Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds

I love to play in water!

Poor Lucy peered out from a shelter cage where she had landed as a stray. This adorable puppy should have been fetching balls in someone’s yard or cuddling up at someone’s feet, but instead, she was filthy and covered with parasites.

Our volunteer knew that our resources are stretched much too thin in light of our recent emergency cases. But the thought of little Lucy spending one more minute being gnawed on by insects was too much for her to bear. Lucy had the good fortune of coming into the GSROC life boat. She has already had SEVERAL medicated baths, been tested for tick-born diseases (she has none), had Frontline applied, been vaccinated and spayed. This little darling deserves to have a great life and we’ve promised to find it for her.

To arrange to meet Lucy, please complete the online application first and then contact for more information.

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds
If you would like to meet Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, 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.