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German Shepherd Dog puppies and dogs in Lake Forest, California

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These German Shepherd Dogs are available in Lake Forest, California.
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Jewel

German Shepherd Dog Mixed Breed (Medium)

Female, 2 yrs 10 mos
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Please welcome Jewel!  Jewel is a beautiful, cream and white German Shepherd mix who is 2 years old and weighs approximately 45 pounds.  She was rescued from a high kill shelter.  Jewel was a staff favorite, and it was reported that this sweet girl was being bullied by her kennel mates.  Jewel is now thriving under the loving care of her foster mom!  She has the most mesmerizing eyes, is very affectionate and absolutely loves being rubbed and scratched!  German Shepherds are known for their intelligence and unwavering loyalty, they need proper training to reach their full potential.  She will need an active individual or family who has time to dedicate to taking her for long walks or hikes. Jewel is good with all dogs with proper introductions and would also do well as an only dog.  Jewel is potty trained, leash trained and has not been exposed to cats or small children.  Jewel is spayed, dewormed, microchipped and up to date on her vaccinations.  If you are interested in meeting or adopting this sweet girl, please visit our website www.lolr.org. ##1698874##
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Ali B

German Shepherd Dog Mixed Breed (Medium)

Female, 11 mos
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Please welcome Ali B!  Ali is a beautiful 40 pound 10 month old female Shepard mix rescued from a high kill shelter and is tracking to weigh approximately 60 pounds when fully grown.  Ali is sweet and affectionate and loves to give kissess!  Ali has a fun, playful spirit and needs lots of exercise to feel her very best; Ali will do great with an active individual or family.  She loves to run, play and chase other doggies, and absolutely loves to play in water!  Ali is smart, very sweet, and very affectionate.  She loves to cuddle and and will be your best friend for belly rubs!  Ali is good with all dogs but loves her hoomans.  She is crate trained and has not been exposed to cats or young children.  Please remember that puppies are a lot of work and will need continued socialization and training as they grow.  Ali is up to date on her vaccinations and has been dewormed and microchipped. She will be spayed when age appropriate, so a spay deposit may be required.  If you are interested in meeting and adopting this sweet girl, please go to www.lolr.org to fill out an adoption application. ##1762089##
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Emma

German Shepherd Dog

Female, Young
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Not good with cats, Needs experienced adopter, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
I believe she is around one and a half to two years old. Spade female we adopted from a Animal Shelter. We have had her for a little over 6 months. She is now house broken and crate trained. She is still full of energy! We have a second dog and they get along well but she should be socialized more to burn energy and learn her boundaries. She needs to be in a home with a high fence as she can jump over a four or five foot fence. I believe she will be a great dog with an experienced owner or more training. She will love her owner and won’t want to leave your side!
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Sasha

German Shepherd Dog Husky

Female, Puppy
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
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Story
Sasha is a very sweet and smart puppy. She is very beautiful and a bit shy. I have a very busy schedule with work and school I can not keep up with maintaining to keep her unfortunately. I want her to go to a good family that can take care of her and love her. She was born Nov. 5th, 2023
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Oso (CP) - Adopt Me!

German Shepherd Dog

Male, Young
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats,
Story
Looking for an eager, teenaged, goofy puppy who wants to learn and to please? That's me, Oso! I love kids, I love my walks, am around a year old, I'm housetrained, crate trained and now am also leash trained! What's next??? Bring it on! I also love finding sticks on the ground and taking them with me- guess you'll want to work on that. next I am a large pup - I was 70 lbs in early May and am still growing. Did you know that I like to talk? Yep, I do. I am a work-in-progress regarding doggie manners with other dogs but am never aggressive - I just never was taught the right way. Oh...remember that I like those sticks? I like them because I love to chew on things. My foster mom always puts me in my crate when she is gone to make sure she sets me up for success (a fancy way to say that she keeps me from chewing on things). TLRD isn't sure of my story and I'm doing all I can to move on - why dwell on the past? The theory is that my owners were evicted and I was left behind. I was running loose in a neighborhood for a few days when a nice lady happened to walk across the street. I liked her and she was able to catch me. Ready for puppy energy? Ready for a working dog who wants to work for you and please you? Then you are in the right spot! Fill out an application for me today!February 28, 2024, 1:52 am
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Cruizer - Adopt Me!

German Shepherd Dog

Male, Adult
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Not good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
What the heck is up guyz?! My name is Cruizier! Not only am I the 'goodest boy,' I'm also a silly goose, mega handsome, and a smart boy who loves to show off my smile and cool spotted tongue. I walk great on leash, I know 'heel', and am a volunteer favorite (shhhhh - don't tell the others!). I'm a young boy, around 4 years old and 70 pounds. I prefer a cat-free pack, but I'm good with other dogs. I'm house trained and always keep my kennel super clean. I would love to give you lots of kisses and be your best friend forever! Are you ready to meet me and have many adventures together? Please fill out an application today!February 28, 2024, 1:52 am

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These German Shepherd Dogs are available for adoption close to Lake Forest, California.
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Lili

German Shepherd Dog Belgian Malinois

Female, 11 mos
Los Angeles /Barstow, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs,
Story
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Maggie

German Shepherd Dog Shepherd (Unknown Type)

Female, 10 mos
Los Angeles /Barstow, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats,
Story
She in a temp foster home in barstow bc owner passawsy we can set up ameet and greet with appt as well
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Sun

German Shepherd Dog Retriever (Unknown Type)

Male, 11 mos
Los Angeles /Barstow, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs,
Story
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Pansy

German Shepherd Dog Rhodesian Ridgeback

Female, 11 mos
Los Angeles /Barstow, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats,
Story
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Bonded Pair
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Valor von Vastorf

German Shepherd Dog

Male, Young
Los Angeles, CA
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Valor von Vastorf is a very handsome 2 year old German Shepherd. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN Valor von Vastorf 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.
Bonded Pair
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Addison von Alzey

German Shepherd Dog

Male, Adult
Los Angeles, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Addison von Alzey is a gorgeous, 3-4 -year-old, long-haired German Shepherd on the smaller side. She is always excited to go on her walk, because she loves to explore around and discover new things. Also, she walks amazingly well on leash, loves to be by your side and is just a dream companion. Addison is an amazing girl, with a beautiful and caring personality. She will get comfortable with you fast and want your attention, for which she’ll reciprocate with hugs and cuddles. She enjoys sunbathing and resting by your side. Addison does great in groups: although initially a bit shy, she quickly devotes herself to exploring and interacting with other dogs. However, she is more interested in interactions with the people in the yard, wanting to be showered with rubs and love. If by now you have concluded that you’ve stumbled upon a treasure, you’re right! The next step is to make her forever yours! Addison arrived at the rescue with Valor, and is an optional pair with him. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN Addison von Alzey 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.

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Gypsy - Foster or Adopt Me!

Belgian Malinois American Staffordshire Terrier

Female, Adult
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Gypsy! She is 3 years old and her prior owner said she does well with other dogs, respectful kids and even cats! She walks well on leash, loves nature and the outdoors. She is an amazing travel companion too! She is extremely smart and takes after her Belgian Malinois side of being a quick learner and loves to have jobs and tasks. Her Pitbull nature makes her very affectionate and loving. She was first found living on the street and is weary of strangers so will need a patient family to show her she can trust them. She learns to love and trust quickly. If you're looking for a loyal friend who's ready for adventures and has a magical tale to tell, Gypsy is the dog for you. Fill out an application today!February 28, 2024, 1:52 am
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Saturn - Foster or Adopt Me!

Belgian Malinois

Female, Young
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Saturn, a young Malinois just over a year old. This beautiful girl is seeking loving home. She's got a waggy tail, friendly disposition, and potential for greatness with patience and training. She's looking for a home that will give her the exercise and guidance she needs. Sound like a fit for you? Fill out an application today!February 28, 2024, 1:52 am
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Sombra - Foster or Adopt Me!

Belgian Malinois American Staffordshire Terrier

Female, Adult
Lake Forest, CA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Sombra: the perfect companion. This beautiful girl is 4 years old and weighs 32lbs. She is an athletic girl who excels at agility and nose work. She can be a little shy when you first meet her however, once she knows you, she will love you! Sombra also gets along great with other dogs and enjoys the company of children. Fit, friendly and ready to join your family. Apply to adopt Sombra today!February 28, 2024, 1:52 am

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German Shepherd Dog shelters & rescues in Lake Forest, California

There are animal shelters and rescues that focus specifically on finding great homes for German Shepherd Dog puppies in Lake Forest, California. Browse these German Shepherd Dog rescues and shelters below.

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3.6 miles

Mission Viejo Animal Services

28095 Hillcrest, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

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3.6 miles

Mission Viejo Animal Services

28095 Hillcrest, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

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Rescue

4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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Rescue

4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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Rescue

4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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Rescue

4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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Rescue

4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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Rescue

4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

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4.6 miles

The Little Red Dog, Inc

Lake Forest, CA 92630

Pet Types: cats, dogs, rabbits, small animals

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