How far are you from your breeder? - Page 3 - German Shepherd Dog Forums
View Poll Results: How far away was the last breeder you bought from?
An hour or less, driving 46 23.35%
One to three hours, driving 56 28.43%
More than three hours driving 41 20.81%
I had my puppy shipped via airline. 54 27.41%
Voters: 197. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #21 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 08:38 PM
Elite Member
 
juliejujubean's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Mississippi
Posts: 1,084
My girl was shipped to me. I recently made a trip to reunite and officially meet the breeder and it took us over 15 hours. Well worth it. I would not change a thing


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
, Mar 19, 2011

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Prince vom Gildaf "Charles" August 16, 2012
juliejujubean is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #22 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 08:46 PM
Crowned Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Oregon
Posts: 15,171
Somewhere around 2000 miles - a bit more I think. I flew & brought the puppy back as my carry-on bag. Before that I drove 1000 + miles one way.
middleofnowhere is offline  
post #23 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 08:52 PM
Crowned Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Nashville, TN and Budapest HU
Posts: 4,454
Right, about 6 feet

Married to him......


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Smithie86 is offline  
post #24 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 09:01 PM
Crowned Member
 
onyx'girl's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: SW, MI
Posts: 26,533
Quote:
Originally Posted by Smithie86 View Post
Right, about 6 feet

Married to him......
LOL, Sue!! He made you pay for a pup??

Jane~
Kept by
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
and
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Kacie
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
7.21.05-5.01.15
onyx'girl is offline  
post #25 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 09:07 PM
No Stinkin' Leashes Moderator
 
Cassidy's Mom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 30,509
Halo was shipped from the East Coast to the West Coast, (Newark to San Francisco) and it was about an hour and a half round trip to the airport to pick her up.

Keefer was about a 2 hour plane trip (Portland Oregon to Oakland California) and then a half hour round trip to the airport to pick him up.

Dena (same breeder as Keefer) - we flew to Portland and rented a car, about a 10 hour drive home.

-Debbie-

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Cassidy's Mom is offline  
post #26 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 09:21 PM
Crowned Member
 
Shade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 8,662
Just over an hour driving

Shanna

My Pack:

Jasmine - Female Miniature Poodle - born Aug 15, 2010
Loker Delgado Von Stalworth - Male GSD - born Jan 26, 2012
Koda & Zazu - 7 year old male cats
Alex - Male Cocker Spaniel (rescue) - RIP Cuddlebug 2007-2010
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Shade is offline  
post #27 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 09:44 PM
Knighted Member
 
qbchottu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,266
I drove 8 hrs or about 450 miles one way for Whiskey.
Wiva's breeder and my schutzhund club is 100 miles or 1.5 hours away.
Puddi is from the Humane Society 30 mins away.

Ash
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
qbchottu is offline  
post #28 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 09:51 PM
Master Member
 
VomBlack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Rochester, NY
Posts: 824
Send a message via MSN to VomBlack
About 5 minutes down the road for my last pup (The Shadinator :P)

Kelli Black &
Bianka "Shade" v. Littlehaus (2/2/11)
Wodanaz "Odin" BH, CD, RE, TT, CGC, TDI, OFA H/E (2/13/09)

"Utility is the true criterion of beauty."
- Captain Max von Stephanitz
VomBlack is offline  
post #29 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 10:14 PM
Senior Member
 
Discoetheque's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Oak Park, MI
Posts: 359
About seven minutes from my breeder (if I take the freeway). Closer to 15 if I take the main roads.

SG2 CAC Discoe vom haus Huro, BH, AD, CD, TDI, CGC-A, CGC, HOT, OFA-Excellent, CERF


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
RIP Reba von Treue Freundschaft, CGC, TDI
May 11, 2005 - May 23, 2013
Discoetheque is offline  
post #30 of 83 (permalink) Old 02-27-2012, 10:17 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 53
Joey was about an hour and a half drive from me. The GSD breeders I am currently looking at are all about 2-10 hours away. The 2 top ones im looking at being 3 and 8 hours.

Ambertru Joey Jax- Golden retriever. 04.15.10

Awaiting my german shepherd puppy!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Jamm is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the German Shepherd Dog Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome