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
Brandy is Adopted!

Brandy is Adopted!

Brandy is everything you read about a GSP – a true “velcro dog”, which is exactly what Jeremy and his family were looking for.  She’s been affectionate, great with their other dog, and always wants to be near her family members. She has also been a great ambassador for rescue as Jeremy tells us friends...
Meet Winston!

Meet Winston!

Winston is a 7 year old liver and white male German Shorthaired Pointer.  He gets along well with other dogs and has had some training and knows the commands come, sit, stay, lay down, fetch, and whoa.  Winston walks well on a leash and would make a great running buddy. Winston has some tendencies to...
Frieda is Adopted!

Frieda is Adopted!

When Michelle and Mike were looking for their first family dog, they knew they wanted  a running partner,  but mostly they wanted a dog that would be an excellent match for their three young daughters. They were patient and although it took about 6 weeks, they put their faith in the rescue and waited for...
Meet Piper!

Meet Piper!

Piper is a 2 year old liver and white ticked German Shorthaired Pointer. She is good with other dogs and people, but is very good at entertaining herself as well. Being a young GSP, Piper needs plenty of exercise to keep her busy!  She walks great on a leash so that will be easy!  Of...
Getting to Know Gracie

Getting to Know Gracie

To say Gracie is a volunteer favorite is an understatement.  She is so affectionate with people and so well mannered with all of the dogs in the field.  She is a great size and demeanor.  She is a love! She is the perfect “turn key” dog, and could go to almost any home, although she would...
Do you know this dog?

Do you know this dog?

Please read the following description and let us know if this GSP reminds YOU of  a dog you know: He is obsessed with balls, kongs and flies. If  you put the ball away, be sure it is high and he doesn’t see you do it – or he will find a way to get it!...
An Important Message From Trigger

An Important Message From Trigger

My name is Trigger and I lived with a really nice man almost all of my life. He loved me, he trained and pet me, and I had some other dogs in our house for company. Not too long ago, he wasn’t there any more and the rest of the family brought me here to the...
The 2014 Ventura Pooch Parade!

The 2014 Ventura Pooch Parade!

CA GSP Rescue will be at the 17th Annual Pooch Parade & Pet Expo in Ventura! Sunday July 20, 2014 9:00 am – 4:00 pm San Buenaventura State Beach Park Ventura, Ca. Come on out and stop by our booth to say hello and meet some of our rescued German Shorthaired Pointers available for adoption!...
Lady Bird is Adopted!

Lady Bird is Adopted!

Lady Bird had quite an adventure getting to GSP Rescue. She exited the Sacramento shelter with the help of NorCal GSP Rescue, and made it down to us with the help of some volunteers with Pilots and Paws. One of those volunteers, Eric, thought Lady Bird was something very special and applied to adopt her....
Matrix Here Waiting...

Matrix Here Waiting…

Matrix here…”I’m in foster care and I am waiting for a home of my own.  People see me and overlook me because I’m eight, but I have a lot of surprises for them and what they don’t know, is most of them couldn’t keep up with the likes of ME! I love to play with my...
Orion is a Star!

Orion is a Star!

Orion (one of Missy’s puppies) family wanted to let us know how he’s doing – we thought you might enjoy it too! “Just wanted to pass along an update about Orion (formally Blazer). His unofficial birthday was the last week of June, so he’s now about one year old. We wanted the rescue to know...
Chad Ochoa Cinco Finds His Soul Mate

Chad Ochoa Cinco Finds His Soul Mate

Many of our adopters have only owned German Shorthaired Pointers while others have had many different breeds. Ed and Eleen are repeat adopters with at least one cat friendly GSP in the pack. They know and understand the need for rescue as there is always a number of unwanted dogs and cats at the local...