Transfer Preferred Dogs

The animals listed below are currently at the Martinez shelter and recommended for transfer to a rescue group (aka transfer partner). This may be due to one or more serious medical or behavior issue(s). For more detailed information about an animal, call 925-608-8400 and have the Animal ID# ready. These animals may or may not be eligible for adoption, and they may require additional counseling by our medical or behavior staff. If you feel you are qualified to manage the special medical or behavioral needs of an animal listed below, click the image of the animal you are interested in to submit an adoption application. Not all of the animals listed below are eligible for adoption, and some may be available for transfer to rescue only.

For a list of animals recommended for adoption to the general public, visit our Available Animals page.

If you are having trouble viewing the information above, you can also go to the 24Petconnect website .