• Chihuahua
  • Small Size
  • Senior
  • Primary color: Yellow, Tan, Blond or Fawn
  • Current on Vaccinations
  • Spayed


MARILYN - ID#A046775

Hi! My name is Marilyn. I am a spayed female, tan Chihuahua - Smooth Coated. The shelter staff think I am about 10 years old. I have been at the shelter since Oct 04, 2021.

I LOVE TO: To be surronded by people! I crave attention with my sweet personality!

I HAVE: A fun personality bigger than me!

I GET ALONG WELL WITH: Everyone! I also love other small dogs to play with.

I WOULD RATHER NOT: Be left along outside because of my small stature.

I NEED: A fun family to give me love and attention!

I AM: A sweet gentle soul, I want my furever home to take care of me and let me love you and repay you back with kisses.

Starting the Adoption Process

Thank you for your interest in adopting an animal. To schedule an interaction or begin the application process, please follow these easy steps. 

How to Submit Your Application:  
1.   Download an adoption application and Save the document to your device, fill it out and attach it to an email; or
2.   Take a screenshot of the completed application and email us the pictures.

Please email your application to

We can also accept applications via fax to 949-366-4765, or you can leave it in the Shelter drop-box located at our front door at 221 Avenida Fabricante, San Clemente, CA 92672.

We look forward to receiving your application and will be in contact with you via email.

The San Clemente/Dana Point Animal Shelter is currently open to the walk-in public.  In a continued effort to keep everyone safe, we will be limiting the number of individuals in the lobby area and continue to encourage interested adopters to make appointments. Thank you in advance for your patience.

Our regular business hours are as follows: 

Monday: Closed

Tuesday - Sunday: 10AM - 4PM

What's Included in Fee

The adoption fee for dogs is $125, which covers the following: spay or neuter, microchip, current vaccines, flea treatment if required, "New Owner" folder packed with helpful information, and one free basic health examination within 5 days of adoption from a veterinarian on our list.