Yuri found himself alone and unwanted in a high kill LA shelter.   This 5 year old handsome boy impressed the shelter staff with his friendly personality.  When it appeared that his future was dim, they reached out to GSROC for help.

Yuri has an air of confidence about him.  He knows he is a handsome kinda guy and believes you will think so as well.   Yuri gets along with friendly dogs, but many have problems with alpha males.  After all, when you are one of the coolest guys around – who needs another boy dog to question that?

Yuri is happy and calm around people he does not know.  He likes people and walks easily on a leash.   Stop by to scratch his ears or give him a quick pat and Yuri will happily be your new friend.

If you would like to meet Yuri, 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.