We are dedicated to the rescue and welfare of German Shepherd Dogs. Our volunteers help foster and adopt dogs to willing homes. Please help us in our efforts, for their sake.
“Every dog has a story, how it ends depends on you...”
Our homeless furry friends are in desperate need of a loving and caring home.
If you cannot adopt, any act of kindness while they wait, will change their lives forever.
 
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Special Covid 19 Announcement

We are still adopting dogs during the COVID-19 epidemic. Our public events have been cancelled, so we are using individual appointments to match families with dogs. Having a dog is a great emotional boost. This is the perfect time to adopt, since you will have lots of time to get to know your dog and set a routine.

We currently have a large number of adoption applications coming in. Consequently, we have modified our adoption process. Click here for more information.

If you’ve ever thought about fostering, do it now! You have the time, and we work with you to make sure your fostering time is fun and rewarding. Click here.

Adoption Events     Calendar Dogs

Come and see our wonderful homeless German Shepherds who need a loving caring home. For a detailed listing of All our adoption events, please click the “Calendar” link above. For a list of dogs attending our next adoption event, please click the "Event Dogs" link above.
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NEXT ADOPTION EVENTS

Danville - Cancelled
Saturday, Nov  21, 11 AM - 2 PM



German Shepherd Rescue of Northern California
2021 Calendar!

Over the past nineteen years GSRNC has found loving forever homes for over 4,700 deserving German Shepherd Dogs. Help support GSRNC's rescue efforts by ordering our 2021 calendar today! Our 8.5 x 11 wall calendars feature full-color, high quality photos of our amazing rescue dogs and make great gifts for all of the GSD lovers in your life!

Purchase yours today, before we sell out!

2020 GSRNC Calendar

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Foster Homes Needed    Foster Info

Not all of our rescue Shepherds are lucky enough to go directly into a foster home; some have to start in a kennel. Every rescue dog must be in a foster home before it can be adopted. In a foster home it will experience the love, care, and attention it needs and deserves while it is waiting to be adopted and we will observe the personality of the dog to help place it in the best possible forever home.

YOU can foster a German Shepherd Dog! Our network of rescue volunteers is there to help you with advice, and Rescue pays for the care of the dog including food and authorized veterinary expenses. Won't you consider fostering a German Shepherd who wants a second chance at a happy life? Fostering is a very rewarding experience, not only for you, but for the dogs too!

 

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Spotlight


Sierra

Spotlight Dog

Sierra is a tall girl who was pulled from the Oakland Shelter.

She is initially shy with new people, but once she warms up is a cuddle bug. She will look to her person for security and comfort.

Sierra loves to play with all toys, although she is somewhat destructive with plush ones. She is a happy pup whose entire body wiggles when she wags her tail. She loves her zoomies, indoor or out.

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