About our Rescue

Since 2010, Family Dog Rescue has rescued over 3000 dogs and matched them with loving humans, creating families with every adoption.

Angela's Story
Find out how working with shelter dogs helped Angela Padilla survive breast cancer and start Family Dog Rescue.

Meet our Rescue
Coming soon!
Meet the staff, volunteers and dogs of Family Dog Rescue's small but mighty San Francisco shelter.

Our Mission
We believe that Dog + Human = Family and that a dog makes a house a home.

Special Programs
We have a heart for the underdogs here at Family Dog Rescue.

In the Media
From 7x7's Favorite Charities to celebrity tweets, find out why the world loves Family Dog Rescue.

Make a Difference
You can make a difference by donating, shopping, volunteering, fostering or adopting.