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Young German shepherd out of time at busy animal control

Young GSD at risk
Pat Gregoire

Update 6/9/14: Rescued by the German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County!!

The need is constant - the influx of homeless dogs is relentless...tragically, amazing dogs are being put down each and every day. A young dog, still a puppy for all intents and purposes, is in grave danger at the Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control facility in Baldwin Park, Calif.

The dog, a German shepherd known only by her identification number, has been locked behind bars since May 22. The dog, ID#A4712944, was "due out" on May 27...each day that passes puts her at greater risk of being destroyed.

It has been a bad week at this facility - each day, a long list of dogs with the lone word "gone" is posted to Facebook - some dogs are killed on the same day that their hold time is up.

Please take a moment to share this dog's information - she is just a year old and should have a long life ahead of her.


  • Petharbor link here
  • ID#A4712944
  • (626) 962-3577
  • Facebook thread here
  • Age - 1 year

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