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Sep 15, 2014 / 5 notes

Harlem is Adopted

Sometimes a dog stays with uHarlem s longer than most – Harlem was such a dog. The best way to describe Harlem is that he is a personality and needed a family that understood him and could give him the structure he needed. Unfortunately there aren’t tons of applications for 8 year old dogs, so we took care of Harlem, played lots of ball with him and waited for that perfect family to come along.


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Sep 14, 2014 / 4 notes

Blossom is Safe!

BlossomWhen stray GSPs like Blossom show up at the shelter and go unclaimed, you might see a volunteer at California GSP Rescue scratching their head and talking to themselves. Who loses young beautiful purebred GSPs and doesn’t go looking for them? Who wouldn’t go check their local shelter (which happens to be a kill shelter) to see if their GSP was picked up?

Blossom showed up last week at a local…

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Sep 13, 2014 / 4 notes

Fozzy Adopts Emma!

Emma Fozzy ingrid Geoff dsc_2935 w64Well, Emma has found her forever home alongside another great rescued GSP named Fozzy.  Geoff and Ingrid adopted Fozzy a few months ago and have been bringing him to the Rescue for some play time on Saturdays. Geoff was always willing to throw the ball for Emma while there – and you could tell Emma liked him by the muddy paw prints on his clothes!

When the fires were burning a little too close to…

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Sep 12, 2014 / 1 note

Chase Takes Up Skateboarding!

Chase SkateboardingChase is enjoying some time at the beach while waiting for his forever home!  His new foster Mom has been taking him to the beach as her skateboarding sidekick and they have been getting quite a bit of attention!

Chase’s foster Mom tell us that he has been nothing but friendly with everyone he meets, people and dogs alike, and he enjoys when they are out on the boardwalk when people come up and…

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Sep 10, 2014 / 2 notes

Roxy is Adopted!

Roxy_Jenn_DSC_0174w64Roxy was left at a kill shelter after years of being over-bred.  She came into the shelter with a gun shot wound to her leg and was not picked up by her owners because she was “too old”.   Luckily Norcal Gsp rescue worked with us to bring Roxy into our rescue and to get her to the home and life she was always meant to live.

Well we didn’t have to search too far for a foster for Roxy, as one of…

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Sep 9, 2014 / 2 notes

Meet Sydney!

SydneySydney is 1 year old female GSP Mix that is mostly solid liver with a little tuxedo ticked chest.

Sydney is petite and extremely sweet. This affectionate girl, loves getting attention and will return the love tenfold. She does well with other dogs in the training field playing with the dogs her size, however, she appears to be a little intimidated by the larger dogs wanting to play.

Sydney loves…

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Sep 8, 2014 / 5 notes

Meet Maggie!

Maggie GSP Maggie is a petite five year old female German Shorthaired Pointer.  She was dropped at a shelter when her family moved and were unable to take her with them.

While we may not know a lot about Maggie as she is fairly new, we do know that she is affectionate with people often putting her foot up on you to ask for your attention.  She is on the small size and at a great age for a GSP – active but…

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Sep 7, 2014 / 3 notes

Spot is Adopted!

SSpot Sam Nancy DSC_0378w64pot is adopted! Actually, Spot was adopted a little while  ago and his new family has been working on integrating him into their home. So, we have been waiting for a bit of an “ending” to the story in order to tell it.

Spot, affectionately known as Rex the Wonder Dog to his family,  is reported to, “love the backyard and spends much of his time chasing things into the bushes and sunbathing in…

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Sep 6, 2014 / 3 notes

Roger Dog Has A Bright Future Thanks To You!

Roger Dog Cuteness_2014_09_06_09_17_28Roger Dog came to us with a broken leg.  It appeared that he had been hit by a car, and possibly as long as a month before we were able to get him to safety.

We took Roger Dog immediately to our vet to be examined. Dr Kang had been forwarded x-rays from the shelter vet and knew surgery was imminent. However, when Dr Kang opened up Roger Dog’s leg, he found the injury was older (over 30 days) and…

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Sep 5, 2014 / 3 notes

Meet Whitney!

Whitney dsc_4575 w64Whitney is a 1 year old black and white male German Shorthaired Pointer. This boy is extremely cute and very playful.  Whitney is well socialized in the field playing with other dogs, and loves people.

Like most young GSPs, Whitney has an abundance of energy, and he’ll need someone that can continue to give him the exercise and training he needs to thrive.

To learn more about Whitney or any of…

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