North County San Diego, California - Pet Adoption

The Rescued Dog is a non-profit 501(c)3, all-breed dog rescue in San Diego, CA. We consist of a network of fosters and volunteers dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating dogs in need throughout California and Mexico. We are committed to placing dogs in loving, forever homes and educating adopters on the responsibilities of dog ownership. The Rescued Dog strives to work with local area shelters and other rescue groups to create a better world for homeless pets.
EIN #46-3999551

The Barking Lot is a 501c3 non-profit dog rescue organization in San Diego dedicated to dog adoption and finding foster homes for dogs in need.

San Diego Humane Society veterinarians and animal care staff will spend this afternoon and coming days conducting exams of the 29 dogs to ascertain their health and wellbeing with the hope of placing the dogs up for adoption.

Dogs, cats, rabbits & more are available at your local shelter

ARTA West has dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens for adoption. Adopt a pet in San Diego, California. We are advocates for homeless dogs and cats in San Diego that are at risk for euthanasia. Our goal is to save treatable, trainable, manageable and misdiagnosed animals from San Diego shelters by providing a system of transport, training, fostering and adoption. Our ultimate wish would be empty shelters—meaning that no animal is abandoned and no shelter would need to kill one animal to make room for another. To this end, we are also cheerleaders for robust programs, and TNR (trap, neuter, release) programs for feral cats. Please note: SPOT does not take in strays or owner-relinquished pets, but

Making a Difference in Their Lives

When approached to care for these dogs, San Diego Humane Society didn’t hesitate in spite of the significant impact on resources, space, and personnel. The 29 dogs arriving at San Diego Humane Society today will require medical treatment and the overdue TLC that they have been denied thus far. Any necessary behavior modification work will also be provided before re-homing the dogs to adopters.

Dogs Available for Adoption « The Barking Lot


The average number of animals in our care on a daily basis is approximately 45 to 55 — that’s dogs, cats, and birds combined. Many of the animals in our care are in loving foster homes throughout San Diego County, awaiting adoption into a forever home, while several others are housed at our Adoption Center in Oceanside.The Rescued Dog is a non-profit 501(c)3, all-breed dog rescue in San Diego, CA. We consist of a network of fosters and volunteers dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating dogs in need throughout California and Mexico. We are committed to placing dogs in loving, forever homes and educating adopters on the responsibilities of dog ownership. The Rescued Dog strives to work with local area shelters and other rescue groups to create a better world for homeless pets.
EIN #46-3999551