Jul 11,2023
Midas German Shepherd - Adopt Me

MIDAS came to us in serious need.His owner was not able to provide for him, so she turned to GSROC for help. Midas is suffering from a skin infection that has invaded his ears and eyes. He scratched incessantly, and his eyes reflected his suffering. Midas looks ancient, but the truth is, he’s only 2 […]

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May 25,2023

Nikki is a gorgeous female who likes people and is housebroken.  She is a typical GSD puppy – lively, friendly and chock full of energy.   She is a curious girl and loves to explore.  Eager to learn, Nikki is looking for a family that will enjoy taking her to training and helping her learn all […]

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May 17,2023
Winston found in a box

We don’t know what kind of horrible person would toss sweet Winston away like trash, but that is exactly what happened. Responding to faint cries, a young girl found him inside a cardboard box amid putrid garbage. Realizing that Winston needed medical care, her family quickly reached out for help. Winston is now in the care of German Shepherd Rescue of […]

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May 03,2023
Brown Bear

Brown Bear has just arrived at GSROC and we are getting to know him.  His family states he is people friendly, but has not been around children.  He knows some of his basic commands, down, sit, etc.  He likes other friendly dogs but does not like cats. Please check back for updates.

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Apr 21,2023

Isabella is an active 6-month-old husky.  She is a typical husky, too — happy-go-lucky, spirited, eager to please and high energy.  Her family determined they did not have time for such a busy breed.  She needs an active family and a home with secure, 6 foot fencing. Isabella is now safely tucked away in a […]

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Mar 11,2023

Connor is a boy born with blond surfer dude looks.  He is Nolan’s brother. He likes to hang out with his littermates during the day. He is in a GSROC foster home where he is being socialized with other dogs.   Connor is learning to use the doggy door and hopes to be housebroken soon. Please […]

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Mar 06,2023

Pedro is a sweet little guy who lost his home and is looking for a home of his very own.  A teenager brought him home without checking with his parents first.  His parents turned to GSROC for help. Please remember, while puppies are very cute and endearing, they need training, love, and patience to become […]

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Aug 18,2022

Andra was left tied to the gate outside of the animal shelter one night.  The day shift found her when they came into work.  This poor girl waited and waited for her family to return but that hasn’t happened.   GSROC has stepped in to offer Andra a chance at a happier life. Andra is between […]

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Jul 22,2022

Suzy and Scooter are in desperate need of help and everywhere they turned it was a dead end. Their owner was homeless and they were living in a car.  Shelters were full – shelter phone calls went unanswered –  no one seemed to care. Found by a Good Samaritan in El Monte, Scooter was bleeding […]

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Jun 28,2022

Eddy’s family had to move out of the country and could not gain permission to bring their beloved dog with them.  Devastated, they turned to GSROC for help. He is safe with us now and we are getting to know him.   The family states he gets along with other dogs and lived with a toddler.  […]

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Eddy lost his home when his family had to move out of the country and were unable to gain permission to take him along.   Devastated, they turned to GSROC for assistance.

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Jun 04,2022
The Terrific Ten

Meet the Terrific Ten!  These 10 puppies were found by the police in an area where people in the area routinely dump their garbage.   Yes, someone left these cute puppies in a trash dump.  Alone, cold and afraid they huddled together for comfort and wondered what they were supposed to do next. The police found […]

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May 21,2022

Ursula and her little puppy landed in a crowded shelter with no place to turn. Sadly, our shelters are so overcrowded, these 2 were facing a grim future. GSROC stepped in to save them.  Stay tuned for updates as we get to know them.

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Mar 08,2022

8 week old Rolo is one of the Candy litter.  He has developed an upper respiratory infection and needs antibiotics.   Poor little guy, he has stopped eating and is not doing well.   Can he count on your support?

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Mar 06,2022

10 month old Danika was hit by a car in December and has not yet received treatment due to her owner’s lack of funds.  Her foot was terribly injured and may need to be amputated now.  When we heard of her plight we drove 6 hours to reach her. Our volunteers have rushed to her […]

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Feb 28,2022

3 year old Bentley is a big guy who likes other dogs.    He loves to play with his ball and will happily run and play as long as you would like.   He was found wandering a neighborhood and his finder was unable to keep him.    He has endured a lot of change in […]

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Jan 31,2022

10 year old Missy lost her home when her owner died.   She is a sweet, gentle female who is confused about the change in her circumstances.   GSROC has promised to help her find a chance at a happy life. Missy has not been with us very long and already she is winning over the hearts […]

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Jan 19,2022

2 year old Cosmo was picked up as a stray and landed in a crowded shelter.  GSROC stepped up to save him.

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Jan 10,2022

Franco is a boisterous and bold boy who is very strong. Franco loves to play with toys and is very active. He would fit well with an experienced owner with an active lifestyle to complement his energy level.   He was tested to be a Search and Rescue dog by the Search Dog Foundation, and he […]

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Jan 06,2022

10 week old Ruby landed in a crowded shelter and no one came to claim her.  GSROC stepped in to save her.

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Jan 03,2022

9 month old Kazan lost his home due to landlord issues.  This handsome boy is housebroken, knows some of his basic commands and is good with people and other dogs.   He promises to grow into a wonderful adult shepherd – all he needs is a loving family of his very own.

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Oct 27,2021

5 month old Scooter has just arrived at GSROC.   Her family was unable to care for her and GSROC stepped in to provide her with a second chance. Our vet has evaluated her and told us she will need hip surgery to correct some bad orthopedic issues.  She has 2 hips that need surgical correction […]

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Oct 26,2021

One year old Zara was being given away in a parking lot to anyone who would take her.  Luckily, a GSROC was nearby and brought Xena to safety.  She is safe with GSROC now and we have promised to find her a loving home. Zara is a very pretty girl and gets along with other […]

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Aug 31,2021

Scooby is a friendly guy who gets along with cats and other dogs.  Scooby  lived with cats in his previous home and called them his pals. He rides well in the car and has a polite, sweet personality.  Sometimes Scooby likes to practice his athletic skills, so a high fence is best for this boy.  […]

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Jul 27,2021

ASTRO is an active and happy neutered male German Shepherd. He came to us from a Southern California animal shelter where he had been picked up as a stray. We think he is about 4 or 5 years old. Given Astro’s rough start in life, he appears to have a remarkably balanced and happy disposition. […]

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Jul 17,2021

5 year old Thor is a very big boy and strong.   He can play rough and due to his size and tendency to become protective,  we recommend an experienced home that can provide him with the limits and structure he needs. Thor can be a bit reactive when he sees other dogs while out walking.  […]

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Mar 25,2021

Tyson’s recent surgery went well and he has recovered.  He can be an anxious boy and needs patience and understanding.  He enjoys getting out for walks, but sometimes his anxiety gets the better of him and he doesn’t want to leave his run for a romp in the park. Our volunteers are working with him […]

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Jan 23,2021
Super Sam

UPDATE!  Super Sam has stopped eating and become very lethargic.  We are very concerned and have rushed him to the emergency hospital!   Can he count on your help?   We were not prepared for this budgetary expense but we were determined to ensure Super Sam gets the necessary treatment!  All donations, regardless of the amount are […]

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Oct 11,2020

13 year old Malkovich is bonded with Eva his girlfriend.  Eva and her very best friend Malcovich are a bonded pair.   These two are totally in love.   They enjoy going for walks and getting belly rubs.  We are seeking a permanent foster home where they can live out their golden years together. Click on the […]

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Sep 23,2020

10 year old Barney lost his home when his owner became ill.  He is a gentle senior who just wants to lay at your feet and let you know how wonderful you are.  He enjoys leisurely walks but his favorite thing is “people watching.”   No cats for this fella – he most certainly is not […]

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Sep 19,2020

7 year old Dodger is a big, big boy.  His former home did not provide him with exercise and he returned to us at 159 pounds!  Our volunteers worked hard with Dodger to get him back in shape.  Thanks to a low calorie diet and plenty of exercise, Dodger has slimmed down and lost 40 […]

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Jul 08,2020

UPDATE NOVEMBER, 2020 Deybo has made progress and can now take short leisurely walks.  He is hoping to find someone who will foster or adopt him.  He promises to listen to your troubles and keep you company.  Watch his latest video to see his progress. UPDATE: AUGUST, 2020 Deybo is now walking short distances thanks […]

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Apr 26,2020

3  month old Dolce landed in a distant shelter and needed a new lease on life.  GSROC rushed to save her.

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Jan 19,2020

Kai is a 10 year old boy who is big and strong with a confident personality.    Kai knows he is a good looking guy and believes he is the only dog you need.  He does not enjoy the company of other dogs – just can’t be bothered with giving them the time of day.  […]

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Oct 04,2018

Cocoa was rescued from a ramshackle back yard where she had lived her entire life.  She was so terrified that she had to be trapped in order to be saved.  Cocoa had never known a human touch or a soft voice before she came to GSROC.  Her family simply tossed food out for her and […]

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Jul 30,2018

Teller was housed with Penn at the shelter and they got along fine.  We do not believe they knew each other prior to being dropped off at the shelter.  We are just getting to know Teller and will update his bio shortly.

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Penn was an owner surrender at a crowded inland empire shelter.  He was at risk due to the wildfire raging in the area and space at the kennel was needed for evacuees dogs.   GSROC rushed to save him. We will update his bio as we get to know him.

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May 08,2018

Yeti is a beautiful 7 year old boy who would love to find his home and get out of the loud kennel.  Yeti is a long legged boy with a fun and loving personality with those he loves.  Like most dogs from working lines, Yeti is strong willed and protective. Yeti loves getting attention and […]

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Apr 28,2018

Bonnie lost her home recently and is such an unhappy girl.  After 10 years with a family, she was shown the door and landed in the animal shelter.  GSROC does not believe this is the way to treat a loyal family member. Bonnie does not like cats and will do best in an adult home.  […]

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Mar 23,2015

Cosmo is a dog in need. He has a broken leg and desperately needs help. He may not be a GSD, but he meets an important criteria, he is a dog in need. Expensive X-rays are needed to identify the extent of his injury. Can he count on your help? All donations, regardless of the […]

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Oct 29,2014

Now we have a good idea why such a cute puppy ended up abandoned at an animal shelter. Pepper has a very serious heart murmur that needs to be addressed if he is to live past his puppyhood. We know that we need to move quickly. We want to take him to the best specialists–can […]

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Oct 31,2013

4 year Mojave loved his owner and pledged his loyalty to him. Unfortunately, his owner recently died and family members refused to take him in. Suddenly, Mojave found himself homeless and in a cold, scary shelter. He was not used to these conditions and developed an upper respiratory condition. GSROC could not bare the thought […]

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