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Sep 1, 2014 / 5 notes

Meet Boomer!

Boomer dsc_6946 w64Boomer is a 1 year old male GSP. Young and energetic times two. Returned to the shelter the first time because he had too much energy, uh… he is a young German Shorthaired Pointer.

Boomer loves playing with the other high energy dogs and also likes to play fetch. He will need some training and a lot of exercise. Note that training will be much easier after he is exercised.

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Aug 31, 2014 / 2 notes

Maggie is Safe!

MaggieLast week Maggie showed up at the shelter after being dropped off by her owner who was reportedly moving and couldn’t take her. For those that don’t know, shelters aren’t the place you should ever consider taking your beloved pet. While Los Angeles Shelters adoption rates have substantially increased over the past years, there is still a chance any dog coming into the shelter can be euthanized.

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Aug 30, 2014 / 4 notes

Meet Delilah!

Delilah dsc_6704 w64Delilah is a two year old white and liver female German Shorthaired Pointer.  Delilah is an amazing girl that loves to play, gets along well with other dogs, and is your typical “velcro dog” that loves her people.

Delilah is super athletic, loves to retrieve and we have discovered she has an amazing point.  We have been running her alongside the bike to give her some extra exercise, and she has…

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Aug 29, 2014 / 3 notes

Boomer is Safe!

BoomerThere are a couple of times a year that the California GSP Rescue visits the same shelter for a different dog needing rescued just days after having visited and rescuing a dog.

Boomer is the second GSP to show up at a local shelter just days after we had rescued Delilah. However, unlike Delilah, Boomer had been a repeat visitor. Originally dropped off by his owner who couldn’t care for him, he…

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Aug 28, 2014 / 2 notes

Meet Sable!

SableSableis a two year old all liver GSP that has lived with young children and another GSP.  Sable knows commands such as “sit”, “potty”, “down”, “swim” and “fetch”. She is house trained and knows how to use a doggy door. She is possibly a candidate for someone with a cat – she has lived with cats with only slight interest in them. As with all cat friendly GSPs, proper introduction and supervision…

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Aug 27, 2014 / 4 notes

Delilah is Safe!

DelilahThere are several times throughout the year when there seem to be more GSPs at the shelter and needing to be re-homed. With the end of summer quickly approaching and Labor Day next week, we are reminded that not everyone values their dog more than a vacation. Delilah left us scratching our heads when she arrived at the rescue.

After showing up as a stray, she was held the required time, then put…

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Aug 26, 2014 / 4 notes

Matilda is Adopted!

RepeMatilda_Sebrina_Cowboy_JBphoto 2at adopters, Brad and Sebrina, recently lost their very special GSP Zoey way too early to cancer.  Zoey was sweet, curious, and a little crazy, and Brad and Sebrina weren’t planning on getting another dog any time soon – but then Brad saw Matilda on our website.  Within a week, they had a new sister for their GSP Cowboy, and Matilda had a wonderful home with parents who appreciated her puppy…

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Aug 25, 2014 / 5 notes

Meet Peaches!

Peaches dsc_4219 w64Peaches is a 9 month old white with liver petite female German Shorthaired Pointer.  She was given the name Peaches by our volunteer that transported her to us because he said “she is as sweet as a Georgia Peach”.

Peaches came into the rescue with kennel cough and has since recovered and is now putting weight on her petite frame.

Peaches has done well with people and we believe she can live in a…

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Aug 24, 2014 / 4 notes

Meet Tucker!

Tucker dsc_2012 w64Tucker is a 2-3 year old brown and white male GSP mix. He is active and strong. He originally lived in a home with a rabbit and small dogs and played with neighbor dogs often. We’ve had him in the field with other dogs, and he has done well with both dogs and people.

Tucker has had training and knows commands such as “sit”, “lay down”, “wait”, “stay”, “heel”, “leave-it” and will release from a…

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