GSD News

With Pot Legalization, Old K9s Face High Unemployment

With Pot Legalization, Old K9s Face High Unemployment

As recreational marijuana slowly becomes legal across North America, many police departments are forced to make tough decisions with their K9 units. The major issue cops now face is whether to train drug-sniffing dogs to detect the scent of marijuana. In many

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President Donald Trump Praises German Shepherd Dogs at MAGA Rally in El Paso Texas on February 11, 2019

President Donald Trump Praises German Shepherd Dogs at MAGA Rally in El Paso Texas on February 11, 2019

“There is Nothing Better Than a Good Old Fashioned German Shepherd.” – Donald Trump On February 11, 2019, President Donald Trump was speaking to an audience in El Paso, Texas at a MAGA rally. While speaking about new drug detection technology, Trump

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USPS German Shepherd Dog Stamps Coming in 2019

USPS German Shepherd Dog Stamps Coming in 2019

The United States Postal Service will have “Forever Stamps” featuring military working dogs available in 2019. The stamps will feature 4 types of dogs: German shepherd, Labrador retriever, Belgian Malinois and Dutch shepherd. The stamps will come in booklets of 20 stamps

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Idaho Police Rescue Runaway German Shepherd

Idaho Police Rescue Runaway German Shepherd

A runaway German Shepherd in Star, Idaho is now at home thanks to the quick-thinking of two local police officers. On January 22nd, 2019, officers Alan Speakes and Sean Darlymple saw what they thought was a coyote on the side of Idaho

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450 German Shepherd Dogs Rescued After Horrific Discovery

450 German Shepherd Dogs Rescued After Horrific Discovery

Belinda Powell of Middle, Georgia has been charged with animal cruelty after 450 German Shepherd Dogs were discovered in her possession. According to AJC, the dogs were living in mud and feces up to your knees with nowhere dry to stand. Sadly,

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TSA Will Reduce Number Of German Shepherds On Its Crew

TSA Will Reduce Number Of German Shepherds On Its Crew

It’ll be difficult to spot German shepherds on your next trip through airport security. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) recently announced it’s reducing the number of pointy-eared dogs used for safety screenings. According to TSA officials, travelers feel less threatened by dogs

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Maryland Law Not Enforced? No Jail Time for “Worst Case of Animal Cruelty” Ever.

Maryland Law Not Enforced? No Jail Time for "Worst Case of Animal Cruelty" Ever.

Maryland Law Not Enforced? No Jail Time for “Worst Case of Animal Cruelty” Ever. Linda Brown is out of court and has informed reporters she will be breeding again. What happened? In case you weren’t aware, Linda Brown is the owner of

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German Shepherd K9 Officer “Cigo” Shot and Killed on Christmas Eve

German Shepherd K9 Officer "Cigo" Shot and Killed on Christmas Eve

This story sucks and I almost didn’t type it. I’ll just go ahead and say up front that I am not doing the K9 justice. Still, I’m here to report on German Shepherd news. I’ll link to better resources in the article

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Amputee Sled Hockey Star Adopts Three-Legged German Shepherd

Amputee Sled Hockey Star Adopts Three-Legged German Shepherd

Thanks to support from the St. Paul community, one abandoned German Shepherd has a new lease on life. In November of 2018, the German Shepherd “Cabi” was hit by a train and left for dead by her former owners. Thankfully, Emily Campbell

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Kansas Woman Reunites With German Shepherd After An Eight Year Separation

Kansas Woman Reunites With German Shepherd After An Eight Year Separation

It’s a reunion eight years in the making. Jacqueline Horton of Caney, Kansas, is still in shock after discovering her long-lost German Shepherd at a local animal shelter. According to KSN.com, Horton’s pet, Barron, ran away with her parent’s German Shepherd, Tanner, in

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