Welcome to Second Chance German Shepherd Rescue

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Dez Murray President SCGSR
After more than 20 years and over 4000 foster dogs,  Mike and I still have a passion for helping these magnificent German Shepherds. Our goal, as always, is to find the perfect match for each dog and each adopter. Visit us to say hello or find your next dog. All the best, 
Dez Murray

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Upcoming Adoption Days 

Come meet our local volunteers and some of our dogs. If you are interested in fostering, volunteering, adopting or just want to know more about our rescue,

we would love to meet you!

Only approved adopters will be permitted

to take a dog home the day of the event. 

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Sunday, November 21
11:30 am -1:30 pm
Roseville Pet Food Express
1009 Galleria Blvd, Roseville, CA 95678
To Be Announced 
Martinez Pet Food Express
500 Center Avenue, Martinez, CA 94553

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Boarding | Training | Activities | Grooming | Day Care | Adoption

If you are looking for a first-rate boarding and training facility, Best Friends Pet Resort in Patterson is one we highly recommend. Owner and trainer Augusta Farley, has extensive experience with all types of dogs, and has been very supportive of rescues and shelters during her many years in business.


Feel free to contact Dez MurrayPresident of Second Chance German Shepherd Rescue, should you want a personal recommendation of Best Friends Pet Resort.