Duchess is a bi-colored female, mostly black with fashionable tan boots and tan eyebrow tinting. She is a happy girl who loves attention. Duchess and her brother, Duke, landed in the animal shelter when their family moved and made no place for them in their new life. By the condition of the two dogs’ coats, we know that they were banished to a back yard and didn’t receive good flea treatment, but our dedicated volunteers are already hard at work helping both dogs look and feel better. A spa day is definitely in order!
Duchess reminds us of a ham! She likes to be where the action is and she is always ready with a grin. She is available for adoption alone or with her brother, Duke.
As we learn more about Duchess’ preferences, we will update her bio. To arrange to meet her, please complete the online application and then contact Mdalescomm@aol.com for more information.
female If you would like to meet Duchess III, please complete the online application and an adoption counselor will contact you.
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.