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German Shepherd


Photo courtesy of Eveningshade German Shepherds

Country of origin:

Germany

Alternate names:

Alsatian, Deutscher Schaferhund

Weight:

75 - 100 pounds / 34 - 45 kg

Height:

22 - 26 inches / 55 - 66 cm

Original use:

Sheep herding

Present uses:

Security, guide dog, companion dog


L I N K S

German Shepherd Dog Club of America
German Shepherd Dog Club of Canada
German Shepherd Dog Club of Manitoba
German Shepherd Dog Club of Victoria
GSD - Infoline
Real GSD
German Shepherd Dogs - FAQ