We connect people who want to adopt or rescue a Labrador Retriever with people who need to find their Labrador a new home in the San Diego area.
What We Do
Direct rescue & adoption of pets, from one good home to another. Rehoming a Labrador keeps them out of shelters.
“Program innovations, like the match-making website developed by Get Your Pet, can be life savers for pets, owners and shelters.”Matt Bershadker ASPCA President & CEO
San Diego is a Great Home for Labradors
If you’re on the hunt for a place where your Labrador Retriever can run, jump, and swim to their heart’s content, look no further than the shimmering shores of San Diego!
Labrador Retrievers make great companions for young families. Forever loyal, Labradors can be easily trained, as they possess a strong desire to please their owners and receive affection, along with a milk bone or two. This trainability helped make the Labrador the most adopted breed in America.
Labradors require plenty of play and stimulation. Luckily, San Diego’s warm environment and rich culture offers plenty activities for you and your dog to get up to.
It’s no wonder Labs have so much energy. Originally, they were paired with fishermen as retrievers, and this has translated to the breed’s love for water. San Diego has one of the most dog-friendly beach authorities in the country. You can take your Labrador to Coronado Dog Beach, one of four beaches that accept dogs in the city.
While the water is great, your Labrador may also want to check out Nate’s Point Dog Park within San Diego’s Balboa Park. Here, your Labrador can run amongst a large, fenced, no leash area where many dogs come to play and socialize every day. Your best friend will no doubt get the playtime they need!
San Diego’s shore and Labrador’s love of water make a perfect match!
The best way to save a beloved Labrador Retriever, or any pet, is to keep them out of the shelter system. Rehoming a dog or cat is a better kind of pet adoption, in every way.
San Diego Adopters meet and learn about pets from the Guardians (owners) who know them best.
San Diego Veterinarians examine pets at no extra charge as a part of the pet adoption.
Pets go directly from one loving home in San Diego to another. Less stress. Less chance of illness or death.
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San Diego Guardians keep their pets out of the shelter and find them a loving, new home.
San Diego Shelters can focus limited resources on strays and abused animals. More available kennel space means fewer animals euthanized.
How It Works
Adopters (Seeking a Pet)
Guardians (Pet Owners)
Browse Pet Profiles
It’s easy. Search by pet type, gender, location: dig deep into traits, breed, history and more.
List Your Pet
It’s easy. Create a profile of your pet in minutes and post it on Get Your Pet for Adopters to see.
Join & Message with Guardians
When you find a pet that might be right for you, join the site and securely message their Guardian for more info.
Message with Potential Adopters
Answer adopters’ questions securely and fill them in on the pet you know so well.
Make a Meet-up
Arrange to meet at a neutral, convenient location, where the pet is calm and behaves naturally.
See the Vet
When you’ve made a good match, go see a local Get Your Pet vet for a pet examination, at no extra charge.
Make a Legal Pet Adoption
Adopt a pet legally, electronically, right on our site.