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P.O. Box 51554
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone: (831) 718-9122
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Patricia J Bauer Center
615 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove
Open 11AM - 2PM Mon-Fri
or by appointment

Peace of Mind Dog Rescue
is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Corp.
TAX ID NO. 27-1154816

Who will care for your dog if you no longer can?
Peace of Mind Dog Rescue is a resource and advocate for senior dogs and senior people on California's Central Coast.
We find loving homes for dogs whose guardians can no longer care for them and for senior dogs in shelters.
Meet a few of our adoptable dogs

General Volunteer Orientation and Foster Training

GeneralWednesday October 22, 5:30-7:30pm
615 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove

All new and current volunteers are invited to attend. If you are considering volunteering, we would love to have you as well!

For more information about our volunteer opportunities or to download a volunteer application, click here.

Please email us to RSVP for the orientation. Whether you are a current volunteer, a new volunteer, or a prospective volunteer, we would love to see you there - and bring a friend!

Hofsas House Hosts Wine Tastings in 2014

HofsasJoin POMDR and Hofsas House for our last wine tasting of the year in the poolside meeting roo. Sip local wines, enjoy small bites and support Peace of Mind Dog Rescue. Your four-legged friends are invited too!

November 21st, 5:30-7:00pm Cima Collina

Hofsas House house is located on San Carlos Street between 3rd and 4th, Carmel.

$15.00 per person and includes one glass of wine and nibbles. Space is limited to 40 attendees. Reservations required. To make a reservation, contact Carrie at Hofsas House at (831) 624-2745 or 100% of the proceeds benefit POMDR.

Click here for more info.

Donate Your Car and Support POMDR

DonateYour used vehicle could help POMDR save more dogs left behind! It is easy to do. Just fill out a simple online form, then Donate Car USA will arrange to have your vehicle picked up, they will transfer the title, and auction the car off on behalf of POMDR. The will also send you a receipt for tax purposes. Click here to get started.

Realtors Giving Back to POMDR

RealtorsTwo Monterey County Realtors are offering to donate 20-30% of their commissions to POMDR.

Just mention POMDR when contacting them to help buy or sell your home.

Contact Bill Carmichael at, 831-625-2200 or Connie Snowdon at for more information.

Amazon Smile

AmazonShop using Amazon Smile and Amazon will donate a percentage of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to POMDR! It is the same Amazon you know and love, just use this link to start shopping and raising money for senior dogs. Click here to shop.

Sponsor a Dog's Medical Care or an Adoptable Dog Ad

SponsorIf you would like to help POMDR with a donation, consider sponsoring one of our dogs. Your sponsorship will help cover the costs of their medical care while they are looking for a permanent home. Visit our adoptable dog page to choose a dog to sponsor.

Our dogs also need more exposure to find that perfect home. If you or your business would like to sponsor an ad in the Carmel Pine Cone, Monterey County Weekly, Cedar Street Times, the Monterey County Herald, or the Santa Cruz Good Times Weekly, please email us. We welcome sponsors who would like to sponsor a one time ad or are interested in sponsoring one ad per month ongoing. The cost of each ad is $100.

Major Plaque/Stone Sponsorship Opportunities

MajorPOMDR has three new Sponsorship Opportunities in memory of a dog or a person or in honor of a dog or a person. We will create an engraved plaque or river stone to remember your special someone which will be displayed at the POMDR Bauer Center. Your sponsorship will help POMDR carry out our mission of helping senior dogs and senior people.

Read more about these sponsorship opportunities.

Wish List

We are in need of the following items to help us care for the dogs. We have limited storage space and accept donations by appointment only. If you would like to donate any of the following, please email us. Thanks!

Dog Beds (Kuranda Dog Beds offer a discount)
Postage Stamps
Ex Pens
Dog Gates
Baby Gates
Gift Cards for:
Pet Food Express
Raw Connection
Diggidy Dog
Stones Pet Shop
Other Pet Supply Stores

POMDR License Plate Frames


Get the coolest License Plate Frame around and show your support for POMDR and adopting older dogs!

$15 plus $5 for shipping

To order your frame, send check for $20 to:
Attn: License Plate Frame
PO Box 51554
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Support POMDR - Use Your S.H.A.R.E.S. Card!

SupportShopping at Savemart, Smart Foods, Food Max, or Lucky can help POMDR save more lives.

It's simple, it's easy, and it costs you nothing. Present your S.H.A.R.E.S card each time you shop at one of these supermarkets, and POMDR will receive a donation of 3% of your purchase.

Email us your name and mailing address and we'll put your S.H.A.R.E.S. card in the mail to you today so you can start raising money for dogs in need. Let us know how many cards you'd like for any member of your family that shops.
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General Volunteer Orientation and Foster Training - Monterey County
5:30-7:30pm, October 22, at 615 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove
All new and current volunteers are invited to attend. Please email us to RSVP for the orientation.
Strut Your Mutt Paw-ty at Haute Enchilada
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, October 25, The Haute Enchilada Cafe and Social Club, 7902 Moss Landing Rd, Moss Landing
Burrito bar, chips and salsa, agua fresca, no host bar, live music with the Carolyn Sills Band, doggie costume contest. Prizes for best costume. $25 per person. For more info and to purchase tickets, click here.
Thankful Reception at Porters in the Forest
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, November 9, Porters in the Forest at Poppy Hills in Pebble Beach
Brunch on the patio by Chef Johnny DeVivo, Bloody Mary's, Mimosas, house made dog biscuits for your four legged friends, pet photos, cost is $45 per person ($20 per ticket will be donated to POMDR) and includes 2 drink tickets (Bloody Mary and or Mimosa), brunch, and a photo with your pet. RSVP Required 831 -622-8240. Space is limited to 50. Dogs welcome.
Hofas House Wine Tasting & Adoptable Dogs
5:30-7:00pm, November 21, Hofsas House on San Carlos between 3rd and 4th, Carmel
$15 per person, Reservations required. For more info click here.
Ulti-Mutt Appetizer Party, Wine Tasting and Chef's Demonstration
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, December 14, Monterey Peninsula Country Club - Pebble Beach House
Wine, music, appetizers, chef's demonstration, drawing, silent auction. $100 per person.
General Volunteer Orientation and Foster Training - Santa Cruz County
5:30-7:30pm, March 31, Santa Cruz Live Oak Grange Hall, 1900 17th Ave, Santa Cruz
All new and current volunteers are invited to attend. Please email us to RSVP for the orientation.
Adoption Events
Ongoing, most Saturdays
Click here to see a list of our scheduled Adoption Events throughout the area