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Old 12-24-2012, 08:17 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Oh I can't wait till we have one of our own. If all goes according to plan, I may have a collection of my own in a decade or so. LOL!

The family jokes that I'll need a farm for all the furry things.

So how did you get your GSD's? Know of any good breeders or clubs around here?
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Old 12-24-2012, 08:35 PM   #12 (permalink)
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No breeders that I know of around here. I had 2 of mine shipped. Closest clubs are one in Mobile, which is not technically a real club, just some folks that get together on Saturdays and there's one in New Orleans.

The distance makes it difficult...
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Old 12-24-2012, 08:40 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Yeah I've done a lot of local searching without much luck. Just gonna take a bit more travel and effort I guess. Anyway. It was fantastic to "meet" you!
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Florida and Texas is about as close as I have seen for breeders I would consider. You can find some good out of state breeder recommendations on the forum though.
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Old 12-24-2012, 08:44 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I know I saw a few recommendations in TN. Since that's not too much different in mileage, I guess that'd be an option too. I'll definitely do a little more searching in FL & TX though. ;-)
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Yes, TN is another good place to look within driving distance. Take your time and figure out what lines you're most interested in and then look for a breeder. A lot of good info here!
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Old 12-24-2012, 08:52 PM   #17 (permalink)
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That's the thing. We're not even sure of what lines. Reading up on them, I've gotten pretty confused. My thought was that talking to a few breeders may help lead us in the right direction.

Along with this forum.
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Old 12-24-2012, 09:34 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Send me a PM of what you're wanting in a dog, and I can fill you in on what I know and give you some links, threads, and stuff to look into.
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Well hello arycrest and Loneforce! Thanks for the warm greeting!

@arycrest -- How old is your Slider and how long have you had him?
Slider was 10 years old on 9/11 and I've had him since he was 9 months old! Here's a picture of him taken a couple years ago:

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Old 12-25-2012, 10:57 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Slider was 10 years old on 9/11 and I've had him since he was 9 months old! Here's a picture of him taken a couple years ago:

What a handsome boy! I envy you!
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