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.

  • Ben
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    Ben

    Male 12.2 years

    Ben needs a foster home. Please contact us if you can help. Ben is about 4 years old and is a special dog who has had a hard life. Ben came from a shelter as a stray thin, dirty, very weak and not feeling well. We took him to Lake... More

    Added May 19, 2011
  • Link
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    Link

    Male 9.7 years

    Link is about 18 months old. He is a large, healthy, outgoing, young male GSD who is stunning to look at and who has beautiful golden eyes. Link is most likely from Czech type bloodlines, and he is a strong, excellent temperament dog. When we pulled Link from the shelter... More

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    Added May 19, 2011
  • Tica
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    Tica

    Female 10.2 years

    Tica is about 2 years old. She is a medium-size female, of working type German lines. She is really beautiful and has gorgeous movement. Tica is in foster care, and is housebroken, crate trained, and will sleep quietly outside for some fresh air. Tica is active, would need at... More

    Added May 14, 2011
  • Lady
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    Lady

    Female 11.7 years

    Lady is about 3-4 yrs old and is about 75 pounds. She has a cream colored coat, and has a wonderful temperament. Lady is great with other dogs, is quiet, housebroken, has been fine with children, and could be trained to be with cats. This sweet dog is as... More

    Added May 14, 2011
  • Adlon
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    Adlon

    Male 12.2 years

    Adlon is a 4 year old male of German working lines. He was purchased as a puppy from a top breeder in Texas and he has been a great family pet. The owners have had a change in their lifestyle and are gone most of the time now and can... More

    Added May 14, 2011
  • JD
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    JD

    Male 8.7 years

    JD is a 6 months old, black and tan puppy whose family could not keep him due to divorce.  He is now in our program.  We'll update his bio as we get to know him. More

    Added May 14, 2011
  • Cubby
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    Cubby

    Female 9.7 years

    Cubby is a female, about 18 months old, and is mostly White GSD with a touch of another breed in her background (probably Nordic). Cubby is very, very good around people and kids and is a love. She is medium-size and very healthy. Cubby is in training with Eleza at... More

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    Added May 01, 2011
  • Cara
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    Cara

    Female 9.2 years

    Cara is about 10-12 months old. She is about 65 pounds and seems to be in good health. Cara has a lovely soft, outgoing temperament, is great with all other dogs, ok with training around cats, is crate trained and is being housebroken. Cara loves to play and will... More

    Added May 01, 2011
  • Latte
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    Latte

    Male 9.7 years

    Latte is about 18 months old (possibly younger). He came to us with his brother, Mocha. These boys were left in their back yard when the owners moved. They were left without any food nor water and animal services rescued them. They went to a very high kill shelter in... More

    Added May 01, 2011
  • Mocha
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    Mocha

    Male 9.8 years

    Mocha is eligible for a Maddie's Fund sponsored adoption. Mocha will be at the Saturday Adoption Day at Pet Food Express Walnut Creek and if he is not adopted will be at the Sunday Adoption Day at Pet Food Express Pleasant Hill. Mocha is about 18 months old (possibly younger). More

    Added April 22, 2011
  • Brando
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    Brando

    Male 8.9 years

    Brando is a nice looking, 8 months old, male German Shepherd puppy.  He hasn't had much training but he has a great temperament.  We'll update his bio as we get to know him. More

    Added April 21, 2011
  • Lily
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    Lily

    Female 10.3 years

    Lily is almost 2 years old and is a smaller (about 55 pounds), sweet, submissive-type GSD. She loves to be with her people and would be a great family dog. We have not seen her with children, but her overall personality lends itself to being very happy with people... More

    Added April 21, 2011
  • Apollo
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    Apollo

    Male 9.3 years

    Apollo is about 1 year old and weighs about 75 pounds. He is very new to us, but he appears to be good around other dogs. He is cute, young, and mostly untrained. We will update his bio as we get to know him. We can help more dogs if... More

    Added April 06, 2011
  • Heidi
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    Heidi

    Female 15.3 years

    Senior

    Heidi is a senior girl, about 7 years old. She is a well-bred, purebred GSD. Heidi's family owned her since a puppy but they are Senior people with a medical issue that does not allow them to be able to care for her any longer. Heidi has perfect house manners,... More

    Added April 01, 2011
  • Polo
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    Polo

    Male 9 years

    Polo is a male puppy, about 8 month old. Polo is a very happy, joyful, playful young dog that would do well with other dogs or an active family. He came to us untrained, but he is now crate trained, and learning leash manners. He will play endlessly with either... More

    Added April 01, 2011
  • Kody
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    Kody

    Male 9.2 years

    Kody is a sweet, loving 11 month old German Shepherd mix with deep, soft eyes and a glossy black coat. Before he came into rescue, Kody was living well with a chihuahua puppy, 2 cats, and a 16 month old and 3 year old child. He gets along great with... More

    Added March 31, 2011
  • Chloe
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    Chloe

    Female 11.3 years

    Chloe is about 3 years old. She is new to us, but she appears to be good around other dogs, OK with small dogs, and is OK with cats. Chloe is a submissive type of female. She came into the shelter with older puppies (3), that is all we know... More

    Added March 30, 2011
  • Shellie
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    Shellie

    Female 9 years

    Shellie is 8 months old and is a long-coat purebred German Shepherd Dog. She is great with other dogs, OK with cats, and great with all people she has met. Shellie is new to us and we will post more as we get to know her. She is a submissive... More

    Added March 24, 2011
  • Ozo
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    Ozo

    Male 9.8 years

    Ozo is about 14 -16 months old. He is a medium-sized male, and is very playful, lighthearted, outgoing, and healthy. Ozo has been in training with Eleza at Paws in Progress in Sacramento and is now leash trained and crate trained. We know that Ozo would love to play all... More

    Added March 24, 2011
  • Khona
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    Khona

    Male 9.4 years

    Khona is 1 years old. He is a GSD/Lab/Greyhound???, well, we really do not know what he is a mix of. But when you read his story and look at the lovely dog in the photos, you will know why we had to take him in our program. We were... More

    Added February 27, 2011
  • Turner
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    Turner

    Male 9.4 years

    Special needs (Health)

    Turner is a 14 months old black and tan male German Shepherd who has a great temperament. His fosterer fell in love with him and will be adopting him. He is in the process of getting his skin condition cleared up and having hip replacement surgery. We are so glad... More

    Added February 12, 2011
  • Rom
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    Rom

    Male 12.4 years

    Rom is 4 years old, and is a compact-type , purebred male. His coat is shiny with deep colors and he is very handsome. Rom has perfect house manners, is quiet, clean, and very easy to have in the foster home. He is a bit reserved in nature, but once... More

    Added February 12, 2011
  • Sadie
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    Sadie

    Female 9.3 years

    Sadie is about 10 months old and new to our program. She is extremely sweet, happy, loves people and is OK with other dogs. Sadie has had no training so we are giving her basic training now. She is a purebred and will need someone who can provide her with... More

    Added February 12, 2011
  • Harley
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    Harley

    Male 9.5 years

    Harley is about 1 year old, and is most likely a German Shepherd Dog with, perhaps, a splash of Border Collie. He is a simply lovely, easy dog, who sleeps in the house at night loose with no problems. Harley is a very intelligent young male who is housebroken and... More

    Added February 04, 2011
  • Grace
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    Grace

    Female 11 years

    Grace is about 2 1/2 years old. She is a sweet, outgoing, gentle, active, bicolor female. Grace has been living very well for the last year and a half in a home with a toddler, and 5 year old child, and a small dog. She is housebroken, good with other... More

    Added January 30, 2011