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.
German Shepherd Puppy Alumni
Finding the perfect German Shepherd puppy has never been easier.
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
That all depends on the type of dog you’re looking for—German Shepherds are actually more diverse than you think. Puppy prices will depend on pedigree, breeder experience, coat color (black German Shepherd puppies for sale in Michigan), type, and more. Luckily, there are tons of German Shepherd puppies available in our network, meaning finding your perfect puppy is easy.
You’ll be connected with businesses and breeders around the nation based on your puppy preferences, not just based on geographic location. Don’t worry, partners in the Uptown breeder network are total professionals, and can easily arrange travel for your Michigan German Shepherd puppies to your nearest major airport.
We know better than anyone just how tough it is to find an ethical, humane breeder—and how important it is when you want to find a happy, healthy puppy. Uptown is serious about screening and vetting our breeder business partners, and ethical breeding is one of our top priorities. Just take a look at our Breeder Pledge for more info.
Uptown Puppies is not a breeder. Instead, we’re MatchMakers who help connect loving families like yours with happy, healthy German Shepherd puppies from our network of vetted, ethical breeders and companies. When you work with our network, you’ll have a boatload of options to choose from—and no puppy mills!
After we’ve connected you with your preferred German Shepherd business or German Shepherd puppies for sale in Grand Rapids Michigan, you’ll be able to make arrangements for Skype, Facetime, or in-person meetings with your puppy on a breeder-by-breeder basis. Unlike puppy mills, partners in our network are proud of their pups and love to make connections with new families.
As our breeder partner network continues to grow, odds are great that your dream dog is already here waiting for you. To get started on your search, all you have to do is begin your MatchMaker process below. After filling out a brief questionnaire, you’ll be well on your way to chatting with some of the best Michigan German Shepherd pros around.
MatchMake is super simple, but also really powerful. To many families, it’s THE best way to meet and adopt their ultimate puppy—one who’s not just cute, but also a match made in heaven for your home and family. All you have to do is answer a few quick questions about your dream dog, and we’ll handle the rest. And, it’s free!
We all know that online puppy scams are all over the web, and it’s hard to make sure that you’re choosing a breeder who truly loves dogs. Because of our tough vetting system, binding Breeder Pledge, and powerful MatchMaker process, we can help families avoid the bad breeders and skip straight to the good part—finding the ultimate pup.
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