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.

  • Sheila
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    Sheila

    Female 14.9 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 8.9 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 8.7 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 9.5 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 9 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 9.5 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
  • Mini
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    Mini

    Female 9 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 10 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 13.5 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 10.5 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
  • Lucas
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    Lucas

    Male 9.5 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 9.6 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 9.6 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 10.6 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
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    Alice Faye

    Female 9.6 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
  • Pasha
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    Pasha

    Female 11.1 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
  • Jacque
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    Jacque

    Female 10.6 years

    Jacque is about 2 - 3 years old. She is a purebred GSD, and a long coat. She has strong bone structure and is medium size for a female. She is in very good health, and has been wll groomed. Jacque was owned by someone who was undergoing cancer treatment... More

    Added July 06, 2011
  • Ileera
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    Ileera

    Female 8.6 years

    Ileera is a happy, six months old, black and tan female puppy.  We will post more as we get to know her. More

    Added July 05, 2011
  • Tilly
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    Tilly

    Female 10.1 years

    Tilly is a a 2 year old black and tan, female German Shepherd. She is a German type female, compact, muscular for a female. Tilly is medium size, about 70 pounds. Tilly is playful and happy and outgoing. She would be fine with an easy going male, she does not... More

    Added July 05, 2011
  • Thunder
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    Thunder

    Male 10.1 years

    Thunder is about 2 years old and is a beautiful, healthy, bicolor male. He is well bred, comes from working type bloodlines and is a very high quality type dog. Thunder has been great around the house, and he knows basic obedience. He is ok off leash with other dogs... More

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    Added July 05, 2011
  • Quest
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    Quest

    Male 11.2 years

    Quest is about 3 years old. He is from German Show lines, and is medium size at about 70 pounds. Quest is red/black and has had a hard time with being in a shelter. He started out being in beautiful condition and someone's pet, but the stress of the... More

    Added June 22, 2011
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    Kharma

    Female 8.8 years

    Karma is a female, about 6-7 months old, and weighs about 45 pounds. We are unsure if she is a purebred or a slight mix. Karma was found with Lizzy in a parking lot. Nobody came looking for these two sweet girls. They are not related as they are different... More

    Added June 15, 2011
  • Lizzy
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    Lizzy

    Female 9.2 years

    Lizzy is a female, about 10-12 months old, with a silver and black coat. She weighs about 55-60 pounds. She seems to be a purebred and is very soft natured. Lizzy is OK with cats and is crate trained and housebroken. She is great with all other dogs of... More

    Added June 15, 2011
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    Wilson

    Male 12.2 years

    Wilson is about 4 years old. He is large, weighing about 80 pounds, and could still gain about 3 more pounds. He is a quiet, calm dog with some training. He is easy to walk on a leash, is housebroken, and is quiet outside and inside. He does not chew,... More

    Added June 15, 2011
  • Joe Rudy
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    Joe Rudy

    Male 8.9 years

    If there was ever a German Shepherd who needed rescuing, it would be Joe Rudy. Given the state he was in while incarcerated in a Northern California high kill shelter, nobody would have adopted this boy. He was all bones, had raggedy fur from a skin infection, and was spooky... More

    Added June 08, 2011