Thank you for your interest in adopting a rescue Dane.  Whether you decide to adopt from GDRST or another rescue, the fact remains that you are saving a life.  Be sure to check our Calendar for information on upcoming Meet & Greets and Events where you can see some of our dogs up close.

Adoption Fees

$350 for dogs under 2 years of age
$250 for dogs 2 – 6 years of age
$175 for dogs over 6 years of age
$150 for mixed-breed dogs


When a dog is adopted they receive:

  • Collar
  • Pinch collar
  • Leash
  • GDRST tag
  • Microchip tag
  • Heartguard (unless dog received it within a week of adoption)
  • Petco Adoption packet


If you have questions about adopting, please contact us by email at

Available Danes

Adoption Process

Foster to Adopt Program

Adoption Application

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Upcoming Events

12:00 pm Meet & Greet @ No Label Brewery
Meet & Greet @ No Label Brewery
Nov 17 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet & Greet @ No Label Brewery | Katy | Texas | United States
We are excited to be at No Label Brewery again with our dogs. This will be a casual meet & greet. Volunteers will be on hand to answer any questions regarding our rescue or our[...]
1:00 pm Meet & Greet @ Petco Pearland
Meet & Greet @ Petco Pearland
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join us at Petco.  We will have some dogs from our program that are available for adoption that you can get up close and personal with.  Volunteers will also be able to answer any[...]
1:00 pm Meet & Greet @ Petco Tomball
Meet & Greet @ Petco Tomball
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come out to our monthly meet & greet at Petco Tomball!! Our experienced volunteers can answer your questions regarding GDRST, Great Danes as a breed, how adoption works, how to get involved, etc… We will[...]


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