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;...
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Meet Simon!

Meet Simon!

Simon is a two year old male black and white ticked German Shorthaired Pointer.  Simon came to us as a stray, so we didn’t know much about him when he came in, but since he has been with us, this is what we have learned about this beautiful guy. He loves attention (Just like ALL GSP’s)...
Aisha is Adopted!

Aisha is Adopted!

Chris and Susan contacted us before submitting an application to make sure we would adopt to families that don’t hunt…..but of course!  We are looking for good lifelong committed homes for the dogs in our care.  While some dogs may go on to hunt, some also don’t have the desire to hunt, and the key...
Lucky is Adopted!

Lucky is Adopted!

When Ron lost his first GSP, Buddy, he knew he wanted to adopt again, but wanted to take his time and find the right match. Ron had supported many of the GSP Rescue causes and contributed to dogs needing medical care, but hadn’t had time in the past to do what he really wanted to...
Meet Charlotte!

Meet Charlotte!

Charlotte is a beautiful ten year old liver and white ticked female German Shorthaired Pointer.  She is such a happy, energetic, and sweet girl!  Sadly, she has lost her home twice now – both times due to her owners’ string of bad luck and loosing their homes. Charlotte was certainly not given up by any...
Meet Clyde!

Meet Clyde!

Clyde is a 6 year old stunning liver and white ticked male German Shorthaired Pointer.  This big and graceful boy has unfortunately lost his home twice now; once due to his owner’s death and most recently due to his owner loosing her home. In both homes, Clyde has had a GSP sister to rely on. He...
Simon Is Safe!

Simon Is Safe!

Simon showed up in a shelter out of our normal area we serve several weeks ago. Initially the shelter had some health concerns whether he had vision in both eyes. Any type of health concerns a shelter might have are much bigger concerns for California GSP Rescue as the dogs can be deemed un-adoptable and...
Cookie's Puppies Are Here!

Cookie’s Puppies Are Here!

Cookie came into the rescue very pregnant.  She was a purebred GSP with a full belly and she was just weeks from giving birth. Within the first few weeks after coming to us, Cookie delivered a litter of sweet little puppies we call GSP cute mixes! Cookie has been a good and caring mama and recently weaned her babies....
Olive is Adopted!

Olive is Adopted!

Drina grew up with GSP’s her whole life.  When her beloved Bella passed away she reached out to us to find a senior companion for her 13 year old GSP Duke who was clearly missing his sister. Olive had just come into the rescue just at the right time, as it turned out, she was...
Update on Buddy Rudy

Update on Buddy Rudy

Things finally seem to be looking up for our beautiful Buddy Rudy.  The incision from his surgery for the abscess seems to be healing quite nicely and he is getting back to his old self. He is eager to hunt and looking forward to visits from the volunteers again. Thankfully, his appetite has returned as...
Alumni GSP Rescue Dog Roxy Pretty In Pink!

Alumni GSP Rescue Dog Roxy Pretty In Pink!

Roxy, our former California GSP Rescue dog and Breast Cancer Survivor, joins the Paws Fur Pink 5K Run/Walk for Breast Cancer as their Poster Dog this Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Liberty Station in San Diego.  For more information about this event, follow this link! Roxy recently underwent a triple mastectomy after five hard lumps...
Oakley Goes Camping!

Oakley Goes Camping!

We love hearing from adopters and especially enjoy updates where the dogs are included in family activities. Oakley was adopted a few years ago and we recently received this update from Michael. I have been taking Oakley camping so I thought I would share a few pics, he is doing really great. He loves to...
Matt is Adopted!

Matt is Adopted!

Matt isn’t exactly the 4 year old female GSP that Wendy applied for, but as it turns out, he’s been a great match for her! When presented with a young female and Matt (7 year old male), Wendy decided that Matt would be harder to find a home for, and decided to open hers! Wendy...