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My name is Rufus!

Chow Chow Dog for adoption in San Diego, California - Rufus
Photo 1 - Chow Chow Dog for adoption in San Diego, California - Rufus
Photo 2 - Chow Chow Dog for adoption in San Diego, California - Rufus

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Rufus's Info...

I am already neutered, purebred, and up to date with shots.

Rufus's Story...
Meet Rufus! This handsome boy is a real gentleman and his one wish is to find a loving family! Rufus is a sweet boy who may take a few moments to warm up when he first meets you, but once he's comfortable he loves to play and just to hang out with you. Rufus had a challenging start in life, but that hasn't dampened his spirit one bit! He is ready for a new start in life with a clean slate, and he's freshly groomed, too and now looking his very best. Can you find a spot in your heart & home for Rufus? For more info, please call Kathy at 858-205-9974.

To meet Rufus, please go to the County Animal Shelter at 5480 Gaines Street today!

When looking to add a new member to your family, please consider one of the homeless dogs at the county shelter. Open your heart and your home - you will be glad you did.

Facts about Rufus

  • Breed: Chow Chow
  • Color: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut - With Black
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male

Other Pets at FOCAS - Friends of County Animal Shelters

Why Adoption is a Great Option

Rufus, a San Diego Chow Chow dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Chow Chow for sale in San Diego, or seeking a Chow Chow dog from a breeder in San Diego.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in San Diego already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a San Diego breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Chow Chow breeders who help with Chow Chow rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in San Diego paves the way for another one to be saved.