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Our Featured Shingle Springs, CA Partner:

El Dorado County German Shepherd Rescue

Dog adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.

5820 Marybelle Lane
Shingle Springs, CA 95682
(530) 677-6444

http://www.edcgsr.com

Pets at Our Rescue Group:

Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:

We serve El Dorado County but are willing to expand and adopt dogs out to other counties if necessary.

About Our Rescue Group:

EDCGSR is a non profit corporation providing shelter and care for unwanted German Shepherd dogs. Our operation houses 10-12 dogs however not all are adoptable due to behavior or physical issues undergoing therapy. Cindy is a T-Touch practitioner as well as an experienced trainer and can help you with challenges you have with your pets.
Zane, featured on the right is one of our pride and joys and has obtained permanent status at our home. Zane, with his brothers and sisters, play a critical role in helping us with new comers by providing excellent role models. For more information regarding our operation please feel free to give us a call to schedule a visit.

Donate to Our Rescue Group...

The purpose of El Dorado County German Shepherd Rescue provides refuge and makes ready for adoption, unwanted, abused, abandoned, or neglected German Shepherds, as well as educate the general public regarding animal welfare. German Shepherds which are unwanted or unable to be adopted by our animal control services are brought to our facility where they are rehabilitated and socialized providing excellent companions available for adoption. Through out our years of servicing El Dorado and surrounding counties we have hosted many organizations including, scout troops and high schools offering community service program requirements, resulting in education on the importance of spaying and neutering their pets and exposure to the needed care of abandon animals. Elementary school students regularly visit our site on scheduled day trips and are taught the importance of care and respect for all animals and nature. This rescue is funded solely through donations, and there is always a need for help of time, supplies and foster care. If you are interested in making a donation of time, money, or supplies please contact us. We are a non-profit 5013c organization and all donations are tax deductible. The dogs and I thank you for taking the time to help animals. Our non profit tax ID# is 48-1272724.

Our Adoption Process:

We require the potential adopter to make 1-2 visits to the rescue to get acquainted with the dog. A house visit to the adopters house is a must. A contract must be filled out and adoption fees range anywhere from $100-$250, depending on the age and breed of the dog.

Our Adopted Pets:

We have helped lots of pets connect with loving and caring owners. Check out our adopted pets list!

Why should you adopt?

Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! What is the difference between adopting a dog or puppy versus getting dogs for sale or puppies for sale from a dog breeder? When someone is breeding puppies, they are creating new dogs who need homes. Some people are interested in a very specific breed of dog or puppy and they think the only way to find that specific breed is to buy a dog for sale from a puppy breeder. Yet animal shelters are filled with dogs who must find homes. So rather than buying a dog or puppy for sale from a dog breeder, we encourage people to adopt a dog or adopt a puppy at their local animal shelter, SPCA, humane society or pet rescue group.