German Shepherds have been used as Working dogs, Guard dogs, and companions for hundreds of years. They are loyal, intelligent, and beautiful. Enjoy some fun facts about these awesome dogs!
The german Shepherd Dog has gone by many names: In the dogs country of origin Germany, they are called Deutscher Shaferhund. However in England and Ireland, the dog is often referred to as an Alsatian.
The first dogs trained as guide dogs to aid the blind were German Shepherd Dogs
Many dog breeds originate from the German Shepherd Dog. Even though many are not recognized by the organizations like the AKC, many different dogs have been bred from German Shepherds including the King Shepherd, Shiloh Shepherd, and the White Swiss Shepherd Dog also known as the Berger Blanc Suisse