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German Shepherd Dog
A.K.A. : German Shepherd, Alsatian, Alsatian Wolf Dog, Berger Allemand, Deutscher Schäferhund
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German Shepherd Dog

A.K.A. :German Shepherd, Alsatian, Alsatian Wolf Dog, Berger Allemand, Deutscher Schäferhund

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Overview: The German Shepherd is unmatched in character and courage. These dogs make great companions because they are loyal and have the heightened senses of an excellent watch dog. At the same time, they can be gentle and playful companions for children.
Breed Group: Herding
Weight (lbs): 75-95
Height (in): male: 24-26, female: 22-24
Colors: Most colors, other than white, are permissible.
Coat: Dense, straight or slightly wavy, harsh, close lying of medium length.
Character: German Shepherds are very intelligent, loyal, and obedient. These dogs are known for their bravery and protective nature.
Temperament: This breed is very territorial, making them among the least likely of breeds to run away. They are also excellent watch dogs. This breed gets along fine with children and other animals, as long as proper socialization has taken place.
Care: The German Shepherd requires grooming with a special comb to remove dead hairs.
Training: This breed is a well-known eager pupil. They respond well to your voice, so training can be quick and impressive.
Activity: German Shepherds need to keep busy, so they are very well suited to some type of work and a good amount of exercise.
Country of Origin: Germany
Health Issue: This breed is prone to hereditary disease, such as hip and elbow dysplasia, blood disorders, digestive problems, epilepsy, chronic eczema, and keratitis.
Life Expectancy: about 13

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German Shepherd Dog Litter of Puppies for Sale near RIVERDALE, MD, USA. ADN-227269. German Shepard puppies

German Shepard puppies

$1,250

German Shepherd Dog Litter for sale in RIVERDALE, MD, USA

I have 6 German Shepard puppies there are 4 boys and 2 girls they are very friendly towards kids and other dogs they are create and potty trained they will come with a 1 year...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near NEW PROVIDENCE, PA, USA. ADN-227136. Loving German Shepherd Puppy

Loving German Shepherd Puppy

$1,050

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Cadence is a gorgeous little girl! German Shepherds are good-natured, devoted dogs and loyal, making them the perfect family pet! She is as sweet as can be and will bring you so...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near NEW PROVIDENCE, PA, USA. ADN-227135. Loving German Shepherd Puppy

Loving German Shepherd Puppy

$1,050

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in NEW PROVIDENCE, PA, USA

Cagney is a gorgeous little girl! German Shepherds are good-natured, devoted dogs and loyal, making them the perfect family pet! She is as sweet as can be and will bring you so...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near NEW PROVIDENCE, PA, USA. ADN-227134. Loving German Shepherd Puppy

Loving German Shepherd Puppy

$1,050

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in NEW PROVIDENCE, PA, USA

Colly is a gorgeous little girl! German Shepherds are good-natured, devoted dogs and loyal, making them the perfect family pet! She is as sweet as can be and will bring you so...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near BYRAM, MS, USA. ADN-226969. PUREBRED SOLID BLACK CKC GERMAN SHEPHERD

PUREBRED SOLID BLACK CKC GERMAN SHEPHERD

$900

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in BYRAM, MS, USA

Purebred Solid Black CKC German Shepherd- Male, housebroken, he has been through standard obedience training and is ready for a serious handler. He will make an excellent guard...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near WARREN, MA, USA. ADN-226803. Beautiful purebred female German Shepherd puppy

Beautiful purebred female German Shepherd puppy

$2,500

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in WARREN, MA, USA

We have a beautiful purebred female german shepherd puppy available. She is current on vaccinations and deworming. She iss Extremely friendly and well socialized, she will melt...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near WARREN, MA, USA. ADN-226802. Beautiful purebred female German Shepherd puppy

Beautiful purebred female German Shepherd puppy

$2,500

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in WARREN, MA, USA

We have a beautiful purebred female german shepherd puppy available. She is current on vaccinations and deworming. She is Extremely friendly and well socialized, she will melt...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near WARREN, MA, USA. ADN-226801. Beautiful purebred female German Shepherd puppy

Beautiful purebred female German Shepherd puppy

$2,500

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in WARREN, MA, USA

We have a beautiful purebred female german shepherd puppy available. She is current on vaccinations and deworming. She is Extremely friendly and well socialized, she will melt...

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German Shepherd Dog Litter of Puppies for Sale near STATESBORO, GA, USA. ADN-226554. CKC German Shepard pups Great bloodline

CKC German Shepard pups Great bloodline

$1,500

German Shepherd Dog Litter for sale in STATESBORO, GA, USA

German Shepard puppies registered with CKC. Shots, wormed, vet checked, lifetime health guarantee. Mother is part of the Rin Tin Tin family. Pedigree also comes with papers. Home...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near BAKERSFIELD, CA, USA. ADN-226493. Black tan stable German Shepard

Black tan stable German Shepard

$700*

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in BAKERSFIELD, CA, USA

Update : I have 2 females &2 males left, They are all 3 months old already got Their first shots Are extremely playful and energized both the parents are onsite or I can bring...

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Detroit Lakes, MN, USA. ADN-556108. Asher - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Asher - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). Adoption Fee: 225.00. Sweet, shy, playful and smart! Brought to the shelter after her home could no longer care for her. Prefer a...

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Gretna, NE, USA. ADN-548957. Gretchen *PENDING ADOPTION* - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Gretchen *PENDING ADOPTION* - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. Adoption Fee: $395. German Shepherd dogs, as well as the other herding breeds that we have in rescue, are highly active, energetic, working...

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Stephens City, VA, USA. ADN-559657. Stryder 1670 - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Stryder 1670 - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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German Shepherd Dog Dogs for adoption in Stephens City, VA, USA

Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. Adoption Fee: 325.00. Stryder was a local owner surrender, having been rescued from literal starvation. He is still underweight but working...

Stryder 1670
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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Tulsa, OK, USA. ADN-559768. SAJA - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

SAJA - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). City of Tulsa Animal Welfare Tuesday through Friday, noon to 6pm Saturday, noon to 4pm 918-669-6280

SAJA
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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Gretna, NE, USA. ADN-556104. Brandi - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Brandi - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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German Shepherd Dog Dogs for adoption in Gretna, NE, USA

Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. Adoption Fee: $350. German Shepherd dogs, as well as the other herding breeds that we have in rescue, are highly active, energetic, working...

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Newport, KY, USA. ADN-556183. Kody - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Kody - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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German Shepherd Dog Dogs for adoption in Newport, KY, USA

Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. ❤ Available for Adoption ❤ Meet Kody, a senior dog with puppy qualities. He loves hotdogs, rolling around on the floor, and stare contests....

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Naples, FL, USA. ADN-541943. Sally 0259 - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Sally 0259 - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog.

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Stephens City, VA, USA. ADN-559489. Danielle 1662 - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Danielle 1662 - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. Adoption Fee: 325.00. Danielle was rescued from a high kill shelter in Texas. She is a tripod and is still adjusting to this. She will arrive to...

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Fargo, ND, USA. ADN-548981. Blue - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

Blue - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. For more information about adopting this animal from us, please click here. . . All animals are current on vaccinations and microchipped...

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. For more information about adopting this animal from us, please click here. . . All animals are current on vaccinations and microchipped...

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Member since: 03/01/2020

German Shepherd X Malinois

Malinois Dog Breeder near CORONA, CA, USA

These puppies are KNPV Belgian Malinois crossed with WORKING LINE German Shepherd. They will be ready to go home on 11/23 and will go home with first shots, basic obedience...

Breeds: Malinois (+1)

USA CORONA, CA, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: German Shepherd Malinois KNPv Working line Puppy

Member since: 01/17/2019

Breezy Hills Kennel

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near HAMLIN, IA, USA

We are a small town kennel with 2 very loving AKC registered German Shepherds, both mom and dad are on site. We currently have 3 males and 3 females, they are ready for their...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA HAMLIN, IA, USA

Tags: German Shepherd

Member since: 03/28/2016

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German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near DANVILLE, IL, USA

These puppies come from an amazing bloodline!! There were 4 puppies in this litter all dark sable girls. We have 2 females left (13 weeks old). The Sire is Cheyenne Ze Stribrncho...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA DANVILLE, IL, USA

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German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near LISBON, OH, USA

We are your typical, down-to-earth, family-breeder. Our family has produced some of the best quality, extremely content, well adjusted, and healthy AKC German Shepherds, Golden...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog (+3)

USA LISBON, OH, USA

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Family owned and operated kennel based in Cheyenne, Wyoming. We take pride in breeding quality dogs. Our dogs are family and once you adopt one you become family as well. We will...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog (+1)

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Tags: Wyoming Kennels Northern Colorado Kennels Hunting Dogs Working Dogs Cheyenne kennels

Member since: 04/04/2017

Noble K 9

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near DEERFIELD, OH, USA

Our goal is to provide quality, well rounded German Shepherds. We choose all of our dams and sires carefully, paying close attention to lineage conformation and intelligence. We...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA DEERFIELD, OH, USA

Tags: German Shepherds shepherd k9 akc pink

Member since: 10/16/2017

West Texas K9

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near LOCKNEY, TX, USA

AKC Regestered West German blood lines Breed for family pets and companions. Great for service dogs . Military and law enforcement discounts. Black and red, black and tan,...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

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Tags: German Shepherd breeder Texas

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Stonewick German Shepherds

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near ZEPHYRHILLS, FL, USA

We are a small breeder who only produces a few litters a year. I grew up in the Dog World.; Showing two different dogs all the way to Best Puppy in Show as well as titling my...

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Member since: 02/09/2020

Vom Thracia Kennel

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near DAMASCUS, OR, USA

PURE BREED GERMAN SHEPHERDS .CHAMPIONS LINE . AKC REGISTERED. SIRE:ATHOS VOM THRACIA DN52778005 ...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

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Tags: GSD puppies Vom Thracia Kennel

Member since: 08/26/2019

Sangre Shepherds

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near WESTCLIFFE, CO, USA

Specializing in breeding top-quality German Shepherds since 2009, we strive to provide good quality dogs for people interested in show, K-9, or just a fine family pet. We vet...

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