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5 year old Sandy is a sweet guy who is so happy to be with GSROC. He smiles all the time to let us know that he approves of his surroundings. Sandy is starting some basic training to help him with his manners—he doesn’t realize how large he is.

At his first adoption event, Sandy happily greeted everyone that he met. He likes to be center stage and laps aup all the attention.

Sandy is a big guy and quite strong. He will do well in a home with older kids as he is too big for small tykes. He will excel in a home with an experienced leader. Sandy is selective about the dogs he likes with female dogs being highest on his list. Small dogs and cats may not need to reply.

Sandy has donated blood as part of our donor blood program. He was thrilled to help other dogs in need.

If you would like to meet Sandy, 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.