We don’t know what kind of horrible person would toss sweet Winston away like trash, but that is exactly what happened. Responding to faint cries, a young girl found him inside a cardboard box amid putrid garbage. Realizing that Winston needed medical care, her family quickly reached out for help. Winston is now in the care of German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County, but he is very ill. He is battling to overcome Distemper, Corona virus and starvation. We desperately need funds to help Winston pull through. If ever a puppy deserved to be saved, it’s him.

Can you pledge a gift in any amount for this innocent puppy?




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

  • Adult GSDs: $395
  • Purebred GSD Puppies: $495
  • Mixed GSD Puppies: $395
  • Special Senior-to-Senior Adoptions: $295
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.

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