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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