Senior Adoption Program
All animal adoption fees are waived for senior citizens 55 years of age and older.
Studies have shown that pet companionship may improve senior citizen health and outlook on life. Lowered blood pressure and stress reduction are among the benefits of pet ownership. In addition, seniors acquiring pets through our program report feeling happier and safer.
Our Senior Adoption Program waives the adoption fee for any animal to senior citizens 55 years of age or older. All animals in our adoption program are spayed/neutered, have current vaccinations, permanent microchip identification, and more! Please bring a photo ID for age verification.
San Diego Humane Society is sensitive to the needs and pressures of our service men and women and their family members - especially furry ones.
We thank you for your service and hope that you find this information useful.We are proud to offer special military pricing:
- 25% discount on adoption fees with proof of active duty
- 10% discount at our on-site retail store, Muttique (Oceanside location only)
Post Adoption Complimentary Veterinary Exam
To get you and your pet off on the best start possible, the following veterinary offices have generously offered to provide a complimentary vet exam when you adopt a pet from San Diego Humane Society.
PAWS San Diego
PAWS San Diego, a program of San Diego Humane Society, helps people keep their pets by providing essential pet services and support to low-income pet families all over San Diego County.
Spay and Neuter
Residents of 92105, 92113, 92058, 92083, and 92027 zip codes can schedule a complimentary spay/neuter appointment for pit bulls, Chihuahuas, community cats and house cats. You need a photo ID and proof of residency. Call today to schedule your appointment: 619-279-5085.