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Marco is a 3 year old boy with a lump on his face. His family turned him into the shelter rather than having it examined. When GSROC heard this, we rushed to save this handsome guy.

We are happy to announce that the lump on his nose was benign. Marco had a “nose job” and had the lump examined and removed. Marco is now ready to find a new home and family to love!

He is a medium sized male with classic markings and a very handsome face. He likes people and enjoyed making friends at a recent adoption event. He liked meeting the puppies at the event and watching their antics. Marco has a crush on one of the female GSDs at GSROC. He likes to impress the girl dogs. However, he must not like competition for his gal pals, because he gets a bit prickly around male dogs.

If you would like to meet Marco, please complete the online application and an adoption counselor will contact you.

If you would like to meet Marco, 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.