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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Matilda is Adopted!

Matilda is Adopted!

Repeat adopters, Brad and Sebrina, recently lost their very special GSP Zoey way too early to cancer.  Zoey was sweet, curious, and a little crazy, and Brad and Sebrina weren’t planning on getting another dog any time soon – but then Brad saw Matilda on our website.  Within a week, they had a new sister for...
Meet Peaches!

Meet Peaches!

Peaches is a 9 month old white with liver petite female German Shorthaired Pointer.  She was given the name Peaches by our volunteer that transported her to us because he said “she is as sweet as a Georgia Peach”. Peaches came into the rescue with kennel cough and has since recovered and is now putting...
Meet Tucker!

Meet Tucker!

Tucker is a 2-3 year old brown and white male GSP mix. He is active and strong. He originally lived in a home with a rabbit and small dogs and played with neighbor dogs often. We’ve had him in the field with other dogs, and he has done well with both dogs and people. Tucker...
Roger Dog's Surgery Explained

Roger Dog’s Surgery Explained

After Roger Dog was rescued, he was taken to College Vet Clinic where Dr Kang had been briefed and was expecting him. Dr Kang had been forwarded x-rays from the shelter vet and knew surgery was imminent. However, when Dr Kang opened up Roger Dog’s leg, he found the injury was older (over 30 days)...
Be A Part Of The 2014 Race For The Rescues!

Be A Part Of The 2014 Race For The Rescues!

We are gearing up once again for the 2014 Race for the Rescues and are looking for people to join the California GSP Rescue Team! It is the only timed race you can run or walk with your dog and help other dogs! Save the date and join us on Sunday, November 16th 2014 in...
Gracie is Adopted!

Gracie is Adopted!

Skye and Gary were considering contacting us to adopt a companion for their male GSP.  Sadly out of the blue, he became sick, and was diagnosed with cancer and passed away shortly after.  They rescued their GSP, after he was abandoned in the woods, loved him and made him a treasured member of their family. ...
Meet Olive!

Meet Olive!

Olive is a very petite 7-8 year old liver female German Shorthaired Pointer that is just as sweet as can be. This beautiful girl was picked up as a stray, and taken to a local shelter where she waited for her owners to claim her, but they never came.  Once her hold was up, we...
Update on Roger Dog

Update on Roger Dog

Just over three weeks ago Roger Dog was rescued from a high kill shelter in Southern California. This GSP Mix with a broken leg had been hit by a car, and was in need of immediate medical attention. A few days after being pulled from the shelter he was taken to Dr Kang who performed...
Charlie Bear is Adopted!

Charlie Bear is Adopted!

Charlie Bear has found his forever home! His new Dad, an avid home brewer,  has named him Barley Stein – which is also a nod to the breed’s German heritage. Michael and Janice have let us know that Charlie Bear is doing well in his new home; getting along well with his beagle bother and socializing...
Brownie is Adopted!

Brownie is Adopted!

Although 7 isn’t very old in GSP years, it is older than most adopters are looking for when they apply. Jeff,  however, was more interested in a personality fit than an age, and Brownie seemed perfect for him. As a friend of one of our volunteers, he had also seen just how active any aged...
Cappy Is Quite Comfortable

Cappy Is Quite Comfortable

We recently received an update on Cappy, and it appears he has made himself right at home. “Hard to believe that it has been just over 1 month since Cappy came to live with us!  He believes in the highest level of comfort.  He is either curled up in a chair in my office, or...
Penny is Adopted!

Penny is Adopted!

Penny has a family of her own.  April (her mom), came into the rescue pregnant and was lucky enough to find a foster home for her puppies. Penny was a love and a good possible fit for this family with young children.  She went home with Jeff and Lisa and their two young daughters to...