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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Nilla is Adopted!

Nilla is Adopted!

Dean and his wife were well prepared to take home their new “love” of a dog.  Nilla had a perfect liver “heart” on her back side. As a family they went to pre-puppy classes and were geared up to start training as soon as they took Nilla home.  Their whole family was excited to take...
Meet Boomer!

Meet Boomer!

Boomer is a 1 year old male GSP. Young and energetic times two. Returned to the shelter the first time because he had too much energy, uh… he is a young German Shorthaired Pointer. Boomer loves playing with the other high energy dogs and also likes to play fetch. He will need some training and...
Maggie is Safe!

Maggie is Safe!

Last week Maggie showed up at the shelter after being dropped off by her owner who was reportedly moving and couldn’t take her. For those that don’t know, shelters aren’t the place you should ever consider taking your beloved pet. While Los Angeles Shelters adoption rates have substantially increased over the past years, there is...
Meet Delilah!

Meet Delilah!

Delilah is a two year old white and liver female German Shorthaired Pointer.  Delilah is an amazing girl that loves to play, gets along well with other dogs, and is your typical “velcro dog” that loves her people. Delilah is super athletic, loves to retrieve and we have discovered she has an amazing point.  We...
Boomer is Safe!

Boomer is Safe!

There are a couple of times a year that the California GSP Rescue visits the same shelter for a different dog needing rescued just days after having visited and rescuing a dog. Boomer is the second GSP to show up at a local shelter just days after we had rescued Delilah. However, unlike Delilah, Boomer...
Meet Sable!

Meet Sable!

Sable is a two year old all liver GSP that has lived with young children and another GSP.  Sable knows commands such as “sit”, “potty”, “down”, “swim” and “fetch”. She is house trained and knows how to use a doggy door. She is possibly a candidate for someone with a cat – she has lived...
Delilah is Safe!

Delilah is Safe!

There are several times throughout the year when there seem to be more GSPs at the shelter and needing to be re-homed. With the end of summer quickly approaching and Labor Day next week, we are reminded that not everyone values their dog more than a vacation. Delilah left us scratching our heads when she...
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...