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The German Shepherd Dog is truly an "all around dog". He is used for herding stock, guarding, police work, aid dog to the handicapped, guide dog to the blind and is also an excellent family pet and companion.
Height: male: 24 to 26 inches
female: 22 to 24 inches
Weight: 50 to 75 pounds
Strong rich colors. Blues, livers, white must be disqualified.
Medium length, double coat
Brushed and combed weekly. This dog sheds constantly, and blows coat completely twice a year. Shedding hair can be an annoyance
Energetic and active dog, needs lots of exercise
Friendly, outgoing with people and other animals
Reception to Training:
Good with Children:
Excellent with children
Hip displasia, epilepsy, cataracts, PRA, allergies, hypothyroidism, VWB
10 - 12 years
Obedience Prospect: Excellent
Companion Prospect: Excellent (family)
Once we receive your application you will get a reply with email and phone contact info for the rescuer and foster Mom to ask specifics about the dog or puppy you are interested in!
Preference is given to those who have submitted an Application!!Our adoption process involves an application, vet reference, interview/home visit and an adoption contract must be signed. The adoption fee goes to the care of the dog you are adopting as well as the care of other dogs coming into rescue.
Your adoption fee covers:
The Raw Diet: Click here
Legacy German Shepherd Rescue