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Puppies and dogs in National City, California

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These adorable dogs are available for adoption in National City, California. To learn more about each adoptable dog, click on the "i" icon for fast facts, or their photo or name for full details.
We'll also keep you updated on ELMER's adoption status with email updates.
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ELMER

Jack Russell Terrier Dachshund

Male, 9 yrs 3 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Story/descripción HE WAS FOUND WITH TWO PUPPIES UNDER A HIGHWAY BRIDGE. UNFORTUNATELY, ONE OF THEM TESTED POSITIVE FOR DISTEMPER AND, BECAUSE THE DISEASE WAS ALREADY VERY ADVANCED, HE DIED A FEW DAYS AFTER STARTING HIS TREATMENT. ELMER AND THE OTHER PUPPY, TITAN, WERE PLACED IN QUARANTINE AS A PREVENTIVE MEASURE. HOWEVER, ONE DAY AFTER THE END OF QUARANTINE, TITAN SHOWED DISTEMPER SYMPTOMS AND, LIKE THE FIRST PUPPY, DIED DESPITE RECEIVING TREATMENT. THIS WAS HOW ELMER BECAME THE ONLY SURVIVOR OF THIS RESCUE. TODAY ELMER IS COMPLETELY HEALTHY AND WITHOUT ANY KIND OF SEQUEL AND IS LOOKING FOR A LOVING FAMILY THAT WILL CONSENT HIM. ELMER IS A FAITHFUL COMPANION WHO LOVES TO BE HUGGED AND Cuddled. HE WILL LOVE TO TAKE WALKS AND WALKS WITH YOU. IT IS PLAYFUL AND FRIENDLY, WHICH MAKES IT IDEAL TO BE WITH CHILDREN AND LITTLE ONES. HE LIKES TO EXPLORE, DISCOVER NEW THINGS, MEET PEOPLE AND ABOVE ALL PLAY. The $350.00 adoption fee covers the following: Transport to San Diego, CA. Spay/Neuter. All vaccines up to date. Deworming (puppies 2 sets). Flea medication up to date. Tick control up to date. Microchip. Microchip registration to new owner paid for. Collar. Temporary leash. The adoption fee does not include transportation to North of San Diego
We'll also keep you updated on PITUCA's adoption status with email updates.
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PITUCA

Labrador Retriever Boxer

Female, 2 yrs 2 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Pituca is a puppy that was found in the middle of the road along with her sister, it took her a while to trust us, but she has become a friendly, calm dog with an excellent character, she manages to quickly adapt to her environment. We are sure that this baby will feel happy and special in a loving family that pampers her a lot and makes her aware. The $350.00 adoption fee covers the following: Transport to San Diego, CA. Spay/Neuter. All vaccines up to date. Deworming (puppies 2 sets). Flea medication up to date. Tick control up to date. Microchip. Microchip registration to new owner paid for. Collar. Temporary leash. The adoption fee does not include transportation to North of San Diego
We'll also keep you updated on RITA's adoption status with email updates.
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RITA

Feist Basenji

Female, 4 yrs 2 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
SHE WAS FOUND IN THE STREET, MANY DOGS WERE AFTER HER AND THEY DID NOT STOP BOTHERING HER, WANTING TO RIDE HER. SHE WAS RESCUED WITH THE FIRST OBJECTIVE OF STERILIZING HER, A PROCESS THAT TOOK A LONG TIME SINCE SHE WAS MALNOURISHED AND IN BAD CONDITION, BESIDES BEING POSITIVE FOR ERLICHIA AND ANAPLASMA. FORTUNATELY SHE MANAGED TO RECOVER HER HEALTH. SHE IS A DOG THAT EXUDES JOY, AND LOVE. SHE IS A VERY PLAYFUL AND LOVING DOG, SHE DEMANDS PLAY AND PHYSICAL CONTACT FROM HER OWNER. SHE KNOWS HOW TO USE LEASH VERY WELL; SHE ENJOYS WALKS. ONE THING SHE LOVES TO DO IS TO GO OUT IN THE CAR. SHE LOVES TO GO OUT IN THE CAR, JUST OPEN THE DOOR AND SHE RUNS IN, SHE REALLY ENJOYS GOING AWAKE, LYING DOWN, OR SITTING AND LOOKING OUT THE WINDOW, BUT SHE ALSO LOOKING OUT THE WINDOW, BUT ALSO SLEEPING ALONG THE WAY. ON THE WAY. ONCE WE GET HOME, WHEN WE OPEN THE CAR DOOR ONCE WE GET HOME, WHEN WE OPEN THE CAR DOOR SHE GETS OUT BY HERSELF. SHE LIKES TO GO OUTDOORS, SHE USUALLY GOES TO THE HILL TO RUN (SHE LOVES TO TO THE HILL TO RUN (SHE LOVES TO LIE DOWN AND ROLL AROUND IN THE GRASS), AND TO THE BEACH. AND TO THE BEACH. SHE FREQUENTS THESE TWO PLACES REGULARLY AND REGULARLY AND SHE LOVES IT. SOMETHING THAT HE LIKES A LOT, IS TO HAVE THINGS THAT HE CAN CHEW ON, THIS CAN BE HE CAN CHEW ON, THIS CAN BE BALLS OR SPECIAL BONES. SPECIAL. HE LIKES TO RECEIVE MASSAGES ON HIS BODY, IT IS SOMETHING HE ENJOYS VERY MUCH. HE MAKES SOUNDS OF PLEASURE. The $350.00 adoption fee covers the following: Transport to San Diego, CA. Spay/Neuter. All vaccines up to date. Deworming (puppies 2 sets). Flea medication up to date. Tick control up to date. Microchip. Microchip registration to new owner paid for. Collar. Temporary leash. The adoption fee does not include transportation to North of San Diego
We'll also keep you updated on Indio's adoption status with email updates.
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Indio

Catahoula Leopard Dog Australian Kelpie

Male, 3 yrs 1 mo
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Indio was around the shelter for two years, neglected by his former owners, we decided to give him a space in the shelter when he started playing among the cars on the road. In the midst of danger we were able to get him to safety, and he currently has his full vaccination schedule, microchipped and neutered, ready for his new home. He is a very faithful, intelligent, calm and very sociable dog. He was raised with other dogs and cats, so he makes him a good companion for any family, he likes to go for a walk on a leash, cuddles, receive prizes and learns very quickly. He is an affectionate companion, ideal for a family with children and cats, who wants to give him the love he deserves. The $350.00 adoption fee covers the following: Transport to San Diego, CA. Spay/Neuter. All vaccines up to date. Deworming (puppies 2 sets). Flea medication up to date. Tick control up to date. Microchip. Microchip registration to new owner paid for. Collar. Temporary leash. The adoption fee does not include transportation to North of San Diego
We'll also keep you updated on Nemo's adoption status with email updates.
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Nemo

Black Mouth Cur Chihuahua

Male, 1 yr 2 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Nemo is a sweet and mischievous 10 month old, 19 pound pup full of energy and love to give. Friendly with dogs and cats, and sweet with adults and children, although he is a bit shy at first, he usually adapts to his environment quite quickly. He is shy and grumpy to meet new dogs, but a little time, he begins to trust, he has no problem with them being small or large despite his small size. He loves receiving pampering, lots of love, hugs and kisses, playing with balls even if they are bigger than him, and sleeping in a big, warm bed. Potty trained (Sometimes he still has accidents). He is small. he won't grow up more. The $350.00 adoption fee covers the following: Transport to San Diego, CA. Spay/Neuter. All vaccines up to date. Deworming (puppies 2 sets). Flea medication up to date. Tick control up to date. Microchip. Microchip registration to new owner paid for. Collar. Temporary leash. The adoption fee does not include transportation to North of San Diego
We'll also keep you updated on JUNE's adoption status with email updates.
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JUNE

Whippet Boxer

Female, 2 yrs 8 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Meet June! She is a very active and affectionate dog, she loves to go for a walk on a leash and discover new places, she is usually invaded when she meets a new dog, and she jumps on people with tremendous joy, she is very sociable and obedient, but when she plays she usually behaves like puppy, he loves balls, cloth toys, rope toys, and he really likes to play with puppies. She was abandoned the day she had her 12 puppies, the "owner" went to throw the babies on the hill while June desperately looked for them where she thought her home was, the person who asked us for support to give her shelter and care told us that She went for her puppies, and they were in a box, under the sun, and there were 4 dead puppies in a bag, together with her 8 brothers, the girl took them down to her house so that June was with them, but when we arrived by they only had 5 puppies alive since he brought them back up the hill. June is currently healthy, happy, and chubby. The $350.00 adoption fee covers the following: Transport to San Diego, CA. Spay/Neuter. All vaccines up to date. Deworming (puppies 2 sets). Flea medication up to date. Tick control up to date. Microchip. Microchip registration to new owner paid for. Collar. Temporary leash. The adoption fee does not include transportation to North of San Diego

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Dog shelters and rescues in National City, California

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Tijuana Paws and Whiskers Rescue

National City, CA 91950

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Community Cat Foundation

San Diego, CA 92113

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SIN FALTA RESCATES ROSARITO

San Diego, CA 92113

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Woofs and Wags Dog Rescue

San Diego, CA 92102

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Second Chance Dog Rescue

2801 "B" Street #55, San Diego, CA 92102

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Loving Arms Animal Rescue and Adoption

P.O. Box 12135, Chula Vista, CA 91912

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Adopt a rescued dog

San diego, CA 92139

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Guardian Angels' Animal Haven, Inc.

San Diego, CA 92114

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PAWS of Coronado

1395 First Street, Coronado, CA 92118

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Pretty Horses Rescue

1033 B Ave., #101125, Coronado, CA 92118

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