Rescue . Foster . Adopt
Non-Profit Organization · Valparaiso, Indiana
We are an all breed rescue specializing in gentle giants. 

Raise the WOOF 5th Annual Gala

Friday, October 4th, 2019
Blue Chip Casino

Open Bar . Table Seating . Appetizers + Dinner . Silent Auction . Live Auction

Save the date to attend the 5TH Annual Raise the WOOF Gala! This year's gala will feature a bone appetit buffet, with an open bar, hosted at Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City, as well as silent and live auctions.

Last year at Giant Paw Prints:

  • 75% of the dogs that came into our rescue were spayed/neutered by GPPR

  • 15% of the dogs had heartworm treatments

  • 13% of the dogs had lymes treatments

  • 12% were grossly undernourished

  • 43% had significant health issues

  • 87 dogs were adopted in one year

  • 100% adopted to their fur-ever homes!


Giant Paw Prints Brick Fundraiser

“Paving the Way to the Future”- Giant Paw Prints Rescue would like for you to become a part of our vision of putting a sidewalk/patio around our “Dog House.” Please consider purchasing a personalized, commemorative brick to honor a precious friend or in memory of a treasured loved one - 2 or 4 legged! Your brick will become a permanent part of our facility and will be a tribute to those you choose to honor.

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Dog of the Month - "Mags"

Mags is a very loving Bullmastiff/Boxer mix that is about 10 months old.  She has a lot of energy and will need an active family. Mags get along with other dogs but she does play hard.  She is full vaccinated, spayed, microchipped, dewormed and on heartworm preventative.  

Search Adoptables

We are an All Breed Rescue with our primary focus in the Giant Breeds. Great Danes, Mastiffs, Great Pyrenees and St. Bernards to name a few! Come and find a pet to become a part of your family. Our adoptables are ready for their new home with you!

Become a Foster

Fostering is completely free. We take care of all food, toys and vet bills. All you have to do is open your home and spread your love to a dog in need. This is a great way to help a dog short term if you are unsure if you will be able to adopt a dog. 


Chili Cook Off - See you Next Year!

PAST EVENT - Sunday, January 27th, 2019
@ Sementos Napoli Cafe
1200 West St (Hwy 30) Valparaiso


Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.
— Roger Caras (photographer and writer)