A hunt for a good home.

We are a breed-specific rescue specializing in German Shorthaired Pointers.
Meet Max!

Meet Max!

Max is a smart 3-4 year old male liver roan GSP.  Max is very athletic and, while at 4, will need a good amount of exercise.  Max will also need lots of training as he is intelligent and may not have received strong training in his first home.  He responds...
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
The 6th Annual Big Dogs Rock Adoption Event!

The 6th Annual Big Dogs Rock Adoption Event!

Come on out to the 6th Annual Big Dogs Rock Adoption Event 2014! Join the California GSP Rescue at the 6th Annual Big Dogs Rock Adoption event! Meet the Shorthairs at this fun event on the ever so popular dog spot, Fiesta Island! This event is hosted by San Diego Animal Support Foundation! Saturday, Sept...
Harlem is Adopted

Harlem is Adopted

Sometimes a dog stays with us 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...
Blossom is Safe!

Blossom is Safe!

When 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)...
Fozzy Adopts Emma!

Fozzy Adopts Emma!

Well, 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...
Chase Takes Up Skateboarding!

Chase Takes Up Skateboarding!

Chase 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,...
A Tribute to The Hero Dogs of 9/11

A Tribute to The Hero Dogs of 9/11

Southern California GSP Rescue pays tribute to the men and women and 300 dogs that helped with the search and rescue efforts of 9/11.  We will never forget…
Roxy is Adopted!

Roxy is Adopted!

Roxy 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...
Meet Sydney!

Meet Sydney!

Sydney 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...
Meet Maggie!

Meet Maggie!

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...
Spot is Adopted!

Spot is Adopted!

Spot 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...
Roger Dog Has A Bright Future Thanks To You!

Roger Dog Has A Bright Future Thanks To You!

Roger 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...
Meet Whitney!

Meet Whitney!

Whitney 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...