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About German Shepherds
German Shepherds are one of the most popular dogs in the United States, and it’s easy to see why. Loyal, obedient, friendly, smart and hardworking, these dogs seem to have it all when you’re searching for a new best friend.
Loyal and Loving
Beneath the tough exterior is a loyal, loving dog who wants nothing more than to shower his owner with affection.
Strong and Hardworking
German Shepherds were born to work, and love tackling whatever challenge you toss their way—even if it’s just a chew toy.
Although German Shepherds might look scary, they’re extremely friendly and cuddly with their owners.
German Shepherds are herding dogs at heart, and these dogs love to run, fetch, exercise and play!
German Shepherds are highly intelligent and easy to train—there’s a reason the breed is famous as rescue, police and seeing-eye dogs.
Fun for the Whole Family
German Shepherds are make great family dogs, and are extremely tender and loving to children, especially.
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Our 3 Part Mission
The happiness of our customers, our breeders, and your puppy is the foundation of everything we do.
Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.
Help owners keep their puppies happy and healthy throughout the dog's entire life by sourcing and creating the best products, services, and learning materials.
Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.
5 Star Breeders
We only work with German Shepherd breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Uptown Approved Breeders
No puppy mills. No scams. We thoroughly vet all breeders based on our 47 Breeder Standards. When you find a puppy at Uptown, you're not just getting a dog--you're getting peace of mind that your new best friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves dogs just as much as you do.
Questions & Answers
Our goal is to make your search for German Shepherd puppies for sale Indianapolis and across the USA super easy, and with that in mind we’ve made our site really simple to navigate. All you need to do is to check out the available puppies, and send through a message to the breeder of any who catch your eye. That’s it!
It’s not always possible to travel to check out the facilities of Indianapolis German Shepherd breeders, but we know you’ll still want to make sure they raise healthy puppies in great conditions. That’s why we only partner with the best breeders, who can demonstrate they meet all the criteria within our Breeder Pledge.
There’s usually some German Shepherd breeders Indianapolis with puppies available, but remember as one of the most popular breeds in the States, Indianapolis German Shepherds for sale get reserved incredibly quickly. So don’t wait too long before making the decision to reserve your favorite pup!
This is a very important point for us. We will only partner with companies and breeders who can demonstrate they’re happy to provide all the documentation you need. So from regular updates on your pup’s progress, to a detailed vet check before your pup is ready to travel, you’ll be able to access all your puppy’s records.
Breeding healthy puppies in an ethical way takes a lot of dedication and time. Not to mention money! So the prices you’ll see from our partners are a reflection of that. Sadly, the cheapest puppies will often come from puppy mills or backyard breeders. They’ll often have ongoing health conditions due to not being bred correctly.
We love shelter dogs, and know that the decision whether or not to rehome a shelter dog, or find your puppy from one of our breeders, is a decision that only you and your family can make. As long as you do your research and choose a reputable organization, then either option is totally the right decision for you!
We’re incredibly fussy about which businesses we’ll work with, and we only accept the top 10% of applicants into our network. We know they take incredible care of their puppies, and they all get regular health checks. You can request copies of all your pup’s paperwork, and we recommend taking these to your local vet to book in a check once your pup arrives.
German Shepherds are an incredibly active and athletic breed, so they definitely do best when given the opportunity to spend plenty of time outside. Almost as important for this clever breed is the chance to stretch their brains too. Regular training sessions, games, and food puzzles will all give your dog the opportunity to show how smart they are!
German Shepherds are muscular and noble large dogs, with males usually maturing to be a little larger than females. Their height can vary from 22 - 26 inches tall, and a healthy weight range would be from 65 - 90 pounds. Whichever end of the scale your dog ends up on, they will always make an impression on whoever sees them.
The German Shepherd breed is well-known for their intelligence, so you can be sure that training sessions will be rewarding for you both. These dogs love the chance to learn, and enjoy the challenge of regular training. Signing up for puppy training classes is a great way to learn how to get the best from your clever dog.
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