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May 20,2024
OTIS

Otis was surrendered by his family when they felt that they couldn’t give him proper care. At only 5 months old, Otis has a long and happy life ahead of […]

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May 18,2024
Beatrice
Beatrice Available for Adoption

Beatrice just arrived. Stay tuned while we learn more about this sweet girl.

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May 17,2024
Dusty
Dusty German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Adorable little Dusty found himself alone, sick, and scared in one of the local shelters. GSROC couldn’t say no to this sweet face, so when shelter staff contacted us for […]

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Scooter
Scooter Available for Adoption

Scooter was a stowaway during a rescue visit to a local shelter. He is 8 pounds of adorable. Scooter was overwhelmed at the shelter so GSROC scooped him to safety. […]

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May 15,2024
Ouzo

Ouzo was languishing in an overcrowded animal shelter when GSROC saved his life. He is a beautiful purebred white German Shepherd with a gentle personality. Right now, he is quite […]

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Natasha
Natasha German Shepherd Mix Available for Adoption

Natasha and her twin brother Niles came to us from an overcrowded shelter. They were both sick with upper respiratory illness and the shelter didn’t have the ability to care […]

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Beatrice
Beatrice German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Beatrice is just a puppy, but she already found herself in a scary shelter with an upper respiratory infection. When GSROC learned of her plight, we scooped her into our […]

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May 14,2024
Reese
Reese German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Rescued from an overcrowded shelter when his time ran out, Reese has just arrived. Watch for updates coming soon!

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May 12,2024
Sunday
Sunday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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Saturday
Saturday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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Friday
Friday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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Thursday
Thursday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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Wednesday
Wednesday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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Tuesday
Tuesday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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Monday
Monday Puppy Available for Adoption

Our “Week Day Puppies” were rescued from an overcrowded shelter along with their momma dog.  The shelter had literally no where to put the puppies, so they were all crammed […]

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May 11,2024
Niles
Niles Available For Adoption

Niles and his twin sister Natasha were rescued from a public animal shelter when overcrowding put their lives in danger.  They arrived at GSROC with upper respiratory infections and are currently […]

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Natasha

Natasha and her twin brother Niles were rescued from a public animal shelter when overcrowding put their lives in danger.  They arrived at GSROC with upper respiratory infections and are […]

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Beatrice

GSROC learned about an ailing puppy in an overcrowded shelter.  We have so many puppies in our care, but this little girl was sick and needed rescue.  We welcomed Beatrice […]

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May 06,2024
Vancouver
Vancouver German Shepard Available For Adoption

Sweet little Vancouver and her siblings, Quebec, Toronto and Whistler were brought to GSROC when their former owner became overwhelmed and could no longer care for them. Thankfully, GSROC was able […]

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Quebec
Quebec German Shepherd Puppy needs a home

Adorable Quebec and his siblings, Vancouver, Toronto and Whistler were brought to GSROC when their former owner could no longer care for them. Thankfully, GSROC was able to make room for these […]

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Toronto
Toronto German Shepard Available For Adoption

Meet Toronto!  This little sweetheart was brought to GSROC along with his siblings when their former owner could no longer provide for them. Toronto is a handsome little guy, and […]

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May 05,2024
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Urgent German Shepherd Needs Support

Aphrodite was rescued from a shelter that is so crowded that her life was at risk. This girl may look like an ugly duckling now, but we can see the […]

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Aphrodite’s 7 Puppies
Aphrodite & 7 Puppies

7 puppies and their momma, Aphrodite, have been rescued from an overcrowded shelter. The puppies are only 5 weeks old and were already at risk of being euthanized due to […]

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May 03,2024
Strawberry
Strawberry German Shepard Available For Adoption

Strawberry is a statuesque beauty with gentle brown eyes.  At this time, she finds herself looking for a new home due to landlord issues.  Her family is heartbroken that policies […]

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Cheyenne
Cheyenne German Shepard Urgent

Campbell, Charlotte and Cheyenne were rescued from a property that had 24 puppies!  Their owner could not properly care for them all, so she reached out to GSROC to help.  […]

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Davis
Davis German Shepard Available for Adoption

Sweet little Davis found himself with nowhere to turn when his former owner was no longer able to care for him. Thankfully, a kind-hearted individual reached out to GSROC and […]

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Whistler
Whistler Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

This beauty is Whistler and she was one of four pups surrendered to us when their former family could no longer care for them. Whistler and her siblings Vancouver, Quebec […]

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May 02,2024
Chicago
Chicago German Shepard Available For Adoption

Chicago (M) and Chelsea (F) are siblings who came to GSROC when a breeder had too many dogs and couldn’t care for them all.  These two are wide-eyed babies who […]

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Chelsea
Chelsea German Shepard Available for Adoption

Chicago (M) and Chelsea (F) are siblings who came to GSROC when a breeder had too many dogs and couldn’t care for them all.  These two are wide-eyed babies who […]

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Campbell
Charlotte and Campbell German Shepard Available For Adoption

Campbell, Charlotte and Cheyenne were rescued from a property that had 24 puppies!  Their owner could not properly care for them all, so she reached out to GSROC to help.  […]

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Charlotte
Charlotte and Campbell German Shepard Available For Adoption

Campbell, Charlotte and Cheyenne were rescued from a property that had 24 puppies!  Their owner could not properly care for them all, so she reached out to GSROC to help.  […]

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Apr 29,2024
Sid
Betty German Shepherd Adopted

Sid is the sole male of the Golden Girls litter, and he and his 3 sisters had a rough start to life after being dumped in a yard when the […]

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Estelle
Estelle German Shepherd Adopted

Meet Estelle! She’s one of 4 members of our Golden Girls litter. These three girls and one boy found themselves dumped in a yard when a local shelter refused to […]

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Betty
Betty German Shepherd Adopted

Betty is a member of our Golden Girls litter. Betty and her two sisters and brother were dumped in a yard when the shelter refused to take them in. Luckily, […]

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Bea
Bea German Shepherd Adopted

Bea is one of the four pups in the Golden Girls litter. These poor pups were abandoned in someone’s yard when the nearby shelter wouldn’t take them. Thankfully, they found […]

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Apr 28,2024
Robbie
Robbie Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Smiling Robbie was abandoned in a rural area, left to fend for himself. Kind animal lovers found him, provided shelter, and did everything possible to try to find his original […]

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Apr 26,2024
Queenie
Queenie German Shepard Available for Adoption

Beautiful Queenie and her mate, Royal, had their puppies underneath a house in a rural, desert area. They were alone in the wilderness until the home’s new buyer discovered them […]

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Apr 20,2024
Callie
Callie German Shepherd Adopted

Sweet Callie was relinquished to GSROC when her previous owners’ work schedules no longer afforded them the time to properly care for her. Callie is a sweet young pup who […]

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Apr 17,2024
Nala
Nala Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Nala is the full package. She is a beautiful and well-mannered girl who lost her home when her family could no longer care for her properly. Although she is only […]

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Apr 15,2024
Roxie

Roxie has just arrived at GSROC. Her family bought her at a pet store on an impulse and didn’t think things through. After just a few days, they realized that […]

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Apr 12,2024
Kita
Kita Passport

Quinn, Ryder and Kita are 3 sisters who were left in a box outside of an animal shelter in Bakersfield. They were so tiny and helpless and hungry! Working in […]

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Apr 09,2024
Gabardine
Gabardine is one of Zelda's puppies

Gabardine is one of Zelda’s puppies. She is a shepherd mix and while we don’t know her daddy’s breed, we know she is a sweetheart! Gabardine would love to be […]

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Apr 06,2024
Jabari
Jabrari German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Little Jabari was unwanted by her family so they turned her out into the street with the hope that she would just wander away. We are seeing this type of […]

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Apr 05,2024
River

This girl was found in a river wash by a good Samaritan.  She took her home and made sure she was seen by a vet and received any necessary immunizations.  […]

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Royal

Royal was rescued from a desert setting where he had been abandoned.  He was being cared for by a Good Samaritan until GSROC could get to him.  Royal was limping […]

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Alyssa
Alyssa German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Little Alyssa’s family quickly realized that they were over their heads with a puppy. They weren’t prepared for the work required. A kind neighbor intervened and brought Alyssa to GSROC. […]

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Apr 03,2024
Joey
Joey German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Joey was found by a Good Samaritan. He was wandering in a neighborhood, searching for someone to help him. Joey had no collar, chip or tags, and when all efforts […]

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Mar 28,2024
Cody
Cody is coming soon

Stay tuned while we learn more about about this handsome guy.

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Mar 26,2024
Abandoned Family
Abandoned German Shepherd Family

A new homeowner was shocked to arrive at her property to find a momma dog with her 6 newborns living under the house. Papa dog was hovering near by. GSROC […]

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Tucker
Tucker German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Tucker and his twin brother, Triton, were rescued from a remote animal shelter when no owner reclaimed them. They are both beautiful, happy puppies with classic shepherd markings. They have […]

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Triton
Triton German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Triton and his twin brother, Tucker, were rescued from a remote animal shelter when no owner reclaimed them. They are both beautiful, happy puppies with classic shepherd markings. They have […]

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Hero

Hero is yet another dog abandoned by a cruel owner who left him to fend for himself. This problem is epidemic in SoCAL right now, with individuals dumping dogs in […]

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Bobby
Bobby German Shepard Available For Adoption

Bobby wandered up to a rural property in the Inland Empire, exhausted, starving and ready to collapse. The kind people there took him in and helped rebuild his strength. With […]

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Mar 25,2024
Sunny
Sunny German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Sunny was abandoned on a busy road near our rescue kennel. Volunteers scrambled to get her out of Harm’s way and brought her to safety. Sunny had no collar, chip […]

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Mar 14,2024
Toby
Toby German Shepherd Puppy available for adoption

Toby was found abandoned at a construction site. He was hungry and cold and very scared. The workers took him to their boss, who happened to be a GSROC adopter. […]

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Mar 13,2024
Hudson
Hudson German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Hudson is a young boy who found himself in a local shelter with nowhere to turn. Thankfully, GSROC scooped him up and he is now safe in our care. We […]

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Mar 12,2024
Apple
Apple German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Apple is a sweet teenager who was found as a stray. When no owner came to claim her, GSROC stepped in to help. Apple is a very sweet girl, friendly […]

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Happy
Happy German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Happy has never met anyone she doesn’t like! She is eager to greet you with a smile and a wiggle. Happy likes other friendly large dogs and we will soon […]

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Mar 11,2024
Eve
Eve German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Eve’s family did not have time to care for her and turned to GSROC for help. Eve has energy that she needs to burn by going for walks, playing with […]

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Mar 05,2024
Kelly
Kelly Coming Soon For Adoption

Kelly landed in a very scary shelter at the tender age of 9 months. She cowered at the back of her run, overwhelmed by all of the noise, smells and […]

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Bruce
Bruce German Shepherd available for adoption

Bruce came to GSROC from a family that could not afford his care.  He is alarmingly thin, and refuses to eat even the tastiest morsels. Xrays and an ultrasound revealed […]

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Mar 04,2024
Georgia
Georgia Female German Shepherd Needs Urgent Support

Georgia was confiscated by Animal Control when an animal hoarder was busted. She was among 140 dogs taken from the residence. Georgia is a stunning sable girl with a gentle […]

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Mar 03,2024
Mia
Mia German Shepherd Urgent Puppy

Mia is a tiny puppy who was found tied up outside of a Home Depot store. She had a sign that said “FREE” on her collar. Once in our care, […]

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Mar 01,2024
Gemma
Gemma German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Meet Gemma, the irresistible bundle of joy just waiting to wiggle her way into your heart and home! With her velvety ears and soulful eyes, this Belgian Malinois beauty is […]

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Feb 29,2024
Suki
Suki Female Pug Available for Adoption

Sweet little Suki was found on the streets of Mexico where she faced an uncertain future. While she may not be a German Shepherd, the GSROC team decided to make […]

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Hans
Hans German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Hans is the lone brother of our H litter, and like his sisters, he is looking for a wonderful home of his own! Hans and his sisters came to us […]

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Holly
Holly German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Holly and her siblings have just arrived at GSROC when their former family did not have the ability to care for them. We have promised to find Holly a family of […]

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Hilda
Hilda German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Hilda and her 5 siblings came to GSROC when their former family was unable to care for them. Hilda and her siblings are now safe with us and we have […]

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Helene
Helene German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Helene and her siblings made their way into the GSROC lifeboat when their previous owner could no longer care for them. We couldn’t say no to this sweet girl and […]

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Hanna
Hanna German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

How cute is Hanna? Hanna and her siblings were brought to GSROC when their previous owner could no longer care for them. Thankfully, GSROC was able to step in and […]

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Haley
Haley German Shepherd Puppy Adoption

Haley and her siblings were brought to GSROC when their previous owner could no longer care for them. We simply could not resist helping this sweet girl and her 4 […]

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Feb 28,2024
Alvin
Alvin Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Alvin is a beautiful and incredibly sweet adolescent boy who was forced to live the majority of his life in a small crate. His family only let him out to […]

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Rambo
Rambo German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Rambo is an adorable puppy who loves everyone that he meets.  His family didn’t plan well when they adopted him and soon he was more than they could accommodate in […]

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Jax
Jax Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Jax is an adorable white shepherd pup who lost his home due to a child’s allergies.  Happy, healthy and energetic, Jax is eager to find love again.  He loves children […]

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Feb 25,2024
Enya
Enya Female German Shepherd Puppy

Enya and her littermates were abandoned at a high kill shelter without their mother to comfort them. When their lives were at risk due to shelter overcrowding, GSROC squeezed them […]

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Feb 22,2024
Arctic
Artic Male German Shepherd Available For Adoption

Artie aka Arctic was adopted from GSROC as a young dog. Sadly, his owner passed away and Artie is now back in our care. Artie is understandably very confused and […]

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Feb 19,2024
Ian
Ian Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Ian and his companion Bonnie found themselves in need of a soft place to land after their owner passed away. Fortunately, GSROC was able to make room for them. Ian […]

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Bonnie
Bonnie Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Bonnie made her way into the GSROC lifeboat after her owner tragically passed away. She and her companion Ian had nowhere else to turn, so GSROC welcomed them with open […]

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Bean
Bean Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Bean is a sweet boy who was abandoned at a local boarding facility. When it was clear that his family was never going to return for him, GSROC volunteers stepped […]

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Feb 18,2024
Stevie
Stevie Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Stevie is a mature beauty, rescued from a high-kill shelter when her time ran out. We can’t understand how wonderful dogs like Stevie keep ending up homeless. Stevie thinks she […]

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Kai
Kai Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Kai is a size XXL boy with a huge personality. He is handsome, fun-loving, confident and good with other large dogs. Kai appears to have been well cared for in […]

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Feb 14,2024
Heidi

Heidi is a shepherd mix puppy who was found by kind people who were walking their dogs. She had no collar, tags or microchip to help us get her back […]

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Feb 12,2024
Mr. Max
Mr. Max German Shepard Available for Adoption

Mr. Max is a handsome and athletic boy who is looking for an active home. Max has lived with children. He lost his home due to financial limitations of his […]

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Stella
Stella German Shepherd Puppy for Adoption

Stella is a fun-loving puppy who has lived with children. She has nice house manners and she is eager to learn new things. She is a fast learner, and would […]

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Feb 10,2024
Porshe

Porshe was found starving and shivering in a parking lot by GSROC team members. They coaxed her into the car and got her to safety. Porshe was ravenous. She had […]

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Feb 09,2024
Clark Kent

Clark was found in the pouring rain, alone, hungry, and terrified. A Good Samaritan spent 2 hours trying to coax him to come to her. Finally, a slice of pizza […]

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Feb 08,2024
Thunder
Thunder German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Thunder, Rain, and Storm were found with their mother dog on a rainy SoCAL day. A kind animal lover scooped them up and got them to safety. The puppies are […]

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Storm
Storm German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Storm continues to need our help! She is only a tiny puppy and has developed seizures which required extensive testing. Initial exams and blood work did not reveal the cause, so she will need […]

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Rain
Rain German Shepherd Puppy Available for Adoption

Rain, Storm and Thunder were found with their mother dog on a rainy SoCAL day. A kind animal lover scooped them up and got them to safety. The puppies are […]

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Feb 07,2024
Adele
Adele Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Adele and her litter mates were abandoned at a public shelter without their mother dog to comfort them.  The shelter reached out to GSROC for help when the pups were […]

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Feb 05,2024
Nadia
Nadia Standard Schnauzer puppy available for adoption

Nadia is an adorable Standard Schnauzer puppy who has one eye. She was rescued from a public animal shelter where surgery had been performed on her eye due to an […]

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Feb 03,2024
Elvis
Elvis Male German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Elvis and his litter mates were abandoned at a public shelter without their mother dog to comfort them.  The shelter reached out to GSROC for help when the pups were […]

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Elton

Elton and his litter mates were abandoned at a public shelter without their mother dog to comfort them.  The shelter reached out to GSROC for help when the pups were […]

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Fancy
Fancy Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Fancy is a happy, silly puppy girl who is a bundle of energy.  She would love to find an active family to learn from and look up to.  Fancy came […]

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Oreo
Oreo Female Lab Available for Adoption

Oreo is a black lab pup who snuck into the GSROC life raft during a recent trip to a high-kill shelter.  Oreo was overwhelmed by all of the barking and […]

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Maya
Maya Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Sweet, petite Maya found herself in a local shelter with nowhere to turn. Thankfully GSROC was able to make room for her in our lifeboat, and we have promised her […]

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Feb 02,2024
Delilah
Delilah German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Sweet Delilah is a young girl who came to us due a divorce and is understandably a little scared and sad. We are still getting to know her, but we […]

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Jan 28,2024
Sadie
Sadie Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Secure Fencing Required!  Sadie is very athletic and can get over low fencing, so a secure yard is required.  She would love another dog to keep her company. Sweet, petite […]

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Jan 26,2024
Ava
Ava Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Ava can be a little bossy, so a home with another easy-going dog is recommended.  She loves to play, as long as she is the leader.  Ava and her sister […]

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Zsa Zsa
Zsa Zsa Female German Shepherd Available for Adoption

Zsa Zsa and her sister Ava were at a local shelter and were slated for euthanasia due to shelter overcrowding. GSROC didn’t hesitate to squeeze these two sweet girls int […]

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