There are lots of ways to help the Escondido Humane Society make a difference for homeless animals in our community. Adopt a pet and provide a loving forever home. Volunteer to walk dogs or cuddle cats and bunnies. Foster animals in need. Or support us through your financial contributions. The possibilities are endless. Join our lifesaving work, and stand with us to ensure that our doors are always open for every animal, every day.
Welcome to the Escondido Humane Society
The Escondido Humane Society is proud to be rated a four-star charity by Charity Navigator, the
highest rating offered to exceptional charities who exceed industry standard in fiscal responsibility, organizational efficiency and growth.
With thanks to our adoption
partner, the PETCO Foundation:
Escondido Humane Society | 3450 East Valley Parkway, Escondido CA 92027 | (760) 888 - BARK (2275)
Adoption Center open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week | Animal Control open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week
Adorable adoptables
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Adult Cat Foster Care
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Education classes
Resource Library
Bahaviorist's Corner
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Paws in the Park
Tails at Twilight
Contact us
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Board of Directors
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Shop 'N' Adopt
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News and Events
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