German Shepherds are medium to large-sized dogs. The breed standard height at the is 60–65 cm (24–26 in) for males and 55–60 cm (22–24 in) for females. The weight standard is 30–40 kilograms (66–88 lb) for males and 22–32 kilograms (49–71 lb) for females. They have a domed forehead, a long square-cut muzzle with strong jaws and a black nose. The eyes are medium-sized and brown with a lively, intelligent and self-assured look. The ears are large and stand erect, open at the front and parallel, but they often are pulled back during movement. They have a long neck, which is raised when excited and lowered when moving at a fast pace. The tail is bushy and reaches to the .
List of Types of Shepherd Dogs - Dog Breed Info Center
We have produced some male puppies that are even LARGER and HEAVIER than him, and would be comparable to the King Shepherd breeders standard in size. On average a dog at a healthy weight (NOT fat!) from us ranges as follows:
This page is a list of shepherd type dog breeds
As you can see in the slideshow above, we strive to produce dogs that are large, have a broad head, large bone structure, an "" straight-backed appearance as well as a calm demeanor. Also like King Shepherds, our dogs come in both the long coat as well as short coat varieties in all colors ranging from sable, to black and tan, bicolor, solid black as well as . While this may be similar to the King Shepherd breed standard, our dogs are AKC registered GIANT German Shepherds.
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The King Shepherd is a large breed. According to the American Rare Breeds Association males stand at over 29 inches (74 cm) tall and should have an ideal weight of 130 to 150 pounds (59 to 68 kg) pounds while females are 27 inches (69 cm) tall and ideally 90 to 110 pounds (41 to 50 kg). The build of this dog is muscular, long, and robust; the structure is solid. The head is in good proportion with the body and moderately wide between the eyes. The forehead is slightly rounded. The cheeks are not too full and moderately curved when viewed from the top. The thick, firm ears are medium-sized and moderately wide at base. The eyes are medium-sized and almond shaped. The shades of the eyes can be varying shades of brown ranging from golden brown to almost black. The chest is broad and deep. Thickly feathered, the tail reaches at least to the hocks and is slightly curved.Living Conditions ideal for King Shepherds
The King Shepherd dog is a large breed that requires more space. They are not recommended for apartments or other small living spaces. A large fenced in yard is ideal so the dog can get the exercise required to stay healthy and happy.