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Hercules was rescued and brought to GSROC to find a better life and a great family to love him. We have promised to help him do just that!

This boy happily rolls on his back and begs for belly rubs whenever he meets new people.

His wealthy family could not spare any money to treat his mild skin condition. Instead they dumped him at a local shelter. GSROC has ensured his skin condition was treated and resolved. He is now ready for adoption.

He is very eager to please and bonds very quickly to humans. If you are looking for a dog that wants to be by your side – Hercules is the dog for you.

He walks very nicely on a leash and likes to demonstrate how good he can be.

He is just getting used to his new surroundings, so we will be updating his bio shortly. Please check back for updates.

If you would like to meet Hercules, 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.