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German Shepherd Puppies for Sale in South Dakota by Uptown Puppies

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German Shepherd Puppies for Sale in South Dakota by Uptown Puppies

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.

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

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.

Fantastically Friendly

Although German Shepherds might look scary, they’re extremely friendly and cuddly with their owners.

Super Energetic

German Shepherds are herding dogs at heart, and these dogs love to run, fetch, exercise and play!

Incredibly Intelligent

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.

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Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.

Educate...

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...

Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.

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5 Star Breeders

We only work with German Shepherd breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...

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Vintage Pups

5 Star Breeder

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Puppy Place

5 Star Breeder

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PuppySpot

5 Star Breeder

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Ralphs Puppies

5 Star Breeder

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BigBoys

5 Star Breeder

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PuppyTime

5 Star Breeder

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Top Line Pups

5 Star Breeder

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Prestigious Pups

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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.

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Questions & Answers

Questions about German Shepherd puppies for sale in South Dakota? We have answers.

How much do your German Shepherd puppies for sale in South Dakota cost?

The price of buying a German Shepherd puppy will vary from breeder to breeder based on their experience, the dog’s pedigree, and other factors. For example, black German Shepherd puppies for sale in South Dakota, long haired German Shepherd puppies for sale South Dakota, and Sable German Shepherd puppies might all be priced differently. Because we list a wide range of breeders, you’ll be certain to find German Shepherds for sale in South Dakota that suit your budget.

Am I limited to choosing a puppy from local litters and breeders?

When you pick a puppy from a breeder in our network, you can choose to pick up your German Shepherd South Dakota puppy yourself, or have your new pooch transported to any major airport in the Continental US. Don’t be concerned though - your pup will be flying cabin-class, not stowed away in the hold!

How do you screen the breeders you work with?

On a daily basis, we get tons of applications from companies and German Shepherd breeders in South Dakota waiting to join our network, but we admit only around 10%. We have a strict vetting process in place for breeders that checks on their skill, animal care standards, legal compliance, and more. Check out our Breeder Pledge to see the details.

Why is Uptown Puppies different from other dog breeder networks?

Although you might assume that a puppy bought from a breeder will be in good health and raised with care, the truth is that many breeders see their German Shepherd puppies in South Dakota as money-making commodities, not as individual animals. Our goal is straightforward - bring you together with one of the country’s top German Shepherd breeders South Dakota, making it a breeze for you to find your ideal German Shepherd puppy.

What precisely is a puppy mill?

Puppy mills churn out countless unhealthy, badly behaved German Shepherd puppies South Dakota. They’re horrible places where female dogs are treated like machines, mad to produce litter after little in filthy, squalid conditions. A German Shepherd puppy bought from a mill is likely to cost you an extra $5k in vet bills, and could well die young.

Are backyard breeders just as bad?

Pretty much. Backyard breeders are usually complete amateurs who think they can make easy money from breeding and selling South Dakota German Shepherds for sale. They raise their dogs in cramped and dirty conditions, so a German Shepherd for sale South Dakota bought from a backyard breeder will often suffer from fleas or other parasites. We don’t allow backyard breeders into our network.

I’m looking for a REALLY specific kind of German Shepherd...

If you already know exactly what kind of South Dakota German Shepherd for sale puppy you’re looking for, you’ll have no problem at all finding it on our network. No matter if you’re looking for a specific gender, a particular coat color, or even a German Shepherd hybrid breed, the breeders who’re part of Uptown will help you out!

How does Uptown Puppies work if I want to find a German Shepherd?

If you can’t wait to welcome your new German Shepherd puppy into your home, you’ve come to the right place! Take a look at all the puppies and litters available, and we’ll connect you with the business or breeder who can supply your dream German Shepherds for sale South Dakota. Then you can arrange to collect your new dog in person, or ask the breeder to arrange transportation to you.

How do I know I can trust your network?

The best breeders and good families deserve to be connected. We want you to have a stable, trusting relationship with your new German Shepherd puppy, but we’d also love for you to have a similar relationship with us. Just take a look at our reviews - you’ll be able to see that families trust us to play an important part in their lives.

What are the origins of the breed?

The name is a giveaway - the breed originated in Germany! First bred as sheepdogs in the late 1800s, the smartest, most obedient dogs were selected and bred to create the German Shepherd for sale in South Dakota breed. As well as herding sheep, they were also tasked with protecting flocks from predators - which is why they make good family watchdogs.

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