Senior sweetheart!Volunteer Favorite!

Zeus is a beautiful, big senior boy who has had his share of life’s hard knocks. He came to us from a shelter more than 5 years ago–he had a broken leg, which GSROC raised the funds to mend. The happiest day of Zeus’s life was when a lovely woman chose him as her special boy.

Unfortunately, life is still dealing Zeus some tough blows as he finds himself homeless again at age 11. He requires special Rx food for his skin and coat, and medication for some aches and pains, but he is a good boy who just wants a place to retire and “chill out”. If you are able to sponsor or adopt Zeus, please complete the online application or send your gift in any amount to help with Zeus’s care needs.

This boy deserves a happy ending after all that he’s been through.

If you would like to meet Zeus, 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.