German Shepherd Rescue, Inc.

Adopt a friend for life


German Shepherd Rescue, Inc. is a state licensed, 501(c)3 non-profit organization that rescues German Shepherd dogs in need in the Chicagoland area.

 Here you will find information on how to adopt or foster a dog, view available dogs, submit an application for adoption or foster and see upcoming GSR events!

Updates & Events

Website Launch

The revamped website has finally launched! Be sure to enter your email in our subscription list even if you were part of one before! We have scrubbed the list and starting fresh!

Thank you!


With your support, we have been able to place so many German Shepherds with their new loving families and forever homes!

Dogs Adopted Thru GSR

Saved Lives in 2020

Featured Pets

Check out these sweet pups available for adoption or foster!