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

408-794-PAWS (7297)

Adopt a Small Animal

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view small animals below and adopt at the shelter

Did you know that rabbits make great pets? They are always quiet. They can be litter trained. They often love to snuggle with their humans on the couch. Best of all they are adorable! All of our adoptable rabbits are spayed/neutered and microchipped.

*** We also have special needs small animals available who are not showing in the website pictures below Our Special Needs small animals either have special medical or behavioral requirements. If you are interested in adopting one of our special needs small animals e-mail In your e-mail please include the ID# (starts with A) of the small animal you are interested in and a phone number for our staff to contact you. Click the following link to view special needs small animals: Special Needs Small Animals.

*Due to COVID-19 the shelter is currently CLOSED.  We are now doing 'virtual' ADOPTIONS.  If you are interested in adopting -write down the I.D. number of the small animal you would like (example: A1234567) and send it along with your phone number to