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.

  • Chester
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    Chester

    Male 8.5 years

    Chester is about 12-18 months old. He has a happy, easy going nature. He is about 75 pounds, and is a medium-size male. We know that he was found in the Bakersfield area with the female GSD in our program, Heidi Delano. He is housebroken and crate-trained. Chester loves other... More

    Added November 04, 2011
  • Prima
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    Prima

    Female 7.8 years

    Prima is about 10 months old. She is a slender, medium size female from a Central Valley shelter. She weighs about 55 pounds now and is very "leggy" like many young females. She loves to play, loves toys, and will play with shoes etc. if they are left about, like... More

    Added November 02, 2011
  • Toby
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    Toby

    Male 8 years

    Click here to see happy, playful boy, Toby, in his video. Toby is about 1 year old and is a nice looking, bicolor male German Shepehrd. He is good with other dogs, and enjoys the company of people. He likes to whine if he sees you while he is in... More

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    Added October 30, 2011
  • Abby
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    Abby

    Female 7.7 years

    Abby is between 7-11 months old. She is new to our program. Abby is a smallish girl, but still has some growing to do. She is crate trained, good with cats and dogs, and is generally easy to have in her foster home. She is still a puppy, so she... More

    Added October 30, 2011
  • Aries
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    Aries

    Male 10 years

    Aries is about 3 years old. He is a stunning, medium-size, about 70 pounds, longcoat male. He is good around all dogs, great to handle, has had some training, and is outgoing and playful. He loves to play ball! He came into the shelter at the same time and from... More

    Added October 21, 2011
  • Autumn
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    Autumn

    Female 10 years

    Autumn is about 3 years old. She weighs about 70 pounds and appears to be in good health. Autumn is good around other dogs, easy to handle, submissive, and rides well in the car. She is generally very quiet and is crate and house trained. One of her ears has a... More

    Added October 21, 2011
  • Willow
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    Willow

    Female 8 years

    Willow came from a high kill shelter in the Central Valley. Her time was up and was due to be euthanized. We were able to bring her into our rescue program in the nick of time. She is about 12-18 months old, weighs about 55 pounds, and is primarily German... More

    Added October 17, 2011
  • Schatzi
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    Schatzi

    Female 7.8 years

    Schatzi is about 10 months old and is a smallish, red/black German Show Lines female. She weighs about 55 pounds. She seems to be fine around other dogs and is easy to handle. She is new to our program and we will give you and update as we get to... More

    Added October 17, 2011
  • Logan
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    Logan

    Male 10 years

    Logan is about 3 years old. This is one very special and lucky boy. He arrived in November from a shelter, near death due to severe neglect. Our vets told us that he should make a great recovery, but it would take some time. Logan found a great foster home with us and... More

    Added October 17, 2011
  • Sheila
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    Sheila

    Female 14 years

    Sheila is a well trained, 7 year old female German Shepherd who came into rescue when her previous owners lost their home. She has great house manners. She is good meeting other dogs but is used to living alone and isn't interested in playing with lively dogs. She is a... More

    Added October 01, 2011
  • Katie
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    Katie

    Female 8 years

    Katie is a young, sweet, 1 year old, female who has a black and tan coat. She is good with other dogs and cats and is crate-trained and housebroken.  She is such a sweet girl and is submissive without being timid. More

    Added October 01, 2011
  • Molly Sue
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    Molly Sue

    Female 7.9 years

    Molly Sue is a pretty, petite, 60 pound, ten month old pup. She loves everyone she meets! She also loves taking walks, water, playing "catch me if you can" with her toys and just totally enjoying life. She is very observant and doesn't miss a thing around her, but first chooses to be... More

    Added September 29, 2011
  • Reese
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    Reese

    Male 8.6 years

    Reese is a gorgeous 1 1/2 year old, plush coat, male German Shepherd. Reese is a very sweet natured boy and for the most part he is a very calm dog for his age. He is a big dog with HUGE paws and is still growing out of the puppy... More

    Added September 06, 2011
  • Foxy
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    Foxy

    Female 8.1 years

    Foxy is about 1 years old, and weighs about 55 pounds. She was formerly in a family with children in the Central Valley area. The family was forced to move and could not take Foxy with them. So Foxy is now with us and is ready for a new... More

    Added September 01, 2011
  • Billy
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    Billy

    Male 8.6 years

    Billy is about 14-18 months old. He is medium size, about 70 pounds. Billy is in good health, and is happy, outgoing, sweet, and submissive. Billy may have just a hint of Lab in him. It appears that he may have had a tough life before coming to us. His ears... More

    Added August 28, 2011
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    Mini

    Female 8.2 years

    Mini is a small size GSD mix. She is about 1 years old, is about 45 lbs, and she has a pretty black and tan short coat like a GSD. Mini is housebroken and crate trained, does not dig nor chew, is good with other dogs, and OK with... More

    Added August 21, 2011
  • Ginny
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    Ginny

    Female 9.2 years

    Ginny an incredibly sweet tempered sable 80 pound girl between 1 1/2 to 2 years old who loves anything and everyone. She came into rescue after a puppy mill breeder was closed down. She's great with any size good tempered dog, is fine with cats, and loves children. She, along... More

    Added August 21, 2011
  • Ilka
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    Ilka

    Female 12.7 years

    Ilka is about 5-6 years old. She is housebroken and crate-trained, is great with people, lives with a cat, and is well-mannered. Her owner's lifestyle and job have changed so Ilka needs a new home. This pretty dog is from German Show lines, is medium-size, about 70 pounds, and is... More

    Added August 17, 2011
  • Taz
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    Taz

    Male 9.7 years

    Taz is about 2-3 years old, and is a blackk/tan, medium/large male German Shepherd. Taz is brand new to us but we do know that he is in generally good health, he knows some basic commands, LOVES to play ball, and is good in the car and in a crate. More

    Added August 05, 2011
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    Lucas

    Male 8.7 years

    See Luke's blog by clicking here. Lucas, also known as Luke, was confiscated from a woman in the Loomis area that had way too many animals - his story can be found here http://auburnjournal.com/detail/184231.htmlLuke is about 1 - 2 years old and has a gorgeous, almost silver, sable coat. His... More

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    Added August 05, 2011
  • Alli
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    Alli

    Female 8.7 years

    Alli is a sable, purebred female German Shepherd. We think she is about 12-18 months old. Alli is in good health, and easy to handle. Our vets have seen her and said that she has an old eye injury to her left eye and has lost some vision in that... More

    Added July 31, 2011
  • Flynn
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    Flynn

    Male 8.7 years

    Flynn is about 18 months old. He is a purebred, white male German Shepherd. Flynn is an extremely easy dog to handle, and is good with other dogs and cats. Flynn was a stray, covered in filth, and very thin. We brought him into our program, bathed him, gave him... More

    Added July 31, 2011
  • Helga
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    Helga

    Female 9.7 years

    Helga is about 2-3 years old. She is a small/medium size female, about 55 pounds, and is a red sable. Helga stood out at the shelter because of her gentle temperament. She has clearly been used as a breeding dog, and she is now ready to be a family dog... More

    Added July 23, 2011
  • Alice Faye
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    Alice Faye

    Female 8.8 years

    Alice Faye has blossomed into a wonderful young dog. She is younger than we first thought, and she has had a big growth spurt over the last 2 months. Alice is now about 55 pounds and is a medium size girl. She has GSD profile, but we think probably some... More

    Added July 15, 2011
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    Pasha

    Female 10.3 years

    Pasha is a soft natured, 3 year old female German Shepherd. She is good around other dogs, easy to handle, and quiet at night in her crate. Pasha is still thin but is starting to gain weight now that she has a foster home to care for her. Pasha is... More

    Added July 09, 2011