for love? Please come meet me and make me a part of your family!

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 5 months
  • Weight: 25.78 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Filbert

Shar Pei Hound blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 10 months
  • Weight: 25.6 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Filbert

Filbert

I'm a very smart handsome boy who would love to find my forever family. Could you be it? Please come see me and find out.

Shar Pei Hound blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 10 months
  • Weight: 25.6 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Fendi

Shepherd Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 12 months
  • Weight: 23.6 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Fendi

Fendi

Hello! I am a sweet and gentle dog 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!

Shepherd Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 12 months
  • Weight: 23.6 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Zoe

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 12 months
  • Weight: 45.0 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Zoe

Zoe

I'm as smart as I am beautiful. I would love to become a member of your home. Please come see me.

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 12 months
  • Weight: 45.0 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Galleta

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 12 months
  • Weight: 17.63 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available
More About Galleta

Galleta

I'm a sweet girl in search of my forever family. I would love to meet you. Come visit me!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 12 months
  • Weight: 17.63 lbs
  • Color: Tan and White
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Claire

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 7 months
  • Weight: 19.4 lbs
  • Color: Brown and white
  • Status: Available
More About Claire

Claire

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

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 7 months
  • Weight: 19.4 lbs
  • Color: Brown and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Mac

Dutch Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 0 month(s)
  • Weight: 52 lbs
  • Color: Brindle
  • Status: Available
More About Mac

Mac

Hello! I absolutely love attention and love being pet. I will become your best friend forever. I look forward to meeting you!

Dutch Shepherd blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 0 month(s)
  • Weight: 52 lbs
  • Color: Brindle
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Prince

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 8 months
  • Weight: 32.6 lbs
  • Color: White and Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Prince

Prince

Hello! Ideally I should go to a home that is very active and has the time to take me on very long walks. So, can I be your exercise buddy? Please stop by soon!

Labrador Retriever blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 8 months
  • Weight: 32.6 lbs
  • Color: White and Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Lucy

Labrador Retriever Border Collie blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 years 1 month(s)
  • Weight: 27.6 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About Lucy

Lucy

I am as beautiful on the inside as I am on the outside. I would love to meet you and see if I could become part of your family.

Labrador Retriever Border Collie blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 years 1 month(s)
  • Weight: 27.6 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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James Bond

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 11 months
  • Weight: 52.0 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available
More About James Bond

James Bond

Hello! I'm an energetic and fun dog who just needs to learn my manners! I really like to play too, so I'd love to find an adult only home that can teach me all kinds of new games! I'd also love to meet your dog. If you have a big fenced yard at home that's just waiting for a dog like me, then please bring your whole family in to meet me soon!

Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 11 months
  • Weight: 52.0 lbs
  • Color: Black and white
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Sullivan

Newfoundland Chow Chow blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 18 months
  • Weight: 45.6 lbs
  • Color: Chocolate
  • Status: Available
More About Sullivan

Sullivan

Newfoundland Chow Chow blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 18 months
  • Weight: 45.6 lbs
  • Color: Chocolate
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Shiner

Weimaraner blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 2 month(s)
  • Weight: 34.8 lbs
  • Color: Fawn
  • Status: Available
More About Shiner

Shiner

Hello! I am sweet and handsome dog. I am very energetic and playful so can find almost anything to keep me entertained. I'd really like to find an active family with older children to teach me how to be the best I can be! I'd love to meet your dog at home too, so that I can be sure that we'll be the best of friends! I am waiting to meet you soon!

Weimaraner blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 2 month(s)
  • Weight: 34.8 lbs
  • Color: Fawn
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Pinecone

Dachshund Rat Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 9 months
  • Weight: 10.91 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available
More About Pinecone

Pinecone

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!

Dachshund Rat Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 9 months
  • Weight: 10.91 lbs
  • Color: Tan
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Dustin

Shepherd Siberian Husky blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 2 years 5 month(s)
  • Weight: 44 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 an adult-only family with experience in working dog breeds who can 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 5 month(s)
  • Weight: 44 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Rodney

Shepherd Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 4 years 2 month(s)
  • Weight: 35.00 lbs
  • Color: Brown and Black
  • Status: Available
More About Rodney

Rodney

Hello! Won't you come meet me and give me a chance to win your heart? I'm a sweet dog who can sometimes get a little too excited, so I would love to be in an adult only family. 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 Terrier blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 4 years 2 month(s)
  • Weight: 35.00 lbs
  • Color: Brown and Black
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Bishop

Border Collie Cattledog blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 17 months
  • Weight: 23.4 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Bishop

Bishop

Hello! I am a very energetic dog that loves people but needs a lot of exercise to be the best I can be. Ideally, I'd like to find a home with older children in it, and a safe, secure yard with a tall fence, since I can jump very high! I'd love to be the only animal in your home too, so I can go on very long walks or even jogs or trail hikes with just the people I like best. I am here waiting to meet you - so please stop by soon!

Border Collie Cattledog blend

  • Sex: Male-Neutered
  • Estimated Age: 17 months
  • Weight: 23.4 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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Frost

Siberian Husky blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 years 4 month(s)
  • Weight: 55.0 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available
More About Frost

Frost

Hello! I'm looking for a loving adult only home to show me how to be the best dog I can be! I haven't quite learned my manners yet, and sometimes I just get too excited! I am a high energy dog that would love to meet any other dogs in your home to make sure that we will be best friends forever! If I sound like the one for you, come on in and see me soon!

Siberian Husky blend

  • Sex: Female-Spayed
  • Estimated Age: 3 years 4 month(s)
  • Weight: 55.0 lbs
  • Color: Tri
  • Status: Available

ADOPT ME

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