6 year old Charger is a happy go lucky kinda guy.  Just look at this smiling boy!  Charger seems to always have a doggy smile on his face. Friendly, happy and full of fun, Charger is the perfect age for the family that doesn’t want to bother with all those puppy shenanigans, such as digging, chewing and crying.

Watch his video to see this sweet boy!

Charger has lots of energy and likes to get out there with his people and enjoy the great outdoors.  He is also wise enough to know the best way to make you happy at the end of the day is stay by your side when you are tired and don’t feel like exercising.   He walks well on a leash and knows all his commands.  On top of that – he takes treats gently and politely.

His former owner states he is afraid of cats.  He is good with children and is fine with other dog friendly dogs.

If you would like to meet Charger, 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.