Available Dogs

If you are interested in one of our wonderful rescue German Shepherd Dogs, please review the information provided on our Adopt page and complete an Application.

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  • Captiva


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Captiva was found abandoned in a yard with no access to shelter, food or water by the Chicago police department. He was brought to Chicago Animal Control but his owners were never identified. Due to the conditions he was found in, he was considered a cruelty case and became a part of Safe Humane Chicago. Through Safe Humane, Captiva will receive life time behavioral and training support. Captiva is about a year old. He is a tall, handsome boy that is still learning about the world around him. Captiva is reactive to new people and dogs he doesn’t know and uses his big bark when he is nervous. At the shelter he was able to be handled by different people once properly introduced. He participated in playgroup and a few training classes. Captiva is very happy and playful with people that he knows. He is extremely food motivated and intelligent. He knows sit on command and is crate trained. Captiva will need a German Shepherd experienced adopter that will be committed to training and socializing him. He will not be placed in a home with children.