At least they are checking hips and testing for DM....on their dogs.
There is a breeder in GA, so they are closer to you, they breed West German Showlines and have occasional long coats available. They won't be oversize as they show and compete and breed to standard but it doesn't hurt to inquire.
. Link below:
Von den Oher Tannen
Smitty (rescue) Ilda WGSL 4/28/10 Autumn Australian Shepherd 10/9/11 Stihl Bonafide von Nadar WGSL 3/23/15
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