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German Shepherd Puppies for Sale in San Diego from Vetted San Diego 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 San Diego German Shepherds

German Shepherds are one of the most sought-after breeds in the United States (and beyond). Small wonder—these dogs are some of the most hardworking, intelligent, loyal and loving you’ll ever meet.

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

German Shepherds are a little less trusting with strangers, but they’re super affectionate and loyal family dogs at heart.

Strong and Hardworking

Originally bred to work (and work hard), German Shepherds have boundless energy. They’re always up for a challenge!

Fantastically Friendly

German Shepherds are known for being sociable pets, and are both loving and docile with friends and family.

Super Energetic

With their signature workaholic attitude, German Shepherds are full of life and love—and always ready for fetch, training, and more.

Incredibly Intelligent

German Shepherds are extremely trainable and brilliant dogs, making them learn new tasks like a pro.

Fun for the Whole Family

German Shepherds are eager to become a loyal, protective member of your pack—and love kids!

Vetted San Diego German Shepherd Breeders

Picking a trustworthy breeder is a vital aspect of choosing the right puppy. We take this process just as seriously as you do, which is why we only work with companies and breeders who follow our strict Breeder Pledge.

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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

Availability: N/A

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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

Availability: N/A

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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

Availability: N/A

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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

Availability: N/A

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Ready to learn more about the Uptown network or German Shepherd puppies for sale in San Diego CA?

What impacts the price of German Shepherd puppies San Diego for sale?

The cost of German Shepherd San Diego puppies can be affected by a large range of variables such as coat color, gender, breeder experience, pedigree and much more. No matter which color or type of German Shepherd you’re looking for, our MatchMaker process will help you find a pup that fits your budget, too.

Will I be matched with German Shepherd breeders in San Diego?

Our goal is to match families with the best puppies possible. If we have breeders or businesses located nearby who fit your preferences, we’ll be sure to connect you ASAP—but if not, no worries! Uptown’s partners are pros when it comes to arranging travel for your new friend (to any major airport in the lower 48 states).

How do you vet San Diego German Shepherd breeders?

All of the companies and German Shepherd breeders in San Diego CA we partner with are followers of our binding Breeder Pledge, and we never work with puppy mills. Our passion is finding loving and safe homes and families for each and every puppy in our network—which is exactly why less than 10% of applicants are accepted into our network.

Why should I choose Uptown Puppies for German Shepherd for sale San Diego?

In our humble opinion, Uptown Puppies is the most efficient and fun way to find your dream dog! By using our totally free MatchMaking service, you’ll be able to chat with a matchmaker who helps you select your perfect puppy based on lots of preferences such as lifestyle, home, and disposition.

What’s the difference in a pet store versus German Shepherd breeders San Diego in the Uptown network?

Man’s best friend is more popular than ever before, and there’s no shortage of people searching for their new friend online. Unfortunately, that popularity means there are tons of puppy mills and unethical breeders out there, too. Because we’re so selective with our breeder and business partners, you’re able to avoid working with puppy mills. It’s as simple as that.

Do you have white German Shepherd San Diego available near me right now?

Because we work with passionate, experienced, professional breeders, businesses and fellow dog-lovers, we have a great track record of matching families with awesome puppies all over the US. Whether your dream doggie is waiting across town or across the country, we’ll help you connect with the breeders who will make it happen.

What is the MatchMaker process like for German Shepherd puppies San Diego?

Our MatchMaker process is what helps connect future dog-owners (like you) with our carefully selected, screened and approved companies and breeders who will set you up with your dream German Shepherd. MatchMaker is 100% free—just tell us a little bit about your perfect puppy and we’ll take it from there!

How can I guarantee Uptown Puppies is an ethical company for German Shepherd puppies for sale San Diego?

Unlike puppy mills and backyard breeders—who often neglect the wellbeing of their animals for profit—we’re focused on making connections and building families. As fellow dog-lovers, we’re here to show the world what a difference it can make when you show your pups a little love and care.

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