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:

Effective September 2019, GDRST is required by law to collect sales tax on our adoption fees. Adoption Fee with sales tax will be shown in parenthesis.

$400 ($433)        for dogs 0 – 2 years of age
$300 ($324.75)     for dogs 2 – 6 years of age
$200 ($216.50)     for dogs over 6 years of age
$325 ($351.81)      for 0 – 1 year of age Great Dane mix puppies 
$200 ($216.50)     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)


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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