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Adopted Dogs

Our dogs who found their forever homes.

These are our success stories — what makes rescue so rewarding. Each dog who finds its forever home keeps us working to help more. We list each adopted dog below.

If you would like to send us stories about one of our dogs who has become a part of your life, please email your photo and story to dogs@gsgsrescue.org.

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Oskar (Tom Sawyer)

Oskar (Tom Sawyer)

Gender: Male
Age: 6.1 years
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Oscar (2017) is a handsome big dude. He may be on the older side, but he has a very playful side to him as well. Loves to chase the ball and will do good to have more activity in his life. We have been working on walking and running him...

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Dog added on: November 04, 2017
Kaia

Kaia

Gender: Female
Age: 4.1 years
Level: 2.0 (Level descriptions)

Kaia was a stray found in Stanislaus County. Kaia is a sweet beautiful sable coat, that seems to be an old soul. IIt seems that she has had some litters and not a lot of love in her life. She seeks affection readily and is extremely sweet. She seems to...

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Dog added on: October 27, 2017
Rocco

Rocco

Gender: Male
Age: 6 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Meet Rocco, an approximate 4 month old male GSD. Rocco was turned into the Stockton Animal Shelter as stray with a left pelvic fracture and right hind leg fracture as an 11 week old pup. After multiple veterinary consultations, it was determined that the best plan was initially cage rest...

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Dog added on: September 29, 2017
Beata

Beata

Gender: Female
Age: 7.2 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

Little Miss Beata and her sister Renate were given to us to help find homes for them. They were raised with 2 other puppies from their litter and 3 adult dogs. She gets along great with dogs and people. She just hasn't had a lot of exposure to the outside...

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Dog added on: September 23, 2017
Renate

Renate

Gender: Female
Age: 6 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

Little Miss Renate and her sister Beata were given to us to help find homes for them. They were raised with 2 other puppies from their litter and 3 adult dogs. She gets along great with dogs and people. She just hasn't had a lot of exposure to the outside...

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Dog added on: September 23, 2017
Aurora

Aurora

Gender: Female
Age: 2.4 years

Aurora comes to us as GSGSR's newest Passenger. She came in from the Stockton Shelter with her friend Jim on July 28. While it's apparent that she has had no prior training, she is learning quickly. Aurora had zero boundaries in her previous life, so she is enrolled in Doggy...

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Dog added on: July 29, 2017
Poe

Poe

Gender: Female
Age: 8.4 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

Poe is approximately four months old. Her adult teeth are starting to come in, so we are pretty sure of her age. She is quite a big beautfiul girl and is a quick learner. She was brought in to the shelter by animal control. The officer received a report of a...

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Dog added on: July 28, 2017
Mulan

Mulan

Gender: Female
Age: 22.8 months

Mulan had a rough start but has left that past behind and is doing well in her foster home. Mulan is super sweet and wants to be loved up. She is very attentive, wants to please and wants to learn. She is learning what toys are and she will run...

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Dog added on: July 28, 2017
Jim

Jim

Gender: Male
Age: 2.2 years

Jim comes to us as GSGSR's newest Passenger, along with his co-Passenger, Aurora. He came in from the Stockton Shelter with his friend July 28. While it's apparent that he has had no prior training, Jim is learning quickly. They both had zero boundaries with their previous owners, so he...

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Dog added on: July 28, 2017
Dita

Dita

Gender: Female
Age: 21.6 months

Dita is a sable female about about 15 months old. She is fun loving and high energy girl. Dita does settle nicely, when needed to. She is protective by nature with other dogs, but is very friendly with people and kids. She tests well with a male German Shepherd,...

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Dog added on: June 03, 2017
Daxx

Daxx

Gender: Male
Age: 2 years
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Daxx is a loveable, affectionate, and playful 18 month old Sable male German shepherd who obviously didn’t have the best start in life. We don’t know whether he was a stray or an owner surrender but he initially wound up in the Stockton shelter. While there he was being treated...

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Dog added on: June 01, 2017
Daizy

Daizy

Gender: Female
Age: 21.6 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Daizy is an owner surrender who is with our rescue because she can't be given the life she deserves. Daizy is a sweet girl but is looking for an adopter who will let her be a house dog. Currently she is not allowed into the home of her adopter,...

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Dog added on: May 08, 2017
Sally

Sally

Gender: Female
Age: 5.7 years
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Sally is approximately 5 years old and a very tolerant mama dog. She is on the small side weighing in about 50 pounds. It looks like she has had several litters and then tossed aside. She is in a wonderful foster homeand we will post more as we get to...

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Dog added on: March 28, 2017
Kahlua

Kahlua

Gender: Female
Age: 14.4 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

My name is Kaluha and I am GORGEOUS!!! I have a dark face and a sable body. I am building my convidence right now and learning not to use my mouth so much. I love just hanging out with my foster family and I like to play with my foster...

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Dog added on: March 24, 2017
Gentry

Gentry

Gender: Male
Age: 2.2 years
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Gentry is a handsome and very smart boy. He is approximately 1 1/2 years old and still has lots of good puppy energy, yet settles in well. His foster mom said he walks nicely on a leash, is learning to sit, down, stay, touch, look at me and leave it.

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Dog added on: March 19, 2017
Benson

Benson

Gender: Male
Age: 13.2 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

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Dog added on: March 05, 2017
Lana

Lana

Gender: Female
Age: 10.8 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

Lana is a young pup, full of energy. She is a striking black and silver or almost a blue with dark eyes. She is learning good house manners and is in potty training 101. She is the youngest in her foster home, but has no problems keeping up with the...

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Dog added on: March 04, 2017
Koi

Koi

Gender: Female
Age: 12 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

Koi is a beautiful all black female puppy. She is very social with adults and children. She is good with bigger confident dogs. She is learning to meet smaller and less dominate dogs in an appropriate way. Koi will need continued socialization and group training. She is an absolute love...

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Dog added on: March 03, 2017
Abel

Abel

Gender: Male
Age: 6.6 years
Level: 2.0 (Level descriptions)

My name is ABEL and I have a really bad case of Demodex. Right now I do not look very good, most of my fur is missing, my feet are really swollen, I smell really bad, however that did not stop two ladies from pulling me out of my kennel...

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Dog added on: March 03, 2017
Boscoe

Boscoe

Special needs (Health)
Gender: Male
Age: 14.4 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

My name is Boscoe and my rear legs were hurt really bad. Golden State found out about it and stepped in to get me my surgery, unfortunately the doctor was not able to save my right rear leg and they removed it. That is not going to stop me from...

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Dog added on: March 03, 2017
Camile

Camile

Gender: Female
Age: 19.2 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

My name is Camile and I come from Dublin, no not Ireland! I am sweet, loveable and quiet. I like hanging out with my foster sisters that are all German Shepherds, but I was not to fond of the big Lab that came over to visit. He scared me so...

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Dog added on: March 02, 2017
Joni

Joni

Gender: Female
Age: 12 months
Level: 4.0 (Level descriptions)

Joni is a fun loving, energetic puppy that loves to climb and make her presence known. She has her own personnality and loves to let everyone know she is the boss. She has no fear and loves to play. She likes her crate, but wants you to know she...

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Dog added on: February 28, 2017
Subee

Subee

Gender: Female
Age: 2.8 years
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

This 2-3 year old is a very sweet girl. It looks like she has had several litters of puppies, however this has made her great with other dogs. It is obvious she's not had a lot of happy in her life, but she will gently wag, sometimes smile with her...

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Dog added on: February 19, 2017
Tippy

Tippy

Gender: Female
Age: 19.2 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

My name is Tippy and I am a very sweet girl. I like to play with my foster brothers and sisters. If they don't play with me I bark at them so they will play with me, we are working on correcting this because when I keep barking I get...

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Dog added on: February 19, 2017
Timber

Timber

Gender: Male
Age: 21.6 months
Level: 2.5 (Level descriptions)

Timber is an energetic male, who is a goof ball.  He is looking for a family to love, who will take time to train him, spend time with him and make him part of their family.

More information to come on him as we get to know him, including pictures.....

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Dog added on: February 15, 2017
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