The Rescued Dog is a non-profit,
all-breed dog rescue in San Diego, CA.


It is our pleasure to introduce you to our latest adoptable Rescued Dogs.


Fostering a "rescued dog" can be one of the most rewarding experiences you can have.


The Rescued Dog organization could not exist without our amazing volunteers.

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The Rescued Dog Mission

The Rescued Dog is a non-profit 501(c)3, all-breed dog rescue in San Diego, CA. We consist of a network of fosters and volunteers dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating dogs in need throughout California and Mexico. We are committed to placing dogs in loving, forever homes and educating adopters on the responsibilities of dog ownership. The Rescued Dog strives to work with local area shelters and other rescue groups to create a better world for homeless pets.

The Rescued Dog Blog

8 Ways to Keep a Senior Dog Safe During Winter

The winter months can be a difficult time for senior dogs. Joint pain, difficulty regulating body temperature, and dulled senses can make cold weather uncomfortable

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Fall is an exciting season full of pumpkin patches, apple picking, spooky ghosts, and candy galore! With all the excitement, it’s important to keep in

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A Love note from a Rescued Pup

Here at The Rescued Dog we love a good happily ever after story. Kobe, formerly known as Orlando, was one of the adorable pups from

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Adopt, Don’t Shop – a Rescued Dog Blog Inspired by Millie

A Reminder to Adopt, Not Shop I try hard not to get on my high horse about the choices people make about their pets. I know

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Foster Success!

How to Safeguard against “Foster Failure” and Set Yourself Up for Foster Success In our last blog entry, our guest blogger Steph related her “Foster

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Foster Failure

I Failed… Typically, when one hears the word “failure,” it is taken in a negative way. However, when those involved in rescue hear “foster failure,”

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