Guinea Pigs Available in

SF Bay Area Shelters & Rescues

Sorry for the lack of updates lately. There are lots of guinea pigs in bay area shelters and rescues. We’ve been too busy to keep this page up-to-date lately.

Contact information for some of the shelters are listed below.

Our apologies for not being able to provide more.


North Star Rescue-    Most of these piggies can be seen at Andy’s Pet Shop at 51 Notre Dame Ave in San Jose. Others can be seen in Napa. Chinchillas, rats and hamsters are also available. Please contact North Star Rescue for details at

Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter

2200 7th Ave., Santa Cruz  (831)454-7303

Please Note: The piggies at the Santa Cruz shelter are located in a back room;  please ask to see them when visiting the shelter.

San Jose Animal Care & Control

2750 Monterey Rd; (408)578-7297

Contra Costa Animal Services, Martinez

Napa County Animal Shelter

Friendly Farms (below)

Salinas, Ca

Hayward Animal Shelter

Solano County SPCA


Humane Society of the North Bay

Stanislaus County Animal Services, Modesto

Sacramento County Animal Care & Regulation, Sacramento

Yuba County Animal Services

City of Chico Animal Services

Oakland Animal Services


Ripon Animal Shelter

Sonoma County Animal Care & Control,  Santa Rosa

Alameda Animal Shelter

Cavy House Rescue (La Honda)

Lassen County Animal Control, Susanville

City of Manteca Animal Shelter

115 E. Wetmore St, Manteca


Tulare County Animal Control

Visalia, Ca

As of Last Update, No Guinea Pigs Available at Following Shelters

Of course, this can change quickly so check with shelter directly

Rabbit Ears Rescue, El Cerrito

Humane Society of Silicon Valley

Guinea Pigs located at Saratoga and Sunnyvale Petco Satellite Adoption Centers. For more information, go to

Watsonville Animal Shelter

Sonoma Humane Society

Several available; Photos not available

San Francisco Animal Care & Control

Palo Alto Animal Services

3281 Bayshore Rd, PA


Rohnert Park Animal Shelter

Monterey County SPCA 

Marin Humane Society

3 males, 1 female available

Peninsula Humane Society - San Mateo


Alameda Animal Shelter

Solano County Animal Services

Sacramento SPCA