My name is Dolce!

German Shepherd Dog Dog for adoption in Newport Beach, California - Dolce
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I'm being cared for by:
German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County

Facts about Dolce

  • Breed: German Shepherd Dog
  • Color: Unknown
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Unknown
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 2712136

I've Had Training! Please Foster Me!

Dolce is a high energy, spirited girl, approximately 7 years old. She is approximately 60 pounds with classic beauty. Dolce prefers not to share your affection with any other dogs or cats.

Dolce is not sure how she ended up in a scary high kill shelter but she's happy that she's not there any longer. She is looking for a loving family that will give her a forever home.


Her ideal family will keep her teenage mind and body active and wishes to have only one dog. She has tremendous potential in the hands of someone who loves and appreciates spunky shepherds. Dolce needs a high fence as she is agile and will go exploring if she is bored! Dolce has had extensive training and is a great companion dog if you are looking for only one dog in your family. No small dogs or kitties for this diva, please! 

If you are interested in meeting Dolce please complete an online adoption application first and then contact

Please go to our website and complete an adoption application at: An adoption counselor will contact you to go over your application and assist you in determining which dog may be best for your particular situation.

About German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County

About Our Rescue Group...

German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that rescues, rehabilitates, and rehomes purebred German Shepherd Dogs from all over Southern California. Approximately 50% of our dogs come directly from owners who can no longer keep them for one reason or another. The other 50% of our dogs come from high-kill shelters where they have been forgotten or relinquished by their former owners.

Come Meet Our Pets...

At any given time, we have more than 75 purebred shepherds in our care. Ages range from the youngest puppies to distinguished senior dogs, with the most common ages being 2-3 years old. We typically have all colors of shepherds to choose from, from the traditional black and tan, to pure black shepherds and bi-colors, to all- white purebred shepherds. Volunteers work hard to match prospective adopters with the dogs that best meet their lifestyles, experience levels, and needs.

Please check out our web site at for the location of adoption events and fundraisers that we will be attending throughout Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside, and San Diego counties.

Our Adoption Process...

The process begins when you complete an online or in-person Adoption Application. The information that you provide allows us to learn about your expectations and experience level so that we can help you choose the right canine companion for your family. Completing the Application does not obligate you to adopt a dog from us, nor does it ensure that your request will be approved. Please note that due to the logistical challenges and our limited resources, we do not adopt dogs outside of the Southern California area.

Once you submit your Application, an experienced Adoption Counselor will contact you to talk to you personally. From there, we will schedule a Home visit to help you to ensure that the environment is safe for a curious, intelligent, large-breed dog.

Because we are funded entirely by donations, at the time of your adoption, a tax-deductible donation (minimum $350 + $25.microchip fee) will be requested. These fees will go 100% to assist the dogs in need. There are no paid staff members.