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

SANTA PAWs Mega PetTM Adoption Event 2022!

Update: Our post event count is 110 adoption and counting!!!

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


Saturday, December 10th 11:00-3:00
Grossmont Center
5500 Grossmont Center Dr. in La Mesa
*Through the corridors of the mall from Target-Walmart

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.

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

Earn your wings & become a guardian angel at the Annual Santa Paws Adoption Event, where we make miracles happen! More than a dozen non-profit animal adoption agencies featuring HUNDREDS of adoptable pets! Dogs, Cats, and Puppies, ....all in ONE LOCATION. Be part of this amazing event. Help us make sure no animal wakes up Christmas morning without a family of their own. Help us clear the shelters so that every animal is loved this holiday season.

Participating Organizations (final list):

Amazing Strays
A New Life Charitable Foundation
Angels of Rawley
Animal Advocates of the US
Animal Rescuers Without Borders (A.R.W.O.B)
Cantu Foundation
Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego County
Friends of Cats, Inc
Friends of Humane Services Tijuana
FURballs Furever Rescue
Grandma Betty's Rescue
Heer to Rescue
It's the Pits Dog Rescue
Katty Korner
Labradors and Friends
Labrador Rescuers
Lionel's Legacy Senior Dog Rescue
Open Arms Rescue - San Diego  
Passion For Pitties Rescue Group
PAWS 4 thought Animal Rescue
Pups'N Boots
Red Barn Rescue
Rescue Fenix
Santuario Esperanza
Smittens Cat Rescue
The Rescued Dog
Tragic to Magic
Woofs and Wags Rescue, formerly St. Paco's

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!

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