Originating from Germany in the late 19th century, German Shepherds were initially bred for herding and protecting livestock. Large, muscular dogs with well-proportioned and athletic builds, German Shepherds have a distinctive, noble-looking head with erect ears. Their coats are typically dense, medium-length, and come in a variety of colors, such as black, tan, sable and bi-color. known for their intelligence, trainability and loyalty, German Shepherds are often used as working dogs in a variety of roles such from police and military service to search & rescue and therapy work. An energetic breed......