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Shar Pei puppies and dogs in El Cajon, California

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Adopt a Shar Pei near you in El Cajon, California

These Shar Peis are available in El Cajon, California.
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Princess

Shar Pei Beagle

Female, Adult
El Cajon, CA
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Not good with kids, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
How this pet arrived: This pet was brought in by a community member on 2/18/2024. At SDHS:This pet has been vaccinated, microchipped and spayed/neutered. This pet is now ready for their new home! Why this pet is the one for you:Meet Princess, an older dog with a heart full of love. She's a special soul who prefers a peaceful environment and the company of adults. While shy initially, and she needs some time to get comfortable with new faces. She prefers gentle handling and isn't a fan of being restrained. She's an independent spirit, with a personality that truly blooms once she trusts you. Adopt Princess and let her fill your home with a unique kind of love that only a senior pet can give. Primary Color: Tan Weight: 34.4 Age: 7yrs 10mths 3wks

Or, how about these Shar Peis in cities near El Cajon, California

These Shar Peis are available for adoption close to El Cajon, California.
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Dolly

Shar Pei Shepherd (Unknown Type)

Female, 5 yrs 10 mos
Bonita, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Dolly is a very shy girl looking for her forever home. She has been in the rescue for 3 years. ##1413559##
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Tulip

Shar Pei

Female, Adult
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
How this pet arrived: Tulip was brought in as a stray. At SDHS:She has been vaccinated, microchipped and spayed. She is ready for her new home! Why this pet is the one for you:Meet Tulip, the adorable high-energy girl who's looking for her forever home! Tulip is a friendly and spirited pup who's ready to be your loyal companion. While her enthusiasm knows no bounds, she could use some training to help her be the best dog she can be. If you're up for the challenge of teaching her new tricks and providing lots of love, come meet Tulip at the Escondido Campus today! Your adventure together awaits. Want to know more? Come and ask an Adoption Counselor. Primary Color: Tan Weight: 30.5 Age: 2yrs 3mths 2wks
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Chase

Shar Pei Tosa Inu

Female, 3 yrs
Fallbrook, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Chase:Female/shar-pei/Tosa Inu/35 pounds/3 years.vaccinated, De-wormed and spayed. Chase is absolutely adorable.this girl Loves all things people,Kids and more dogs but she has not been tasted whit cats. She is playful, calm, sweet and super loving and she is a House trained dog. Chase will enjoy going on long walks with her new family and taking car rides. If you want she would be an excellent Family member. She waits patiently but is excited to go home forever. If you think you can provide a great home for Chase...please contact Mina. Adopt a rescue dog today. Please text only 760-496-4897
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Charlie 2

Shar Pei

Male, Adult
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Cuddly and a great companion! Howdy! My name is Charlie, and I’m a 5-year-old, 64-pound Shar Pei Mix male, looking for my furever home. I’m a special guy who is just a big cuddle bug.  I’ve already been neutered, and I’m fully potty-trained.  As far as my health goes, though, I do have some anxiety and allergy challenges.  My eyes, skin, and ears are typically affected by my allergic reactions, and because of this, I’m currently on a couple of medications.  These include: Cytopoint Injections (price varies by vet), Apoquel (~$81 for a month’s supply, depending on where purchased and market value).    I was taken in with my original owners as a TAP puppy in 2018.  Over the years, I’ve had my fair share of health and behavioral issues, but my humans were always able to manage them.  Things reached another level, though, once my humans had a baby.  Ever since, I’ve become very anxious, territorial, and protective of my baby sister.  When others are coming near or inside my home, I’ll show signs of aggression and will bark, growl, and lunge.  This has just been a really tough transition for me to make, and I don’t think I’ll be able to fully adjust.  Because of this situation, I think I’d do much better in a home where there isn’t a lot of stimulation (i.e. people coming over, young kids).  I’d also prefer to be the only pet since I’m not dog friendly, and I have a strong prey drive around kitties.  I don’t have any separation anxiety, however, and can be left home alone while at work without any issues.  I know I’d make a great companion for someone (either a single person or a couple without kids) who is looking for a lazy boy who they can cuddle with on the couch.  Someone with experience with a breed like mine (Shar Pei) would be preferred.  "The Animal Pad recognizes that taking in a new dog can pose a challenge to the entire family. Due to his size and leash reactivity, Charlie’s adoption package includes a FREE four-week scholarship with our partner Goodpup (https://goodpup.com/). Goodpup offers virtual, individualized training to ensure you, your dog, and your family have the skills needed to thrive together. GoodPup Scholarships include: 4+ weeks of positive reinforcement training 24/7 chat for questions and support Access to a behavior team to assist in advanced cases" Do you think you could be the one? If so, my adoption fee is $250 and that includes spaying/neutering, shots, and microchip.  If you want to take me home, please fill out the form on the website here: https://theanimalpad.org/adoption-application/.   ##1622634##
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Ethel

Shar Pei Jindo

Female, 5 yrs 6 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
DOB: August 2018Weight: 27 lbsDisposition: Confident, Inquisitive, PlayfulEthel was rescued on 5th August 2020 during a slaughterhouse closure together with another 14 dogs conducted by FOUR PAWS in Kampong Thom, Cambodia. After rescue she was housed at Animal Rescue Cambodia in Phnom Penh until she flew stateside at the beginning of December 2020 when she joined us at The Barking Lot.Ethel has the cutest little ears there ever was and their a dead giveaway for her Shar Pei roots! This lovely girl used to be timid around other dogs, especially at dinner time. Like many of our rescues who have been through traumatic experiences, she gets defensive about her food. The rest of the time, Ethel can be coy, but she is learning to trust again and is really relaxed with her caretakers. Ethel has a lovely, inquisitive nature and is building trust with new people daily. She enjoys handling and cuddles from people she trusts and is treat motivated. If you're interested in meeting Ethel, please visit our website and fill out an adoption application: www.thebarkinglot.net/adoptTo initiate the adoption process for this dog, please complete our online application by clicking below. Your adoption coordinator will respod to you via email once they receive your application: www.thebarkinglot.net/adopt
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Randy

Shar Pei Labrador Retriever

Male, 1 yr 8 mos
San Diego, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Randy is a 1 1/2 year old Sharpei/Lab awaiting his FURever home! He is such a sweet boy! He loves his furry friends so much and would love to find a home with some FurSiblings so he can play and run with them! He is eager to learn and please! He loves his humans and attention! He is neutered, vaccinated, and just waiting for you! Fill out an application today!

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Bridget

Boxer

Female, 7 yrs 6 mos
El Cajon, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Not good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
6yr old Bridget lingered at the Imperial County Shelter for 5 months and after a few short days in a loving foster home, she has proven to be all her Boxer breed has to offer. Playful, Respectful, completely housetrained, joyful and fun to be around. She loves the companionship of some other dogs, as well as enjoying toys, she knows the difference between a shoe that is not hers to chew and a toy that she clearly will chew. Bridget can go from calm, chill to "let's go for a walk" in an instant. She rides well in a car, she loves the outdoors and her walks, she is a zig zagger on walks so we are working to work on that, but all in all, this girl is well behaved, respects boundaries and is a diamond in the ruff of the rough. Keep an eye out on this lovely girl, she is ready to join your family and bring you endless joy for many years to come. She's a completed application away from a chance to meet her at https://lionelslegacy.org/adopt/adoption-application/
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Maki

Boxer

Female, Senior
El Cajon, CA
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
CALL FOR DETAILSThis pet is available for adoption in a foster home. To adopt this pet, please call us at 619-299-7012. How this pet arrived: Maki was brought in by a good Samaritan. At SDHS:They have been vaccinated, microchipped and spayed. She is now ready for her new home! Why this pet is the one for you:Meet Maki, a gentle and well-mannered dog in search of a cozy home. This furbaby is a calm and composed companion, making them the perfect addition to your family. Maki walks like a dream on a leash, making your strolls together enjoyable. Plus, they are already potty trained, so you can skip the puppy training phase! If you're ready to give this lover dog the loving home she deserves, come meet Maki at the San Diego Humane Society today. Maki is ready to fill your life with love and companionship! Want to know more? Give a call to the number listed above! Primary Color: Brown Brindle Secondary Color: White Weight: 45 Age: 11yrs 9mths 2wks
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Musubi

English Bulldog French Bulldog

Male, Senior
El Cajon, CA
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
How this pet arrived: This pet was brought in on February 16, 2024. Why this pet is the one for you:Meet Musubi, a charming senior with a heart of gold. His sweet and friendly nature makes him the perfect companion. Musubi is a foodie at heart, always motivated by the promise of a tasty treat (and pets, too!). He's lived a life full of experiences, and now he's ready to share those with a loving family. Want to know more? Come and ask an adoption counselor today! At SDHS:This pet has been vaccinated, microchipped and neutered. This pet is now ready for their new home! Primary Color: Fawn Secondary Color: Black Weight: 33 Age: 9yrs 10mths 2wks

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Shar Pei shelters & rescues in El Cajon, California

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Shelter

5.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - El Cajon Campus

1373 N. Marshall Ave., El Cajon, CA 92020

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, farm animals, horses, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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Rescue

8.4 miles

PAWS4thought Animal Rescue

PO Box 1893, Bonita, CA 91908

Pet Types: cats, dogs, rabbits

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Rescue

15 miles

The Animal Pad - CA Chapter

San Diego, CA 92103

Pet Types: dogs

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Rescue

18.1 miles

The Barking Lot

San Diego, CA 92117

Pet Types: dogs

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Rescue

20.5 miles

Del Mar Dog Rescue

9921 Carmel Mountain Rd #231, San Diego, CA 92129

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Shelter

29.3 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, farm animals, horses, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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Rescue

47.9 miles

Loving Dog Rescue

Fallbrook, CA 92028

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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