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Facts about me

Breed
German Shepherd Dog
Color
Tan/Yellow/Fawn - with White
Age
Young
Size
(When grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Weight
Sex
Male
Pet ID

My info

Small blue checkmark Purebred
Small blue checkmark Shots current
Small blue checkmark Spayed / Neutered

My story

Leo von Lehrberg is a beautiful 16-month-old German Shepherd (mix?). This super-affectionate pup is an all-around engaging, happy and playful guy. Leo is friendly with everyone he meets, has done well with children, and can’t wait to shower you with gentle kisses. He loves to rest his head in your lap and look up to ask for head scratches with those beautiful eyes. He is housebroken, crate-trained, and knows his sit and down commands. Leo enjoys his walks and trips to the dog park. While he may pull a bit at the start, he quickly settles in. In his playgroups, Leo is the resident concierge – he likes to greet his furry buddies as they enter the yard, and he is happy to play and explore with the pack. Leo is a sweet boy who adores attention from humans and dogs alike. (He has done well with small dogs but says no to kitty friends.) He'll do best with people who are around more and another playful pup. If you’re looking for a happy young dog, Leo would love to meet you!

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN Leo von Lehrberg YOU MUST FILL OUT AN ADOPTION APPLICATION ON OUR WEBSITE: www.sheprescue.org

Application link: http://www.sheprescue.org/Application_to_Adopt_a_Dog%20Main.html

Based on our experience, Westside's current thinking is to usually match first-time shepherd owners with a mix versus a purebred shepherd. Mixes are "softer" and somewhat more malleable. Exceptions can be made, however, for first-time adopters who show the confidence and leadership tendencies that purebreds will respect and respond to. Counselors have to use good judgment in assessing the attributes of the adopter, as well as of the dog. If you have doubts, get a second opinion from Robin or another experienced counselor.
Leo von Lehrberg is a beautiful 16-month-old German Shepherd (mix?). This super-affectionate pup is an all-around engaging, happy and playful guy. Leo is friendly with everyone he meets, has done well with children, and can’t wait to shower you with gentle kisses. He loves to rest his head in your lap and look up to ask for head scratches with those beautiful eyes. He is housebroken, crate-trained, and knows his sit and down commands. Leo enjoys his walks and trips to the dog park. While he may pull a bit at the start, he quickly settles in. In his playgroups, Leo is the resident concierge – he likes to greet his furry buddies as they enter the yard, and he is happy to play and explore with the pack. Leo is a sweet boy who adores attention from humans and dogs alike. (He has done well with small dogs but says no to kitty friends.) He'll do best with people who are around more and another playful pup. If you’re looking for a happy young dog, Leo would love to meet you!

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN Leo von Lehrberg YOU MUST FILL OUT AN ADOPTION APPLICATION ON OUR WEBSITE: www.sheprescue.org

Application link: http://www.sheprescue.org/Application_to_Adopt_a_Dog%20Main.html

Based on our experience, Westside's current thinking is to usually match first-time shepherd owners with a mix versus a purebred shepherd. Mixes are "softer" and somewhat more malleable. Exceptions can be made, however, for first-time adopters who show the confidence and leadership tendencies that purebreds will respect and respond to. Counselors have to use good judgment in assessing the attributes of the adopter, as well as of the dog. If you have doubts, get a second opinion from Robin or another experienced counselor.
Rescue

Westside German Shepherd Rescue of Los Angeles

Contact info

Their adoption process

Additional adoption info

In order to adopt any dog from Westside German Shepherd Rescue, one must fill out an adoption application first. Upon receipt of your application, a Westside adoption counselor will contact you.We do aerial home checks and you may be asked to supply pictures as well as arranging for a home visit prior to adoption. Adoption fees vary with each dog and typically range from $150 to $500. They are set, taking into account the dog's age, training level, temperament, if they’re newly arrived, medical condition(s) (if any) and other factors. Adoption fees are used not only to rescue and place the dog you are personally adopting, but to aid in the future rescue and rehabilitation of other deserving dogs. Adoption fees are necessary; without fees our rescue efforts would quickly come to an end. The adoption fee includes spay/neuter, microchip and up to date vaccinations. COVID-19 UPDATE: ADOPTION DAYS ******* Pre-approved applicants only ******* If you have submitted an on-line application but have not been approved by our volunteer, please do NOT come down to meet dogs as we won't be able to show you any. No on-site screening at this time. Once approved and told to come meet dogs, we will be happy to help you.
In order to adopt any dog from Westside German Shepherd Rescue, one must fill out an adoption application first. Upon receipt of your application, a Westside adoption counselor will contact you.We do aerial home checks and you may be asked to supply pictures as well as arranging for a home visit prior to adoption. Adoption fees vary with each dog and typically range from $150 to $500. They are set, taking into account the dog's age, training level, temperament, if they’re newly arrived, medical condition(s) (if any) and other factors. Adoption fees are used not only to rescue and place the dog you are personally adopting, but to aid in the future rescue and rehabilitation of other deserving dogs. Adoption fees are necessary; without fees our rescue efforts would quickly come to an end. The adoption fee includes spay/neuter, microchip and up to date vaccinations. COVID-19 UPDATE: ADOPTION DAYS ******* Pre-approved applicants only ******* If you have submitted an on-line application but have not been approved by our volunteer, please do NOT come down to meet dogs as we won't be able to show you any. No on-site screening at this time. Once approved and told to come meet dogs, we will be happy to help you.

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Wednesday: 11 am - 3 pm Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm Sunday: 1 pm - 4 pm Other days by appointment only.
Wednesday: 11 am - 3 pm Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm Sunday: 1 pm - 4 pm Other days by appointment only.

More about this rescue

Westside German Shepherd Rescue of Los Angeles is a 501c3 non-profit, no-kill rescue committed to saving all types of German Shepherd Dogs from high kill shelters and re-homing them to loving, qualified families.
Westside German Shepherd Rescue of Los Angeles is a 501c3 non-profit, no-kill rescue committed to saving all types of German Shepherd Dogs from high kill shelters and re-homing them to loving, qualified families.