Bella Bear

I Play Well With Others!I Need An Experienced OwnerNo cats

Bear is almost 3 years old, and is AKC registered. Her owner is a victim of the economy, and had to move across the country and into smaller quarters where Bear would not be allowed.

Bear has had some basic obedience training and she is very good with other dogs. She is did not have a lot of socialization as a young dog, so she takes a while to warm up to new people. She would do best in a home with an experienced owner who understands the sensitive nature of shepherds. She needs an environment that does not have a lot of commotion, people coming and going, or lots of changes. Bear will reward her special person with love and loyalty.

If you are interested in meeting Bear, please complete the online application and then contact

Bella Bear
If you would like to meet Bella Bear, please complete the online application and an adoption counselor will contact you.

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Adoption Application If you are interested in adopting one of our dogs, you may submit an application online or via fax. If you choose to send a fax, please download the Adoption Application here in PDF format; fill it out and sign it. You can fax it to us at 714-773-9430.

Home Visit Prior to any dog going home, we do require a home visit to ensure that your environment is safe and secure. Once your home has been approved, the adoption can move forward.

Adoption Donation In light of the rising vet care costs associated with Giardia tests and boarding at vets, we are raising our adoption donation for adult GSDs to $395.00 starting on July 1, 2021

The adoption donations for other dogs will remain the same — $475.00 for purebred puppies, $375 for mixed puppies. (On a case by case basis, e.g. senior for senior, we will place a senior for $275.00 with a senior.)

This donation is tax-deductible as allowed by law and helps to offset the costs that we have incurred for the dog’s care and housing during his or her stay with our group. The minimum adoption donation does not entirely cover the investments that we have made in the dogs, so if you are in a position to give more, we would be honored to receive your additional donation. All adoption donations go directly toward the needs of our dogs.

All dogs adopted through GSROC are spayed or neutered, current on their vaccines and de-wormed. Because the minimum Adoption Donation rarely covers the costs associated with each dog, we ask that adopters who are in a position to give additional funds do so at their discretion.