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We are a breed-specific rescue specializing in German Shorthaired Pointers.
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Halloween Safety Tips From Newton and Niels!

Halloween Safety Tips From Newton and Niels!

Halloween can be a festive and fun time for children and families. But for pets, it can be a downright nightmare. Avoid the stress and dangers for your pets this year by following these 10 easy tips. 1. Trick-or-treat candies are not for pets. All forms of chocolate – especially baking or dark chocolate can...
Razz is Racing for the Rescues!

Razz is Racing for the Rescues!

Razz is representing the California GSP Rescue at the upcoming Race for the Rescues on November 16th! We had only one dog to choose, but the choice was easy. Razz represents the second chance we feel these wonderful dogs deserve. The dedication of our volunteers to find them a forever home, and the wonderful people who...
Meet Spike!

Meet Spike!

Spike is a 5 year old male German Shorthaired Pointer.  Spike gets along with other dogs, and loves people! Spike pulls on a leash, so he would need a home with someone that is willing to help in this area by making sure he gets continued training, and plenty of daily exercise a young GSP...
Robbie One Year Later

Robbie One Year Later

We love hearing from our adopters. Robbie was adopted a year ago by Tyler and Julia, and recently sent in the following update: “Robbie is doing well and loves living up in the mountains (as far as we can tell)! He has settled in nicely to our routine and it seems like he knows he...
In Memory of Klaus... The Face We Will Never Forget

In Memory of Klaus… The Face We Will Never Forget

If you follow our website, and were on Facebook back in May of 2013, you might remember the 13 year old GSP that was surrendered to the shelter by his owners, when they were no longer able to care for him.  The photo went viral, and we did not waste any time getting him to...
Scout is Adopted!

Scout is Adopted!

Austin and Amanda made a marathon trip traveling well over four hours each way in one day to meet and adopt Scout.  Gracie, Scout’s new blue Great Dane sister, and he enjoyed a pup-achino at Starbucks on their drive home together, and are learning each others’ boundaries. Austin had wanted a GSP for a while,...
Meet Liam!

Meet Liam!

Liam is a 5 year old male liver and white ticked German Shorthaired Pointer.  We are not quite sure why this handsome fellow wound up at a shelter, but we are getting to know Liam, and this is what we have learned. The perfect home for Liam would be one with a mellow dog.  He...
Forrest Has His Eye On The Finish Line

Forrest Has His Eye On The Finish Line

Forrest is a 12-1/2 year old German Shorthaired Pointer. He was rescued when he was about 18 months old. For the past 11 years, he has been a happy, healthy and active GSP that has been surrounded by an abundance of love from his family. Forrest belongs to two of our volunteers, and we asked...
Sheriff is Safe!

Sheriff is Safe!

Unlike the shelter from where Spike was rescued, Sheriff was in a remote shelter that reached out to California GSP Rescue for assistance. Sheriff was found as a stray and had been diagnosed with demodectic mange that isn’t difficult to treat. However, arranging transportation from remote shelters can present a challenge. The shelters aren’t able...
Maggie is Adopted!

Maggie is Adopted!

Mike and Robin came out to meet Maggie, a nice gentle five year old female GSP that was turned into the shelter because of her owners’ move. We knew a little about her from her transporter and her first days at the rescue.  We knew that she was good with dogs and people alike and...
Elvis is Safe!

Elvis is Safe!

Recently we learned of a GSP at a local shelter that was rescue only. When we inquired about why he was rescue only, and we were told it was because they thought he might be blind. Uncommon but not unheard of, California GSP Rescue has placed a few blind dogs. We asked the shelter if...
Meet Cookie!

Meet Cookie!

Cookie is an approximately 2.5 year old female German Shorthaired Pointer.  She is liver roan in color, and is a very active playful young female GSP. Cookie is a young GSP with a ton of energy, and will need an adopter that is willing to give her plenty of exercise and continued training, and also...