San Francisco SPCA Find Your Companion Dog

Adoption Center

Find Your Companion.

Our Adoption Requirements

Visit our adoption center and be prepared to fall in love. Our counselors will help find the right animal for you. All new adopters receive a free health check-up at our veterinary hospital.

Must be at least 18 years old

Bring a valid government-issued photo ID

Bring proof of address*

Cat Adoption Cost

$125 Cats

older than five months

All cats seven years and older have fee-waived adoptions.

$200 Kittens

younger than five months

Fee waived for a second kitten adopted within 30 days.

Dog Adoption Cost**

$175 Dogs

$400 Puppies

younger than five months

San Francisco SPCA new adopter cat

Free for Veterans

Adult animals are free for adoption with proof of veteran status.

San Francisco SPCA some adoptions free for veterans