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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-25-2014, 06:12 PM Thread Starter
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East TX GSD breeders

I'm hoping someone can help me find a reputable GSD breeder near the Houston area. I'm looking for your basic blk/tan old school variety GSD. The dog will be a family companion, but I like to do quite a bit of training in obedience and tricks, as well as tracking. I also like to use my dogs for therapy work. So a stable temperament and trainability are far more important to me than size and appearance.

I got my current GSD through a rescue situation a decade ago, so I'm very out of the loop as far as breeders go. It seems like a lot of what I see advertised is just pushing red pigment and blocky heads. Anyone have any suggestions? I'm not completely opposed to having a puppy shipped, but ideally I'd like to be able to visit the kennel.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-25-2014, 07:00 PM
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Rallhaus is in Houston.


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Houston is in E.T.? I know nothing of the showline kennels in Texas, but here's one to research. I had it on my saved list to research further if I ever wanted to go that route. I also had the one Jason mentioned earmarked as well:

ASL breeder in Houston area:


Also WGSL:


Xan Varik von Fernheim (born 4/3/13)

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Vom Tal Der Schatten is pretty good as far as I know. My friend and breeder Cynthia Tidmore, uses some studs form VTDS. In fact the sire of my pup is VTDS male.

You can also check into Germelhaus.


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Germelhaus is all working lines. MelloDee is very communicative. She has some B&Ts in her litters periodically.

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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-01-2014, 06:32 PM
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I looked for many years and can definitely tell you that near Houston will be dificult to get a dog from a very good breeder. Currently I´m in Spring, so I reviewed them carefully.

I ended up getting one from Drachefeld (in Kentucky).

If you want PM me, and we can talk about it.

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