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San José Animal Care Center
2750 Monterey Rd.
San Jose, CA 95111

408-794-PAWS (7297)

Adopt a Dog


noun_Checkbox_2788738   STEP 1  Browse pets to adopt

noun_Checkbox_2788738   STEP 2  Note the pet’s ID (starts with A)

noun_Checkbox_2788738   STEP 3  Visit the shelter to adopt

*Due to COVID-19 the shelter is currently CLOSED.  We are now doing 'virtualADOPTIONS.  If you are interested in adopting - write down the I.D. number of pet you would like (example: A1234567) and send it along with your phone number to   You can also check out our Special Needs Dogs