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German Shepherd Puppies for Sale from Vetted German Shepherd Breeders

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Get connected with vetted German Shepherd breeders and find the perfect German Shepherd puppy.

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About German Shepherds

German Shepherds are one of the top fifty dog breeds in the United States, and in the top 100 globally. These incredibly protective dogs are loyal, intelligent, determined and easy to train. These courageous dogs are known for their bravery and affectionate nature.

Easy to Groom 7/10
Intelligence 10/10
Good with Kids 10/10
Friendliness 10/10
Adaptability 6/10
Easy to Train 6/10
Good for Novice Owners 4/10
Activity Level 9/10
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Loyal and Loving

German Shepherds are known for their ability to protect their owners, offering them only love and loyalty.

Strong and Hardworking

German Shepherds are working dogs and will give their best in any task – even if that is nibbling on a bone.

Fantastically Friendly

A German Shepherd will reserve the love and affection for its tribe, and when they do they don’t hold back!

Super Energetic

German Shepherds are high-energy dogs, perfect for playing catch with or training to do new tricks. These dogs love a challenge, and will be happy to play for hours on end!

Incredibly Intelligent

German Shepherds are super smart which makes them very easy to train. It’s no wonder these amazing dogs are known for their services as rescue, police and guide dogs.

Fun for the Whole Family

German Shepherds are a great choice of a family dog, and very gentle with kids. You can count on one of these dogs to care for you and your tribe no matter what!

Vetted German Shepherd Breeders

Now that you’ve read all about the German Shepherd, you probably want to get your hands on one right now! But first, you might want to be sure you don’t get scammed! On the Cali Puppies network, we provide a network of screened breeders/businesses, so you can browse in peace as you pick the puppy of your dreams.

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Sara S.

With years of breeding experience, Sara has been a standout member of the Uptown Family.

Location: California

Breeds: German Shepherds

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PuppySpot is a network of highly vetted breeders. Only 10% of breeders who apply get accepted.

Location: National

Breeds: All

Sizes: Wide range

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Katie M.

Katie’s breeding skills are only matched by her dedication to matching her pups with amazing families.

Location: Nebraska

Breeds: German Shepherds

Availability: N/A

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Smith Family

The Smith's were always crazy about dogs, and decided to share the joy with the world.

Location: Utah

Breeds: German Shepherds

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Stephanie S.

Stephanie’s extensive breeding experience and elite pedigree makes her puppies highly sought after.

Location: Washington

Breeds: German Shepherds

Availability: N/A

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Mary A.

To a dog lover like Mary, nothing makes her smile more than uniting another fluffy bundle of joy.

Location: Idaho

Breeds: German Shepherds

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Bethany P.

Bethany knows a thing or two about doggytelligence and breeds some of the best pooches on the planet.

Location: Maine

Breeds: German Shepherds

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Frequent Questions

Still have questions about German Shepherds? Looking for “German Shepherd breeders California”? We have the answers right here!

What affects German Shepherd price?

The price of German Shepherd for sale in California varies from breeder to breeder.Factors that affect the cost include breeder/company experience, pedigree, and rarity of coloring. For example, Black German Shepherd breeders California will charge a different price to White German Shepherd puppies for sale in California.

Do your breeders transport German Shepherd puppies out of state?

If you can’t find your perfect puppy when you search for German Shepherd breeders southern California or even German Shepherd puppies for sale in northern California, you can simply search the rest of the USA. With the exception of Hawaii and Alaska, you can opt to have your new pup brought to any major airport near you.

How do you screen breeders?

At California Puppies, we pride ourselves on our high standards of ethical practice. We require all registered breeders and businesses (a selected 10% of applicants) to sign the Breeder Pledge for peace of mind. You can trust that when you find German Shepherd puppies for sale in California on our network, you will be supporting a humane breeder.

Are German Shepherds trainable for novice owners?

If you’re looking into German Shepherd puppies California, you might be wondering if they are easy to train. The good news is that German Shepherds are highly trainable, which is why they are used by the police as well as the blind as service dogs. The intelligence of German Shepherds is unrivaled, making them super low maintenance in the training arena!

Why is Cali Puppies different from other places?

When you are looking to find German Shepherd California you will come across a huge number of scammers. The problem is, you never know what might be going on behind closed doors. If you want to find a guaranteed ethical breeder, it takes time to do all the research. Cali Puppies has created a shortcut for you, so you can skip the homework and focus on finding your perfect puppy!

What is a puppy mill?

Some German Shepherd breeders in California are actually unethical, and run what is known as a “puppy mill.” These businesses are focused only on profit and don’t care about the health or living conditions of their little pups. These dogs often end up seriously ill and badly behaved. This is a bit of a problem, as they could end up biting and snapping at your loved ones.

Are German Shepherds good for apartments?

German Shepherds do better when they have plenty of space outside to roam free. A lot of California German shepherd breeders will claim that German Shepherds can be kept inside, but this is not the case. If you want to give your German Shepherd the best life possible, then make sure you have a yard and give your dog plenty of love and affection!

Are there any German Shepherd puppies for sale right now?

Whether you are looking for German Shepherd puppies Northern California or German Shepherd puppies for sale in Southern California, Cali Puppies can find the perfect pooch for you! Even if you don’t connect with your dream dog within California, you can just search the national database to find one elsewhere in the USA.

Is a German Shepherd right for me?

Well, that depends! Do you desire a loyal, intelligent, hardworking dog who will stand by your side through thick and thin? The German Shepherd is a protective pooch, but it’s also extremely friendly towards its family. If that’s the kind of dog you’re looking for, join the club—there’s a reason Shepherds are so darn popular!

How do I know I can trust you?

In the digital age, there are a lot of scams out there, so it is good to question the companies you find online. Luckily Cali Puppies is all about long term relationships, and you only have to take a look at our stellar reviews to see we offer the best! We take pride in linking the best, most ethical breeders with loving homes across California!

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