A hunt for a good home.

We are a breed-specific rescue specializing in German Shorthaired Pointers.
Meet Opal... A Gem Of A GSP

Meet Opal… A Gem Of A GSP

Opal is a spunky, sweet, and affectionate 11 year old GSP. She loves the other dogs, walks, and hanging out with her humans. Sadly, she was relinquished to California GSP Rescue by her adopters when a divorce forced them to give her up. She has lived with 6 children and...
Meet Scout

Meet Scout

Scout is a five year old liver roan patched male GSP.  Smart dog, he knows “sit”, “down”, “stay” and “shake”. He was regularly walked and run on a halti-style harness. Scout lived in a home with adults, children (4 yrs old when he was purchased) and a smaller dog.  The...
Meet Liam!

Meet Liam!

Liam is a 5 year old male liver and white ticked German Shorthaired Pointer.  We are not quite sure why this handsome fellow wound up at a shelter, but we are getting to know Liam, and this is what we have learned. The perfect home for Liam would be one...
Super Dog Ebony

Super Dog Ebony

Ebony isn’t your ordinary dog. She, like many of the other dogs that have passed through the rescue, is nothing less than extraordinary. Just watch the video below and see for yourself. To learn more about Ebony, click here.  
Bo Needs a Leader

Bo Needs a Leader

Do you want a dog that has a lot of training?  Do you feel you are an exceptional leader?  We may very well have the dog for you if the answer to both of those questions is a strong “YES”. Bo has had extensive training by a local professional hands on...
Macy still needs a home

Macy still needs a home

Macy came to California GSP Rescue last year after being rescued from a high kill shelter in Southern California. Her socializing skills were lacking and we had to be careful when she was off leash with other dogs. For most of the year, she has been a regular in Saturday...
Golden Paw - Doc

Golden Paw – Doc

Doc is a boy who is looking for just the right home.  He is an 8 year old male with handsome markings and a wonderful medium build.  He’s athletic and enjoys his walks and a good game of fetch.  He needs an experienced GSP owner who can give him gentle guidance;...
Latest entries
Boomer is Adopted!

Boomer is Adopted!

A one year old German Shorthaired Pointer is not for everyone – as Boomer proved after being adopted and then getting returned to the shelter for being too energetic. Luckily, we have adopters familiar with GSPs and sporting breeds who know the amount of exercise and training a young GSP requires. Boomer’s new family keeps...
Puppy Snickerdoodle is Adopted!

Puppy Snickerdoodle is Adopted!

Puppy Snickerdoodle goes home! Nathan and Melissa had been adamant that they wanted to adopt a male GSP mix.  They were quite smitten with Cookie’s puppies and came out to adopt a larger male of the group of smaller pups.  Well sometimes the best layed plans just don’t turn out as planned. Nathan and Melissa...
Rio is Safe!

Rio is Safe!

Rio was a stray that was picked up by a local kill shelter and incorrectly labeled a “brown English Pointer”. Had it not been for a volunteer looking for another GSP at a shelter and happened to see Rio’s fuzzy photo, it’s likely California GSP Rescue would never had found out about her. As it...
Adopt A GSP! Sterling!

Adopt A GSP! Sterling!

Adopt a GSP! Sterling is an approximately 4 year old male GSP with all of the energy and athleticism of a young dog. Luckily, he runs beautifully with a skateboard and bike so getting him the exercise he needs can be easy and fun. He would be easy to bring in as your only dog,...
Major Wants A Forever Home!

Major Wants A Forever Home!

Major is looking for a home. Major is a 5-8 year old male liver and white roan GSP.   This fun loving GSP may be prematurely graying on his feet and face, but his youthful activity defies his age. Major is great with dogs and people, and he rarely tires out Saturdays in the field, and...
Adopt Me! Mac!

Adopt Me! Mac!

Mac is a 6 year old black and white GSP Mix with a full tail who is now available to adopt. Mac is an amazing GSP Mix that has the perfect amount of energy for someone lucky enough to adopt him! Mac is house trained, crate trained and knows the following commands: “sit”, “stay”, “down”,...
Meet GSP Camille!

Meet GSP Camille!

Meet GSP Camille!  Camille is an approximately five year old petite all liver female GSP.  She lived in a home with a young child and came into rescue after the owner had a child and could no longer work with the energy and needs of a GSP. Camille is good with people, dogs and cats. She...
Phoenix's Christmas Wish List!

Phoenix’s Christmas Wish List!

Phoenix has a Christmas wish list, and we are hoping you can help. He has quite a personality. He is the dog with the soulful eyes that pierce right through you.  Surprisingly Phoenix can talk and has told us a few things he may like to have for Christmas.  We thought we’d pass these along...
Puppy Oreo is Adopted!

Puppy Oreo is Adopted!

Puppy Oreo is Adopted! Samantha and Darrell adopted Puppy Oreo and renamed her Leia. We recently received a wonderful email from them on how Princess Leia is doing: “Leia is great and so smart! With a new puppy, potty training remains a work in progress, she can already “come,” “sit” and “lay down.” Her favorite...
Puppy Graham is Adopted!

Puppy Graham is Adopted!

Puppy Graham is adopted! Nita and Justin were very patient while waiting to adopt their new family member, and decided a male puppy was best in their home.  They wanted a GSP, and were very open to a mix. Cookie’s puppies were born in July, and we updated them on how the puppies were doing...
Pumpkin Finds Her Forever Home!

Pumpkin Finds Her Forever Home!

Kevin and Dana waited quite a while to find the right dog for their home.  They wanted a younger female and we just simply haven’t had many of them become available for adoption recently. They were open to a mix and were “just looking for a good dog”. When Pumpkin became available, they came out...
Take Another Look at Me, Opal!

Take Another Look at Me, Opal!

This is Opal here to remind you that I’m still available for adoption.  I’m what you might consider the all around gal.  I get along with people, dogs and even cats.  I lived with children for the past seven years, and I am hoping to have a home for this holiday season. I am active and...