Another Successful Event! Numbers are still adding up, but so far we had 211 Adoptable animals brought to the event, 96 confirmed Adoptions at Santa Paws, with 30+ Pending home checks/application reviews. If you missed this event, our next Mega Adoption Event will be Cupids and Canines (details coming up)!

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SANTA PAWs Mega PetTM Adoption Event 2019!

The SAN DIEGO ANIMAL SUPPORT FOUNDATION announces the large holiday adoption event of the season ....


Saturday, December 7th 11:00-3:00
Grossmont Center
5500 Grossmont Center Dr. in La Mesa
*Through the corridors of the mall from Target-Walmart

Join us for Santa Paws and adopt a fluffy pet to bring home to the family for Christmas!

The San Diego Animal Support Foundation & Grossmont Center are bringing together dozens of rescue groups and shelters featuring HUNDREDS of adoptable dogs and even some cats for this MEGA Adoption Event inside the mall. Everything from Great Pyrenees to Chihuahuas, purebreds to All-American Mutts….bring the whole family to this FREE event, and find your new best friend!

Participating Organizations (final list):

A New Life Charitable Foundation
Angels of Rawley Foundation - ARF
Amazing Strays Rescue
Baja Animal Sanctuary
Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego County
Chula Vista Animal Care Facility
Friends of Cats, Inc.
Friends of Humane Services in Tijuana
It's the Pits Dog Rescue
Katty Korner Katz
Labradors & Friends Dog Rescue
Last Chance at Life - All Breed Rescue and Adoptions
Lions, Tigers & Bears
No Wagging Tails Left Behind Animal Rescue
Open Arms Rescue - San Diego
Parrot Education and Adoption Center
Passion For Pitties Rescue Group
PAWS4thought Animal Rescue
@San Diego Spaniel Rescue
Second Chance Dog Rescue, San Diego, California
The Rescued Dog
Tragic to Magic Animal Rescue
Volunteers For Indigent Vulnerable Animal
Woofs and Wags Rescue, formerly St. Paco's
(Facebook Page)

SDASF organizes these annual mega adoption events in order to increase adoptions from reputable shelters and rescue agencies by bringing potential adopters and lots of dogs together in one fun, happy, stress-free environment, facilitating the matchmaking process! The participating adoption agencies are given free booth space, and admission is free to the public!

For more information, contact the San Diego Animal Support Foundation at, or (619) 847-8755.

*The San Diego Animal Support Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization with a primary mission to increase pet adoptions from reputable shelters and rescue agencies in their network.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY! We need lots of volunteers to make this event a success. We can accommodate individuals or volunteer groups of any size. Up to 7 hours of community service or court-ordered service hours can be earned in just one day. Military is especially welcomed! Please contact today to volunteer. All volunteers must be signed up by December 1st.

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