Where can I get a German Shepherd puppy?

The easiest way to adopt a German Shepherd Dog would be through a Breeder that specializes in German Shepherd Dogs. A great place to start would be by starting the breed search on google or you can come directly to us. The search will show you all the available German Shepherd Dogs in your area.

Do German shepherds bark a lot?

Originally bred to herd flocks all day, German Shepherds are built for action. … Like many herding breeds, German Shepherds are barkers. Barking isn’t necessarily a problem, but it can be if the dog is bored. Learning the “Quiet” command should be part of every German Shepherd’s obedience training.

How much is a German Shepherd puppy?

German Shepherd puppy bought from a respected breeder will usually cost between $700 and $1500 (or more), depending on whether it is a normal German Shepherd, show-dog or a working dog. Adult German Shepherds who are proven show dogs or work dogs cost $6,000 to $7,000 or more.

Are German shepherds good family dogs?

German shepherds can be very gentle companions and family protectors with proper training and socialization. It’s an ideal breed for active households. The intelligence and protective demeanor of this breed can make it a good choice for families with children as long as the dog is properly trained.

Are German shepherds good with kids?

Your children can play with the dog as much as they can. If you are dedicated enough towards your dog then they are a healthy dog breed. 8- German Shepherd love children if given proper socialization training from an early age – GSD love to play with children if they are trained well to do so when they are young.

Are German shepherds easy to train?

German Shepherds are obedient, making them easier to train compared to other dog breeds. Not only do German Shepherd perform well in task training, obedience training wouldn’t be any problem for them as well. They will listen and obey to your commands.

How can you tell if a German Shepherd is purebred?

Without papers, the only surefire way to know if your pet is indeed a purebred German shepherd is via DNA testing. As Vetstreet explains it, the entire process is fairly simple. Order a DNA kit from a reputable company and use the swab provided to obtain a sample of your dog’s cheek cells.

Are German Shepherd good for first time owners?
 
German Shepherds are excellent good first dogs as long as you have the time and energy to properly socialise and train them. But, if you’re looking for a dog that requires little exercise with minimal training and grooming, you might want to think again!
Are German Shepherds high maintenance?
 
German Shepherds are high maintenance and need special care so they can grow into well-adjusted dogs. You will need to take care of your dog in different areas such as their diet, grooming, exercise requirements, and much more.
Is a German Shepherd a good guard dog?
 
German Shepherds, in our opinion, top the list of best family guard dogs due to their natural instincts to listen, learn, and obey. They are both menacing in their appearance, and loving in their nature, but will respond to a command on any moments notice.
Are German shepherds one person dogs?
 
Known as a oneman dog, the German Shepherd displays fierce loyalty and fidelity to his owner or main caretaker. However, the breed will bond with all of “his people” and makes an ideal family pet if they are properly trained and socialized as puppies.
Will my German Shepherd protect me without training?
 
If your German Shepherd has not been trained to protect you then it would be unlikely that it would protect you physically. However, untrained German Shepherds have been known to protect their owners and they are a strong deterrent.
What is the best age to start training a German shepherd?
 
8 weeks
 
GSD’s obedience training should start at 8 weeks of age. You will need to define the role of your dog in the family. Make sure you don’t drag the training session as it will frustrate the dog.
What does owning a German Shepherd say about you?
 
German shepherds are sometimes shy around strangers but warm up once they get to know you. Owners of German shepherds would do anything for their friends and make extremely loyal companions that are protective of those that they love.

Von Khemmels German Shepherds

All our dogs are born, raised and live in our house as a part of our family, kenneling dogs is against our philosophy of dog ownership. Our hounds have 24 hours a day access to the one acre-big securely fenced back yard via a dog door and they all live as one pack. That’s why, when breeding, we pay close attention to producing happy, friendly dogs with easy going temperaments.