History of the Breed, Breed Standart, Color Markings
OFA is a non-profit organization that collates and disseminates information concerning orthopedic and genetic disease of animals.
Since 1975, the premier national organization dedicated to preserving the German Shepherd dog’s working heritage through Schutzhund training and breed surveys.
The German Shepherd Dog is one of the most versatile dog breeds in the world, excelling as a working dog, a companion, a protector and a competitor at the highest levels of both conformation and performance events.
The GSDC of Mpls & St. Paul was founded in 1950 to promote the responsible breeding of the GSD
Founded in 1947 by 33 German Shepherd enthusiasts to promote interest in the breed and to train people to properly train their German Shepherd Dogs.