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Fergie is a petite female, approximately 10 months old. A good samaritan called a fellow rescuer when this dog was consistently roaming the neighborhood and jumping the fence into his backyard to hang out with his shepherd! She is extremely thin, and the samaritan found out her owner’s were not feeding her. When confronted, the owner’s had no interest in keeping her.

Fortunately, Fergie is a smart (and lucky) shepherd, and found a good person to call a rescue to take her in because they really did not want her to end up in the shelter.

Fergie is a very sweet dog, and gets along well with other dogs as well. She is also good with children. She was a little nervous riding in the car, since it was probably her first time! She was a little too interested in the kitty at the vet office, so a feline-free home would be preferred.

If you are interested in meeting her, please complete an online application and an adoption counselor will contact you.

If you would like to meet Fergie, 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.