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  1. My GSD & (2legged) Foster Care

    General Information
    So we have Charlie, our baby, a 2 year old male GSD, and we may or may not be starting a foster care journey soon this month. Our worry is he will not accept baby boy(3months)** in to his space / life. We've had Charlie since he was 8 weeks old. He is loving, protective/possessive, & playful...
  2. GSD Weight/Size Average Vs. Parent Size

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    My Boy is a little over a year and a half old (19months). I understand that Males on average range from 66-88lb and Females from 49-71lb. My boy fits in perfectly at 75lbs. However, given his parent's weight, I would have thought he would have been bigger and have become concerned that it might...
  3. New gsd puppy

    General Puppy Stuff
    i just got a german shepherd puppy will n 9 wks old the 30th of may. I bought him from from Hirschfeld German Shepherds in ohio they are an AKC breeder. But wun i got home with him evey one i talk to tells me he is very small for his age and he has small feet even my vet said the same thing...
  4. i want a GSD!!

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    hi guys, I’m new to this site. I was thinking about getting a GSD, but I already have 2 small female dogs. is it a good idea to get an almost newborn female GSD, or should I get a male?
  5. Hades, four months.

    Hades, four months.

    This is my Hades, he is German Shepherd with a little Siberian husky in him from his mother, Clarice, who is 70 / 30 gsd / husky. Hannibal, his father, is German Shepherd.
  6. My 1 year shepherd/anatolian(?) mix, finally some pics!

    Pictures! Pictures! Pictures!
    He's 1yr and 75 lbs with room to fill in. Wondering what breeds he might be! Meet Mad Max! More pics on the imgur link in case these don't work! (My phone takes crummy pics...) He's got a HUGE head. 26 in tall and 26 in long (withers to rump) and lanky! His floppy rose-shaped, wider-set ears...
  7. Full German Shepherd??

    General Information
    Hello! So last week we got our pup Missi (10 weeks). She is German Shepard but not sure if she is full GSD or mix (they didn’t have papers for her) What’s making me doubt it is she doesn’t have the black around her muzzle.. I don’t really care if she is full or mix but it would be nice to see...
  8. Maverick!

    Introductions & Welcome Mat
    Hi everyone! We're adding a male GSD to our fam! Mom, Dad and Sadie Lady (black lab) are super stoked - the new best friend comes home on 4/17/2020!!
  9. 10 week old GSD crazy nipping

    General Puppy Stuff
    Hello! Some advice please! Our 10 week old GSD is settling in really well. We have 3 daughters aged 9 - 13. The last couple of days the puppy has had a wild moments where she suddenly goes becomes super excited jumping up and intentionally biting ankles / legs quite hard. We have been...
  10. Hollow Hills, PA

    Choosing A Breeder
    Anyone have experience with this breeder? I've searched through and found a couple of posts one or two of which are referred to PM's (assuming bashing). Id love to hear some positives or negatives of the breeder
  11. Introducing two dogs

    General Behavior
    my family and I are going through an experimental phase with GSDs. We currently have Arya (2 year old female) and we’ve recently introduced her to Cesar (5yr old male) We’ve had Arya since she was a puppy and she’s generally a sassy dog. She plays well with others and we’ve never had her show...
  12. 4yo rescue black GSD bit dog...prey drive? - new owner, please help

    Aggression (the good, the bad & the ugly)
    Hi there, I recently rescued a 4 year old dog (1 month ago). She was on the red list at a kill-shelter. I thought I hit the jackpot, because she is the SWEETEST and most beautiful purebred, long coated black GSD. I know nothing of her past, but she appears to have been trained. She walks...
  13. GSD mix puppy floppy ears

    Ears Up??????
    My almost 6 month GSD mix’s (50% GSD, 50% mutt) ears have been taped using Breathe Right nasal strips for almost a month and a half. Her ears look great when using two strips per ear, but we’ve been using eyelash glue as adhesive, and the strips don’t stay on for more that two or three days. The...
  14. DNA test weight prediction

    Development & Socialization
    Hi! I have a 5 1/2 month GSD mix. She is 50% GSD. Her other breeds include American Pit Bull Terrier, Border Collie, Chow, Rottweiler, and “Supermutt.” She currently weighs 39 pounds. The Embark test predicts her adult weight to be 41 pounds (they boast 85% accuracy). This just doesn’t seem...
  15. Hello GSD Fam ?? QUESTION: Should We Go with Working Line or Show?

    Introductions & Welcome Mat
    Hello everyone! Very happy to be a part of this awesome community... we are Brian & Haley - and currently, we're looking for a GSD pup :) That said, we're more on the 'relaxed' side, and don't want a GSD that will be very destructive, or super high energy. Now, I understand FULLY that GSD...
  16. Dog park incident with puppy

    General Puppy Stuff
    I just wanted to share this story to vent a little bit and also potentially warn other owners here about public dog parks. For starters, just don't go to them. Even if the people there have good intentions, they're often unable or unwilling to control their dogs if something happens. Today I...
  17. GrowIn Up With Daphne GSD

    GrowIn Up With Daphne GSD

    This album is dedication to my beautiful AKC German Shepherd Daphne. Please feel free to view our YouTube channel and follow us on Instagram and Facebook at [email protected]