When you adopt a dog, you save a life.

Please have a look at all the amazing dogs we have for adoption in our centers and our foster program. If you would like more information on a pet found here please email Be sure to include the pet’s name and ID# in the subject line. In the email please include your phone number and email address and someone will contact you as soon as possible. (Please allow 24 hours for return contact)

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Adoption Application Disclaimer:  Filling out the adoption application does NOT guarantee a hold or confirmation of adoption on the pet you applied for.  All applications are reviewed and must be accepted by our trained counselors before a pet is adopted.  Please allow 24-48 hours for our adoption team to contact you in regards to your application.

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Canela (watch my video!)

ID: 41967
Breed: Terrier, American Staffordshire
Sex: Female
Age: 5 years
Weight: 55.7 lbs

WATCH MY VIDEO Canela is a female, approximately 4-year old American Staffordshire Terrier blend weighing about 50 lbs. She is a beautiful girl ... always smiling and loves being with everyone. She wants to please and is eager to learn. She loves to cuddle and give kisses. This silly girl thinks she's a lap dog! She LOVES going for walks! Will you make her your BFF? **Canela will do best in a home without cats** If you are interested in adopting or fostering me, please email with my name and ID#. By adopting me, you not only give me a new leash on life; you also save the life of an additional pet who can be rescued from euthanasia and placed in a San Antonio Pets Alive adoption center. To find out how you can get involved and help turn San Antonio into a no-kill city, please visit