San Diego Animal Support Foundation: Events, Pet Adoptions, Clinics, Training, & Fundraising

SANTA PAWs Mega PetTM Adoption Event 2021!

Our 2021 event had 194 Total Adoptions including Home Checks! We also are happy to report we had 7 Fosters!

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


Saturday, December 11th 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!

Ask-a-Vet Dr. Jake Hare, D.V.M. will be at our Mega Adoption Event to answer your Vet Questions at the San Diego Animal Support Table.

Participating Organizations (final list):

A New Life Charitable Foundation
Amazing Strays Rescue
Animal Advocates of the US
Cantu Foundation
Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego County
Chula Vista Animal Shelter
Friends of Cats, Inc
Friends of Humane Services Tijuana
Frosted Faces Foundation
Heer to Rescue
It's the Pits Dog Rescue
Labradors and Friends
Labradors Rescuers
Lionel's Legacy Senior Rescue
Open Arms Rescue - San Diego
PAWS 4 thought Animal Rescue
Passion For Pitties Rescue Group
Pups'N Boots
Rescuing Cujo

Rosarito Cats
San Felipe Dog Rescue

Second Leash on Life
Tragic to Magic
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.

For daily updates, follow our FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE! doG Bless Us EVERYONE!

Sponsored by the Grossmont Center