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Serving San Diego County since 1880, the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA provides vital services to animals and people alike.
With campuses in both central San Diego and Oceanside, the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA’s programs include:
sheltering and adopting animals
investigating animal cruelty and neglect
rescuing animals in emergency situations
positive reinforcement behavior training through public training classes
providing adult and youth education programs
sharing animals through pet-assisted therapy and more.
in Oceanside and Vista, the San Diego Humane Society North Campus provides animal control and stray pet services for the public
A private nonprofit organization that receives no government grant funding, the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA is supported solely by contributions, grants, bequests, investments, proceeds from its retail outlets and some fees for service.
Our Vision To Inspire and Engage the Community to End Animal Suffering.
Our Mission To promote the humane treatment of animals, to prevent cruelty to animals, and provide education to enhance the human-animal bond.
Humane Society Programs and Services Include:
Comprehensive Medical & Behavioral Services for Humane Society Animals
On-Site and Mobile Adoptions (All come with spay/neuter, microchips, shots, health & behavioral tested, etc.)
Intake of Owner-Relinquished Pets & Pets from other Shelters
Foster Care Program
Owner Requested Euthanasia (For terminally ill or suffering animals.)
Escondido Campus: 3450 E. Valley Parkway Escondido, CA 92027 (760) 888.2275
Oceanside Campus: 2905 San Luis Rey Road (For Dogs) 572 Airport Road (For Cats, Small Animals) Oceanside, CA 92058 (760) 757-4357
San Diego Campus: 5500 Gaines Street San Diego, CA 92110 (619) 299-7012
Adoption Center at Petco in El Cajon: 540 N. Second Street El Cajon, CA 92021 (619) 876-6898
Adoption Center at Petco in Oceanside: 3875 Mission Avenue Oceanside, CA 92054 (760) 754-1400
Donate with confidence! Tax identification number 95-1661688
The San Diego Humane Society and SPCA is a Four Star Charity Navigator rated organization and a Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited charity. This is a promise and assurance of the highest level of financial stewardship of your gift.