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German Shepherd Dog puppies and dogs in Escondido, California

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PALOMA

German Shepherd Dog Mixed Breed (Large)

Female, 3 yrs 3 mos
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
CHARACTERISTICS Friendly, Affectionate, Loyal, Gentle, Smart Paloma is a great girl! She is three years old and over 60 pounds, lives with other dogs, cuddles with and loves the grandkids when they visit, walks pretty well on a leash, and she lives both inside and outside. She has free roam of her yard area and the house. Paloma has been well loved by an elderly couple who must move and cannot keep Paloma. Our group met with the family and reviewed Paloma who is an absolute doll and good family dog so we offered to help find the perfect home. Her energy level is moderate and a truly lovely nature. Apply here: https://www.karmicrescue.org/dog-application.html Email here: krwbinfo1@gmail.com
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Misha

German Shepherd Dog

Female, 5 yrs 6 mos
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Misha is a bright loving girl. She is crate trained and house broken. She has been professional trained. She would be great for an adult single FEMALE only. Also the person or persons being active would be great. She is a real love. She has been spayed, vaccinated and micro-chipped. If you would like to have this beautiful black and tan female please call Vicky @ 760-672-2258. We are a rescue so a adoption fee will apply. Please go to our website http://www.k9connectionpetadoption.org to fill out the application. You must use a laptop or a computer. You must have a yard, No children. needs a yard.
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Wylder

German Shepherd Dog

Male, Puppy
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Not good with kids, Not good with dogs, Not good with cats, Needs experienced adopter, House-trained, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Wylder is a 7 month old German Shepherd rescued from an unexpected 12 pup litter. He came with zero training or house skills & will require constant attention, activities, exercise and training. He is not an easy laid back pup and not recommended for first time dog owners/no dog training experience. He lunges & barks at people, children, cats, dogsthat come within a few feet of him. He has never been on a leash or collar until in our care so he is quite chaotic on leash and very alert, fearful and reactive on walks or trails with people. He has yet to be socialized (aside from his litter mates) with people or dogs due to his current reactivity. We’re working on it! Some great things about him is he is very sweet, loyal and loving once he takes to you. He is a very fast learner and has an exponential amount of potential. He already has learned sit, shake, how to retrieve toys and drop it & more. Though, he has a long way to go, keep in mind. Pls contact me for information.
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Bluebell

German Shepherd Dog Pit Bull Terrier

Female, Adult
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Not good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.I can't say enough about Nova. Just look at this precious girl, she's not only beautiful and sweet she's smart and oh so loving&#226&#157&#164 Her foster mama says "when she loves you she loves you hard" Nova, is professionally trained so she needs an experienced owner that is willing to keep up her skills. She's a wonderful playmate with the puppies that come into our rescue, but as all dogs she must be introduced properly. Nova, thrives on love and attention so we would prefer her to be an only dog. She wants to be your cuddle bug and protector, she loves her people immensely. She's a big strong dog who doesn't realize her size. She would do best in a home with no young children. She loves hiking and playing fetch so she needs a large yard. Are you a pack leader, who can provide Nova with love and structure? Because this is what Nova needs to thrive! If you live in San Diego or surrounding areas, have a home with a yard and a minimum of a 6ft fence and would love to meet this awesome girl then please complete our adoption application at www.tlck9rescue.org Thank you TLC K9 RescueVisit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.April 14, 2024, 2:26 pm
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Rona

German Shepherd Dog Siberian Husky

Female, Adult
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Not good with kids, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
How this pet arrived:Rona was brought in by her previous owner. At SDHS:Rona is vaccinated, microchipped and spayed. She is now ready for her new home! Why this pet is the one for you:Meet Rona, a lovely lady with a gentle spirit. She loves her leash walks! She was slightly fearful when she first came into our care, but now she is forming close relationships with her caregivers. In her prior home, she lived with cats. She may do best as the only dog in the home. Because of her initial shyness, we are recommending she go into a home with no young kids (under 8). If you would like to meet Rona, bring a leash and collar to our Escondido Campus. Primary Color: Black Secondary Color: Tan Weight: 110.4 Age: 3yrs 8mths 4wks
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Cornelia

German Shepherd Dog Border Collie

Female, Adult
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Not good with kids, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
How this pet arrived:Cornelia was brought in by our Humane Law Enforcement Team on 2/13/2024. At SDHS:Cornelia is vaccinated, microchipped and spayed. She is now ready for her new home! Why this pet is the one for you:Meet Cornelia! She was initially a little shy in our care, but she's been a good girl with us and she's shown an eagerness to trust and learn. Cornelia knows 'sit', hinting at her potential for further training. Because of her initial shyness, we are recommending she go to a home with no young kids (under 10). In a patient understanding home, she is sure to become a loyal and loving companion. If you would like to meet Cornelia, grab a leash and collar and head to our Escondido Campus.https://resources.sdhumane.org/Resource_Center/Behavior_and_Training/Behavior_Tips_for_Your_New_Pet Primary Color: Red Secondary Color: Black Weight: 33 Age: 3yrs 2mths 0wks

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URGENT! Foster or Adopt

German Shepherd Dog Husky

Female, 3 yrs 7 mos
San Marcos, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
* COURTESY POSTING * People say my eyes draw them in and then my nature keeps them loving me! I am good with other dogs, but cats are not my cup of tea. Do you like walking adventures? I do, I do!!! I’m Sable, and am around 3 years old and about 56 lbs. Do you like adorable and friendly pups like me and want to be best friends furever? Great! Let's meet in person! Fill out an application today. I know you will fall in love! Sable was initially shy in the shelter as seen in the video, but she learned to trust. She needs that special someone to help her feel safe and loved. SABLE I am described as a spayed female, sable and white German Shepherd Dog mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 years old. I weigh approximately 65 lbs Please visit this link to complete an adoption application if you are interested in fostering or adopting sweet Sable. https://thelittlereddog.org/dog-adoption-form
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Adopt me

German Shepherd Dog

Female, 6 mos
San Marcos, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Debbie along with several other puppies were confiscated as part of a hoarding case. Thankfully, she and her siblings were rescued from the shelter and are now looking for loving forever homes. She is being fostered in Orange County. Please contact us for the rescue’s adoption application, if interested in adopting her. DEBBIE Spayed female, tan and black German Shepherd Dog and Pit Bull Terrier. I am about 5 months old I weigh approximately 30 lbs.
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Adopt Dillon

German Shepherd Dog

Male, 5 mos
San Marcos, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Gorgeous 16 week old male puppy Dillon is ready for his loving forever family. Dillon is an amazingly behaved puppy that is sweet with everyone he meets and is super sweet with children. He was rescued from a hoarding situation and arrived super thin and only weighed 13 1:2 pounds. He’s eating well, sleeps in his crate the whole night through and is potty trained when he has access to the yard. He’s incredibly smart, intuitive, alert and wants to please you and love you unconditionally. Dillon will be an amazing addition to any loving family looking for a handsome shepherd mix puppy. Dillon is neutered, microchipped, received his comprehensive fecal test, wellness exam and rabies vaccination. He’s also had two rounds of puppy boosters and only needs one more in 3 weeks. He is an absolute gem of a puppy that deserves his happily ever after.
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Foster or Adopt!

German Shepherd Dog Shepherd (Unknown Type)

Female, 7 mos
San Marcos, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
WE ARE COURTESY POSTING THIS PUPPY FOR HER ORANGE COUNTY RESCUE TO HELP HER FIND A HOME. Bindi arrived with her two sisters at a municipal shelter in the Inland Empire. She was the last of her sisters left and found herself on the deadline list due to Shelter overcrowding. Thankfully, she’s been saved by a rescue, and now needs either a foster home or adoptive home. She is spayed, current on her vaccinations, micro chipped, and fecal tested. If you are interested in fostering or adopting Bindi, please reach out so we can connect you to her rescue. BINDI I am described as a spayed, female, sable and white Shepherd mix. I am about 7 months old I weigh approximately 34.60 lbs.
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S'Mores

German Shepherd Dog Rottweiler

Female, 2 yrs 3 mos
Valley Center, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Not good with kids, Good with dogs, Not good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION! (Located in Valley Center, CA, North San Diego County) S'mores is ready for her forever home! S'mores is a sweet young shepherd mix. She was rescued from a Riverside County shelter and is fostered here at Ash Tree Ranch Rescue in Valley Center. She is good with people and most other dogs, is spayed, microchipped, and up to date on vaccinations. S'mores is content when spending time at home with her person/people and also likes to be active. She'd be a great walking or jogging partner. We have not had her around kids, so an adult home is best. She hasn't had much formal training, so some direction will be required, but she is smart, a fast learner, and is very willing. If left alone outside at all, S'mores will need a 6' fenced yard or kennel. Message me for more info if you are interested in providing a great home for S'mores.
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Bouncer

German Shepherd Dog

Male, 1 yr
Valley Center, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Bouncer is a very cute baby boy that was said to be "a rottie-type" when he was sent to us by a shelter. At this stage, he could also pass for a bi-color german shepherd as well! Whatever his ancestry, Bouncer has a great personality. He's outgoing and fearless! He is also gentle and loving and is going to be an amazing and beautiful companion. He loves people and other dogs that will tolerate his "puppiness". He's got some big paws, so he may grow to be quite large! As of June 2023, Bouncer is about three months old. He's vetted and has had his first two shots. Adopter will be required to neuter Bouncer prior to 7 mos of age. ATRRi will cover cost of neuter for San Diego County adopter if done in San Diego at a facility of ATRRi's choice. Ash Tree Ranch Rescue does consider out of area adoption applications. Bouncer is currently in Southern California but transport to Nor Cal, OR or WA is included in adoption fee. Transport to other states and Canada can be arranged at adopter's expense.

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Kitana

Belgian Malinois German Shepherd Dog

Female, Young
Escondido, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.Hi everyone my nameis Kitana. I LOVE people, kids and dogs no matter their size. I'm very playful with other gentle doggies and share my toys well. I'm completely kennel trained and sleep through the night without a peep. I've been well trained. I love going with my foster family to the park, hiking and boy do I love the beach and to Home Depot where I get lots of love and belly rubs. Lol My foster mama says I'm a ham. Hahaha. I'm smart, know how to sit and wait for my treats, food, veggies and fruit and I'm oh so eager to please and learn. I honestly can't tell you enough about Kitana!! There isn't a person, kid dog or cat she doesn't love!!! She's respectful and oh so sweet, if you allow her to sleep on your lap she will definitely take you up on it. She's a great companion to anyone that would love and cherish her sweet disposition. She's adored by all our other rescue dogs and puppies, oh how they have a blast playing with Kitana. Kitana, needs a home she's been in rescue for far too long. She needs a loving family and a couch she can lay on next to you and the kids for a Netflix night..oh how she loves to watch animal planet. Lol . She is truly a great an amazing young doggie a true puppy at heart. I can't wait to see her explore the world with her own family. You will never regret adopting Kitana. She had a rough start in life, but her past is in the past. All she needs now is a family and a home to call her own for ever. If you live in Escondido, San Diego County or surrounding areas have a home with a yard and a minimum of a 6-foot fence and would love to open your heart and home to Kitana, then please complete our adoption application at www.tlck9rescue.orgVisit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.April 14, 2024, 2:26 pm

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2.2 miles

Karmic Rescue - Escondido

Escondido, CA 92025

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Rescue

2.5 miles

K9 Connection Pet Re Homing and Adoption

Escondido, CA 92029

Pet Types: dogs

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, farm animals, horses, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, farm animals, horses, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, farm animals, horses, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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Rescue

3.4 miles

TLC K9 Rescue

Escondido, CA 92027

Pet Types: dogs

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Shelter

3.4 miles

San Diego Humane Society - Escondido Campus

3500 Burnet Drive, Escondido, CA 92027

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, farm animals, horses, rabbits, reptiles, small animals

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