Process of selecting a German Shepherd Puppy

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Waiting List or Reserved List
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Waiting List:

Approximately 6-12 months.

Together we have chosen to work together to match them up with a wonderful German Shepherd puppy litter. Many individuals have certain criteria to ensure their best matched puppy.

Reserved List:
Approximately 3-6 months. 

A limited number of customers per future litter. This is an evolving relationship as we connect to discuss health & training tips in addition to answering questions as these customers prepare for their new puppies in addition to updates about the litters devlopment.

These list are not by number but by detail of the best suited match. Please know that details such as Sex, Coat type, Purpose are essential to knowing which list is better suited. 
Research the Breed
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 First to start your journey to expand your knowledge of the German Shepherd.

DOG ORGINAL PURPOSE: Herding, protection


TYPES:  West German Show lines, East German working lines, DDR, American show lines, Czech working lines

HEIGHT: 22 to 26 inches

WEIGHT: 55 to 100 pounds

COAT: Stock coat and Long coat

COAT COLOR: Most colors are acceptable, such as bicolor, black and red, black and tan, black and silver, solid black, gray, sable. (Note that blue, liver or white are unfavorable based on breed standards.)

LIFE SPAN: 9 to 14 years

TEMPERAMENT: Intelligent, courageous, alert, bold, loyal, protective, confident

ORIGIN: Germany

GOLDEN RIDGE GERMAN SHEPHERDS:Black & Red West German Showlines. Authentic German Quality standard, of previous & current proven championship German Shepherds ancestral bloodlines Above all the quality of temperaments is of the utmost importance. Our dogs are noticeably more intelligent, obedient , confident and gentler than most litters you ‘ ll come across .

See our German Shepherd Qualities page for more information on the German Shepherd breed and the importance behind the requirements we have for our breeding dogs.

Golden Ridge German Shepherds Breeding Program

Once you have decided to purchase a Well-bred, purebred German Shepherd. We want to ensure we are the right breeder for you. Every breeder has different values & philosophy. We want the best possible outcome for our puppies in health, temperament & happiness.

Please conduct research and understand we will not take shortcuts in our breeding program to adjust to less than. 

Breed Standards are an invaluable piece to keep this breed’s reputation for the next generation.  

  • Health Testing
  • Titled & Clear Minded Genetics
  • Rigorous Temperment Testing & Evaluations
  • Proven Puppy Curriculum
  • Excellent Environmental Conditions
  • High Quality Nutrition 
  • Breeder with H.E.A.R.T. Recognized
  • Generations of Knowledge & Support
  • Continues Research & Education about the Breed
  • Breeder Support