Bonded Pair!Volunteer Favorite!

This gorgeous boy found himself homeless when his owner moved and decided there was no room for him in his new home. Thanks to the sleuthing of an alert GSROC volunteer, we learned that Pacino was turned in to the public shelter with Lego, age 10, so we couldn’t take one and leave the other behind. The two boys are inseparable–they stop eating when they are apart, so we want them to find a home where they can spend their golden years together.

Recently we introduced him to some cats. He backed away from the cat several times and even left the room. On the second test the cat was staring at him and he backed up several times and even calmed down while the cat gave him a talking to. He never chased the cat on either test.

He likes other dogs and enjoys car rides. Pacino is a big guy who likes to stay close to your side. If you would like to meet him, please complete the online application and an adoption counselor will contact you.

If you would like to meet Pacino, 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.