Did You Buy Your GSD As A Puppy Or Did You Adopt? - German Shepherd Dog Forums
View Poll Results: Did You By Your GSD As A Puppy Or Did You Adopt?
I bought mine as a puppy. 222 78.72%
I got mine for free. 27 9.57%
I adopted from a shelter. 50 17.73%
I bought mine full grown. 12 4.26%
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post #1 of 136 (permalink) Old 04-16-2014, 05:33 PM Thread Starter
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Did You Buy Your GSD As A Puppy Or Did You Adopt?

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Ivy-2 (melanistic black GSD)
Jorden-3 (black and tan GSD)
New; Hunter-7 months (melanistic black GSD)
Spencer-5 months (don't-know-color-yet GSD)
Jake-Died at 16 years (faded bi-color)

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post #2 of 136 (permalink) Old 04-16-2014, 05:44 PM
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Odie was about three and a half when I bought her.

But all the rest of my current dogs were born here. They were not exactly free. I have purchased puppies in the past.

Jenna, RN CGC & Babs, CD RA CGC HIC
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Dolly CGC & Bear CGC
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Adopted/Bought(Craigslist) my female at 12 weeks old and adopted my male at 9 months or so from shelter.

Misty- Samoyed Mix, Tannor- Golden Retriever CGC
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post #4 of 136 (permalink) Old 04-16-2014, 05:58 PM
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I've purchased puppies from breeders, and rescued puppies as well.

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A well respected Shepherd rescue in North Texas.
When we have the funds we will adopt again from them.
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post #6 of 136 (permalink) Old 04-16-2014, 07:27 PM
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My current pup was bought from a breeder.

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post #7 of 136 (permalink) Old 04-16-2014, 07:45 PM
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Adopted at 4 months old from AHS.

Alvin - GSD - born @ late February 2013
Bo - Boxer/Hound - born @ late June 2008
Greta - English Mastiff - born somewhere between 2003 and 2005 ,estimated.
ALL MY RESCUES!
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Rocky was our foster at 7 months old and we adopted him at 9 months.
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We bought Diago from a breeder and rescued Bandit when he was 3 months.
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Otis was purchased from a breeder as a pup. He came home at 8 weeks.

Ben vom Bauerhaus WDS, CA, CGC (GSD) 12.10.2006 - ???
Little Ms Mayhem CGC (ASTCD mix) 6.10.2011 - ???
Luna FDCH-G (BC) 9.2.2011 - ???
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