Helen Woodward Animal Center
About the Animal Shelter
Helen Woodward Animal Center is a unique, private, non-profit organization in San Diego County that, for over 30 years, has been committed to the philosophy of people helping animals and animals helping people. Located on 12 acres in Rancho Santa Fe, our nationally recognized Center provides a variety of services that benefit the community through educational and therapeutic programs for people, and humane care and adoption for animals. We are a no-kill facility that receives no government funding and relies heavily on tax-deductible contributions from private donors to continue our life-saving mission.
Shelters Service Area
San Diego County
Fees vary per animal, All family members must meet potential adoption. More info at the Center
Meet the Pets
Adoption Center Location: 6461 El Apajo Road Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067 858-756-4117 (select option #1) Kennel Hours: 11am-6pm 7 days a week - no appointment needed Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas only.