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German Shepherd Puppies for Sale in Chicago from Vetted Chicago 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 Chicago German Shepherds

From Strongheart to Rin Tin Tin, German Shepherds have been capturing the attention and imagination of people for more than a century. As the second-most registered dog breed in the US, it’s clear that these dogs have a lot going for them, like...

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

Underneath the breed’s assertive strength lies a loyal, caring dog who bonds strongly with his or her owners.

Strong and Hardworking

German Shepherds possess near-boundless energy and an aptitude for tasks of all kinds, from fetch to working as a guide dog.

Fantastically Friendly

German Shepherds might look intimidating to some, but these dogs are actually quite sociable and affectionate.

Super Energetic

German Shepherds are a high-octane breed that can keep up with you on all of your adventures, big and small.

Incredibly Intelligent

German Shepherds aren’t just hardworking—they’re also brilliantly smart, making them super easy to train.

Fun for the Whole Family

The breed is renowned for its devotion to protecting its family, and make the perfect companion and guardian.

Vetted Chicago German Shepherd Breeders

When you work with us, you’ll feel confident that you’re only be connected with top breeders and businesses, both locally and nationwide. These are a few of our elite partners who’ve made it through our tough screening process.

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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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More Info About German Shepherd Puppies for Sale Chicago

Read below for additional information about German Shepherd breeders Chicago and German Shepherd puppies Chicago.

What’s the average cost of a German Shepherd Chicago puppy?

Depending on exactly what you’re looking for, you may see a range of prices for German Shepherd for sale Chicago puppies. Dogs can vary in cost based on several factors such as pedigree, coat type, coat color (white German Shepherd puppies for sale in Chicago), breeder experience, and more.

Will I be connected with local Chicago German Shepherd breeders only?

You’ll be connected with great breeders and businesses all around the country, depending on your preferences. Our partners are highly experienced in making travel arrangements for puppies all over the nation, and will happily arrange for you to meet your new friend at your nearest major airport.

How can I be sure a German Shepherd puppy for sale in Chicago is ethically raised?

We totally get that finding a trustworthy breeder is (and should be) one of your top priorities, which is why we take vetting and screening so seriously. In fact, less than 10% of our breeder applicants make it through our screening process, and we pledge to never work with or support puppy mills.

Does Uptown Puppies have their own German Shepherd breeders in Chicago?

We do not breed our own dogs. Instead, we act as a matchmaker between dog-lovers like you and awesome Chicago German Shepherd breeders and German Shepherd companies around the nation. Because our network spans the whole country, we’re able to put you in touch with tons of options and give you the best chance at meeting the dog of your dreams.

Can I meet any Chicago German Shepherd puppies that may be a fit for me?

Sure! Once we connect you with our top choices of vetted businesses and breeders, you’ll be able to arrange your own communication or in-person visits, depending on your preferences. Getting to know your puppy beforehand is a great way to make sure you’re really bringing home a dog that suits you and your family.

Do you have dogs available right now?

With the size of our network, there are almost always puppies available. To take the first step on the road to meeting your new best friend, all you have to do is begin your MatchMaker process below. In a matter of minutes, we’ll have all the info we need to scour our network for your top matches—and start you on your quest for the ultimate puppy.

How does your service work?

MatchMaker couldn’t be any more simple. To start, you’ll answer a few questions about your perfect puppy. With those preferences in mind, our team is able to connect you with the perfect litters, business or breeders throughout our network, putting you in touch with exactly the right person to make your dream dog a reality.

Can I be sure Uptown is trustworthy?

Our Breeder Pledge ensures only the best companies and breeders make it through our vetting process, meaning we help you avoid all those nasty online puppy scams. Plus, MatchMaker ensures you’re being matched with only the best puppies from those top breeders. Wondering what a difference ethical breeding can make? Take a look at some of our Puppy Alumni!

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