I Play Well With Others!

Rumi is a 10 week old boy who we found posted on Craig’s List. The person who had this wonderful boy wanted to trade him for A VIDEO GAME STATION. Yes, you read that correctly! Truly, we do NOT make these stories up!!

GSROC saw this posting and leapt into action. Obviously we wanted to get Rumi to safety and away from the person who would trade a sweet puppy to anyone who could meet his video game station need.

Rumi is safely in a foster home now where he quickly demonstrated what a wonderful guy he is. His personality is all GSD. Intelligent, inquisitive and confident. He loves people and is ready to make friends with all that he meets.

He plays with the dogs in his foster home and is learning his doggy manners quickly.

Please remember, while puppies are very cute and endearing, they need training and love to become wonderful adults. They are cute and cuddly but also full of energy. It is a life long commitment and one that needs to be carefully thought out.

If you are interested in meeting Rumi, please complete the online adoption application and a counselor will contact you.

If you would like to meet Rumi, 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.