Rescues and Shelters in the North Orange County / Los Angeles Area

Rescues and Shelters in the North Orange County / Los Angeles Area

Here is an exhaustive list of all the cat and dog shelters and rescues in the north Orange County / Los Angeles area. We are not affiliated with any of them, and compiled this list as a service to the local community (occasionally we are asked if we know of a local shelter or rescue).

Please let us know about any errors or omissions through our contact page. Thank you!

4Life Animal Rescue (Orange)

A Dog’s Life Rescue (Los Angeles)

Abandoned Terrier Rescue Association (Southern California)

Adopt A Chow-LA (Southern California)

Afghan Hound Rescue of Southern California (San Dimas, CA)

All Cats Go to Heaven (Anaheim Feed)

Amanda Foundation (Beverly Hills, CA)

Animal Abuse Prevention Agency (Huntington Beach)

Animal Abuse Prevention Agency, Inc. (Long Beach, CA)

Animal Advocates Alliance (Los Angeles)

Animal Alliance for Cats (West Los Angeles, CA – 310-479-8551)

Animal Assistance League (714-891-7387)

Animal Assistance League of Orange County (Midway City, CA)

Animal Emergency Facility (Los Angeles, CA)

Animal Match Rescue Team, Inc (Southern California)

Animals Rule Placement Foundation (San Pedro, CA)

Ann Rambaud’s Bearded Collie Rescue, CA (909-822-6451)

Ariel Rescue (Dana Point, CA)

Aussie Rescue of Southern California (Southern California)

Bark Avenue (Los Angeles)

Barks of Love Rescue (Fullerton)

Beagle Adoption & Rescue Center of Southern California (Stanton, CA – 714-826-0928)

Beagles & Buddies (El Monte, CA)

Beauceron Club of America Rescue (Aguanga, CA)

Bernese Mountain Dog Club of Southern California (Fullerton, CA)

Betsy Jones-Moreland’s Chesapeake Bay Retriever Rescue (El Monte, CA – 626-443-7387)

BFF K9 Rescue (Southern California)

Bichon Rescue Orange County

Big Bear Valley Humane Society, (Big Bear Lake, CA – 909-866-5555)

Bloodhounds West Breed Rescue (Laguna Beach, CA)

Blue Bell Foundation (Laguna Beach, CA)

Bluebell Foundation (Laguna Beach (949-494-1586)

Border Collie Rescue California (Running Springs, CA – 909-867-3473)

Boston Buddies, Inc. ((310) 364-4543)

Boxer Orange County Animal Rescue (Huntington Beach)

Bunny Bunch S.P.C.R. (Chino, CA)

CageFree K-9 Rescue Foundation (Los Angeles, CA 90034)

California Italian Greyhound Rescue (California)

California Shar-Pei Rescue (California)

Californians for Ethical Treatment of Animals (Riverside, CA – 909-360-9310)

Callie’s Home for Cats (Hemet, CA – 909-652-2652)

Canine Crusaders (Torrance, CA)

Carol Hamilton’s Dandie Dinmont Terrier Rescue (CA – 626-330-4708)

Cat Lady (Riverside, CA – 909-681-9609)

Cats in Need (Chino Hills)

Cats in Need (Ontario, Brea, Diamond Bar, North Fontana, Rancho Cucamonga, Pomona, Puente Hills, Riverside, Temecula, Upland, Whittier, Yorba Linda)

Cats In Need (Southern California)

Chow Dog Rescue (Pomona, CA)

Coalition for Pets & Public Safety (Los Angeles, CA)

Coalition to Protect Animals (Riverside, CA – 909-682-7872

Coastal German Shepherd Rescue (Orange County)

Concerned Animal Lovers Fullerton (714-738-4832)

Crestline Critter Humane Society (Crestline, CA – 909-338-3410)

Cuddly Canines Rescue (La Habra, CA)

Dalmatian Rescue of West Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA – 310-488-9190)

Dalmation Rescue (Manhattan Beach, CA – 310-545-7915)

Designer Dog Rescue (Los Angeles)

Dog Land (Manhattan Beach, CA – 310-271-8155)

Doggie Protective Services for Homeless Tails (Redlands, CA)

Dogs Without Borders (Los Angeles CA 90048)

Eloise Rescue (Los Angeles)

Emerald City Pet Rescue (Los Angeles, San Bernardino)

Feline and Canine Friends (Anaheim, CA)

Felines and Friends (323-933-2128)

Fetching Companions Retriever Rescue (Southern California)

For The Animals – (310) 679-3435 (Hawthorne-South Bay)

For the Love of Animals (Monrovia, CA)

Forte Animal Rescue (Marina del Rey, CA)

Fox Terrier Rescue, S. California (Southern California)

Friends for Pets Foundation (Southern California)

Friends of Animals (310-479-5089)

Friends of Animals Foundation (Los Angeles)

Friends of Orange Countr’s Homeless Pets (714-280-4993)

Friends of Orange County Homeless Pets (Orange County, CA)

Friendship for Animals, CA (909) 980-7711

German Shepherd Rescue (Los Angeles Area)

Golden Retriever Rescue of Greater Los Angeles (Los Angeles)

GRC of San Diego County Rescue Service – 619-445-9216 (Southern California)

Great Pyrenees Rescue of Southern California (Southern California)

GSD Rescue of Orange County (Orange County)

Gwen Lucoff’s Doberman Pinscher Rescue (Malibu, CA – 310-457-4460)

Heart Bandits-Greater Los Angeles Chapter (Downey, CA)

Hemet Emergency Animal Response Team (San Jacinto, CA – 909-634-1588)

Hope for Paws (Los Angeles, CA)

Human Touch Rescue (Covina, CA – 626-914-5122)

Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley (San Bernardino, CA – 909-882-2934)

Husky Helpers (California)

Inland Valley Humane Society (Pomona, CA)

Irvine Animal Care Center (Irvine, CA)

Jindo Dog Rescue (Southern California)

Karma Rescue (Los Angeles)

Kitten Rescue (Los Angeles)

Laguna Beach Animal Shelter (Laguna Beach)

Lake Elsinore Animal Control (Lake Elsenore, CA)

Lange Foundation (West Los Angeles, CA)

Lhasa Happy Homes (California)

Lifeline 4 Pets (Los Angeles)

Lifeline for Pets (San Gabriel, CA – 626-795-3103)

Lifeline For Pets (Monrovia)

Little Bow Wow Rescue (Orange)

Living Free Sanctuary (Mountain Center, CA)

Long Beach Animal Shelter (Long Beach, CA)

Long Beach P.A.C. (Long Beach, CA – 562-570-4900)

Love Bugs Rescue (Orange County, CA)

Loving Pet Rescue (Rancho Cucamonga, CA – 909-899-7966)

Marley’s Pit Stop Rescue (Los Angeles, CA 90009)

Medfly Brigade – or call (661) 269-BDOG (2364). (Southern California)

Megan’s Rescue Services (Lake Forest, CA)

Minature Schnauzer Club of Southern California (Southern California)

Mission Viejo Animal Shelter (Mission Viejo, CA)

Modjeska Ranch Rescue (South Orange County)

Mountain Dogs Rescue (Crestline, CA)

Mountains Humane Society (Lake Arrowhead, CA)

Much Love Animal Rescue (Los Angeles, CA)

National Cat Protection Society, Newport Beach (949-650-7367)

New Beginnings (949-348-8057); (Jane? – 949-457-9923) (714-267-5527)

New Beginnings For Animals (Mission Viejo, CA)

New Hope for Animals Foundation (Beverly Hills, CA – 310-271-6092)

New Leash on Life (Woodland Hills, CA)

Newport Beach/Corona Del Mar Animal Shelter, Costa Mesa, CA (949-722-8301)

Noah’s Bark (Los Angeles)

OC Poundhounds (Orange County)

OC Small Paws (Orange County)

Old English Sheepdog Rescue of Southern California (Southern California)

Orange Coast Bull Terrier Club Rescue (Cypress, CA – 714-774-4266)

Orange County Animal Care (Orange, CA)

Orange County Cavy Haven (Fullerton, CA)

Orange County Humane Society (Huntington Beach, CA)

Pacific Wildlife Project (Laguna Niguel, CA)

PAL Rescue & Adoptions (El Segundo, CA)

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (Pasadena, CA)

Paw’d Squad (Los Angeles)

The Dawg Squad (Los Angeles, CA)

Pembroke Welsh Corgi Rescue of the Inland Empire (San Bernardino, CA)

Peninsula Pet And Placement League (San Pedro, CA – 562-784-7240)

People and Cats Together (310-230-5974)

Per Pride (310-836-5427)

Pet Orphans (818-901-0190)

Pet Project Foundation (South Orange County)

Pets are Wonderful Support, CA 949-583-0078

Poodles and Pals of SoCal (Southern California)

Priceless Pet Rescue (Chino Hills)

PURRfect Partners (Redondo Beach, CA)

Purrfect Solutions (818-784-4297) (PETS)?

Ramona Animal Shelter (Hemet, CA)

Rancho Cucamonga Animal Shelter (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)

Ready Pet (Culver City)

Redlands Humane Society (Redlands, CA)

Rescue Me Pet Foundation (Santa Monica, CA – 310-467-3142)

Rescue of Loving Animals (Carson, CA – 310-549-6693)

Rescuing Unwanted Furry Friends (RUFF) (Laguna Hills)

Retrievers and Friends of Southern California (Southern California)

Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue of Southern California (Southern California)

Riverside Humane Society (Riverside, CA)

Rottweiler Rescue of Los Angeles (California)

S.T.A.M.P. (Long Beach, CA – 562-424-2024)

Sage Canyon Animal Sanctuary (Aguanga, CA – 909-767-3200)

Samoyed Rescue of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

San Bernadino Animal Control (San Bernardino, CA)

San Diego Spaniel Rescue (San Diego and Orange Counties)

Santa Ana Animal Shelter (Santa Ana, CA – 714-571-1914)

Santa Monica Shelter (Santa Monica, CA – 310-458-8594)

Sante D’or Foundation (Los Angeles)

Save A Life (310-787-7411)

Save a Pet, A Humane Organization (Riverside, CA – 909-781-6319)

Save the Dalmatians and Others Canine Rescue, Inc. (Gardena, CA)

Seaaca Animal Shelter (Downey, CA)

Seal Beach Animal Care Center (Seal Beach, CA)

Small Breed Dog Rescue (Seal Beach, CA – 714-892-3830)

SoCal Belgian Shepherd Rescue (Long Beach, CA – 310-326-6447)

Society Against Vivisection (Costa Mesa, CA – 714-540-0583)

Southern California Borzoi Rescue (Los Angeles, CA – 310-540-9695)

Southern California Bouvier des Flandres Club (CA)

Southern California Bouvier des Flandres Club, Inc (Southern California)

Southern California Dachshund Relief (Southern California)

Southern California Dachshund Rescue (La Habra, CA)

Southern California Golden Retriever Rescue (Los Angeles)

Southern California Keeshond Rescue (Southern California)

Southern California Labrador Retriever Rescue (Southern California)

Southern California Siamese Rescue (Southern California)

Southern California University People for Animal Welfare (CA – 626-398-1120)

Southern California Visula Rescue (Southern California)

Southland Collie Rescue (Brea, CA)

SPCA Hawthorne (Hawthorne, CA – 310-676-1149)

St. Anthony’s Canine Rescue (Lomita, CA – 310-326-2022)

St. Roch Dog Rescue (Claremont, CA)

Stanford Cat Network (Stanford)

Starr Ranch Sanctuary (Trabuco Canyon, CA)

Stray Cat Alliance (310-281-6973)

Tender Loving Cat (Torrance, CA – 310-379-9750)

Terry Pratt’s Boston Terrier Rescue (Lakeside, CA – 714-561-0652)

The Forgotten Dog Foundation (Santa Monica, CA)

The Fuzzy Pet Foundation (Santa Monica, CA)

The Jindo Project (California)

The Lily Sanctuary (Fountain Valley, CA)

The Morpheus Project (Hemet, CA – 909-766-9630)

The Mutt Scouts (Los Angeles)

To Love Cats (CA – 909-681-9965)

United Humanitarians of Orange County (Westminster, CA)

Venice Animal Allies (Venice, Marina Del Rey, CA)

Wags N Wiggles Rescue & Adoption (Carson, CA)

West Coast Animal Rescue/Sparky and The Gang (Long Beach, 90804)

West End Shelter (Ontario, CA)

West Los Angeles ASPCA (West Los Angeles, CA)

West Los Angeles Bird Club (El Segundo, CA)

Westie Rescue of CA and 7 Western States (California)

Westie Rescue of Orange County and Beyond (Southern California)

Westside German Shepherd Rescue of Los Angeles (Los Angeles CA 90007)

Westside Pavillion P.A.C. (West Los Angeles, CA – 310-446-0621)