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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 Puppy for Sale near JEFFERSON, OR, USA. ADN-258485. Male German Shepherd Puppy

Male German Shepherd Puppy

$1,200

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in JEFFERSON, OR, USA

This boy is such a sweetheart and very docile. He’s currently 5 weeks old and ready to go Memorial weekend. He will be huge in size. Accepting deposits. Potential owners will be...

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near BROWNSVILLE, TN, USA. ADN-258400. AKC registered German Shepherd Puppies

AKC registered German Shepherd Puppies

$750

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in BROWNSVILLE, TN, USA

AKC registered German Shepherd Puppies. First round of shots, dewormed, and health check completed. Comes with four generation pedigree certificate. Mom and dad both on site.

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258344. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Male

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$1,950

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258341. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Male

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$1,950

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258336. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Female

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$1,950

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258329. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Female

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$1,950

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258310. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Female

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$1,700

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258308. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Female

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$1,700

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258306. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Female

AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Female

$1,700

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German Shepherd Dog Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-258305. AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Male

AKC German Shepherd For Sale Millersburg OH Male

$1,700

German Shepherd Dog Puppy for sale in FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Tempe, AZ, USA. ADN-672121. Aries - German Shepherd Dog / Belgian Shepherd Malinois Dog For Adoption

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Opelika, AL, USA. ADN-672118. Misha - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. Meet Misha! Our Vet estimates Misha's age to be Four Years. As you can see Misha has not had the best life up until coming to New Hope Rescue....

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Austin, TX, USA. ADN-672100. Timberlake - German Shepherd Dog / Black Labrador Retriever Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Black Labrador Retriever.

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Austin, TX, USA. ADN-665854. Ricardo - German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. Ricardo is an enthusiastic titan whose love of toys is only outweighed by his good looks. His idea of a perfect first date is a game of fetch...

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Martinez, CA, USA. ADN-666465. BIRDIE - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat).

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Louisville, KY, USA. ADN-666876. CRICKET - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat).

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Santa Cruz, CA, USA. ADN-672013. RAVEN* - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). Raven came to the Shelter as an owner surrender. She had lived in a home with children under 12, men, women and seniors before....

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Lacombe, LA, USA. ADN-671055. MEATBALL - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat).

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near San Antonio, TX, USA. ADN-646761. PEBBLES - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat).

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German Shepherd Dog Dog for Adoption near Santa Barbara, CA, USA. ADN-671925. NINJA - German Shepherd Dog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). Ninja is a younger, very active German Shepherd who would love some structure and hikes and intelligent play. Naturally, he is...

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Member since: 01/25/2018

Der Roesch haus Deutscher Schaferhund Zwinger

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near MOORESVILLE, NC, USA

We are a small single pair breeder and do so from the love of our breed. Our goal is to produce happy, healthy and excellent quality German Shepherds by being hands on and making...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA MOORESVILLE, NC, USA

Tags: German Shepherd North Carolina nascar puppy sable

Member since: 11/02/2020

Stonewick German Shepherds

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near MADISON, TN, 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...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA MADISON, TN, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: German Shepherd Breeder Florida

Member since: 12/07/2019

Shield Kennels

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near FALCON, CO, USA

To train and breed superior German Shepherds by preserving and improving the breed within true West German Show lines. By strictly adhering to proper breeding and training...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA FALCON, CO, USA

Tags: German Shepherd Colorado german shepherd puppies WGSL

Member since: 12/04/2013

DIAMOND OAKS RANCH

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near MURRIETA, CA, USA

DIAMOND OAKS RANCH 19880 Tenaja Rd. Murrieta CA 92562 AKC - Exceptional Champion Working lines - Absolutely an excellent choice for your family!!! Over-Sized &Traditional...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA MURRIETA, CA, USA

Tags: OVERSIZE EXTRA LARGE PROTECTION

Member since: 01/06/2019

Princess and Her Puppies

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near EASTOVER, NC, USA

These puppies were born November 12th and are ready to go today. There are 2 females and 3 males. This litter has 2 spirited beautiful alpha males, a spirited female and 2...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA EASTOVER, NC, USA

Tags: Princess White Ger Shepherd Pups

Member since: 01/15/2019

Appleridge German Sehpherds

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near OCALA, FL, USA

AKC Family Home Breeders of Quality Old West German Pedigrees. Lovingly Family raised with Obedience, Manners, Health and Temperament always a priority. Orthopedic Foundation...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog (+1)

USA OCALA, FL, USA

Tags: German Shepherd Dog Pup AKC Breeder Family Bred german Shepherd Florida German Shepherd Georgia German Shepherd

Member since: 09/27/2019

Esteemed K9 German Shepherds

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near PALERMO, CA, USA

Esteemed K9 German Shepherds specializes in long and stock (short) coated West German Show Line (WGSL) black, sable, black/red as well as white AKC German Shepherds. Our dogs...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA PALERMO, CA, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: California German Shepherds Esteemed K9 German Shepherds Northern California German AKC German Shepherds White German Shepherd

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...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

USA WESTCLIFFE, CO, USA

Current Ads (4)

Tags: german Shepherds Shepherds Quality

Member since: 05/09/2021

Rebecca

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near CORINTH, KY, USA

German Shepard puppies 6 weeks old akc $1200

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog

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Member since: 03/29/2021

North Fork Farm

Golden Retriever Dog Breeder near BALDWIN, GA, USA

Full AKC Golden Retrievers and German Shepherds. Located in Baldwin, Georgia.

Breeds: Golden Retriever (+1)

USA BALDWIN, GA, USA

Tags: German shepherds Golden Retrievers

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