German Shepherd Dog

  • The Top 23 Smartest Dogs In The World

    The Top 23 Smartest Dogs In The World

    Is your dog on the list?

  • Rescued German Shepherd Bitten By Rattlesnake Saving Girl

    Rescued German Shepherd Bitten By Rattlesnake Saving Girl

    Just two months after being adopted, Huas the German Shepherd protected his family's seven-year-old girl and her grandmother from a rattlesnake. He's expected to make a full recovery.

  • 25 Cute Pictures Of Puppies And Mama Dogs For Mother’s Day

    25 Cute Pictures Of Puppies And Mama Dogs For Mother’s Day

    Mother’s Day is Sunday and here are some ways that puppies show their mama dog some appreciation — via licking, snuggling, playing, and more:

  • Dog Survives Being Buried Alive For 72 Hours In A Sinkhole

    Dog Survives Being Buried Alive For 72 Hours In A Sinkhole

    A German Shepherd escaped from his yard and was found three days later trapped in a sinkhole. The dog managed to survive and returned to his family.

  • 5 Of The Most Popular Dog Breeds In The World

    5 Of The Most Popular Dog Breeds In The World

    Here are the most popular dog breeds in the world and some of the reasons they’re so famous.

  • German Shepherd Service Dog Helps His Boy Run Cross Country

    German Shepherd Service Dog Helps His Boy Run Cross Country

    Tyler Gerdts became the first student athlete in Iowa to run cross country with his service dog, a German Shepherd named Hugo.

  • Five Famous War Dogs

    Five Famous War Dogs

    As we remember those who served in the armed forces, five tales of brave dogs who fought in three wars — the Vietnam War, World War I, and World War II.  

  • Puppy drives owner’s car into pond

    Puppy drives owner’s car into pond

    German Shepherd pup Rosie has always been something of a troublemaker, but when she accidentally put a car in drive and fell on the accelerator, she took things to a new level.

  • Rescued dog now cares for boy with cancer

    Rescued dog now cares for boy with cancer

    For nearly eight long years, German Shepherd Zero lived a life without love and without hope. Abused and severely neglected by his former owner, it seemed Zero’s story could only end badly. But after staff members at the Oxford Animal Shelter in Oxford, Conn., rescued Zero, they put the sweet pooch up for adoption, and […]

  • Custody Canine Program rehabilitates dogs and prisoners

    Custody Canine Program rehabilitates dogs and prisoners

    The Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail Custody Canine Program, run by the Sheriff’s Department and dog behaviorist Rick Belmonte, is all about second chances. Every five weeks, two new dogs are pulled from death row at a local shelter and brought to the L.A. County Men’s Central Jail, where a group of inmates is […]

  • Top 10 most popular dog breeds in the U.S.

    Top 10 most popular dog breeds in the U.S.

    For the 22nd year in a row, the Labrador Retriever was ranked as the most popular dog in America, according to an annual report released by the American Kennel Club. The Lab retaining the top slot adds excitement to the 2013 rankings, as the top-ranked pooch is now tied with the Poodle for the dog […]

  • Man who abandoned dog on mountain charged with animal cruelty

    Man who abandoned dog on mountain charged with animal cruelty

    On Friday, August 17, DogTime.com reported on a German Shepherd dog who was abandoned by his owner during a hike on a 14,000-foot mountain in Colorado. According to CBS 4 Denver, the Clear Creek County Sheriff’s Office charged the dog’s owner, Anthony Ortolani, with animal cruelty. Ortolani took his dog Missy for a hike on […]

  • Blind puppy adopted by baseball team

    Blind puppy adopted by baseball team

    Fans of minor league baseball team the Albuquerque Isotopes will have something new to cheer about this season in addition to the great plays on the field. The newest Isotope is a 6-month-old German Shepherd mix named Stevie Wonder, and he really knows how to work the crowd. The adorable pup has already become a […]

  • Sweet revenge

    Sweet revenge

    A German Shepherd mix is mean to a Labrador, but what goes around comes around…

  • Twilight star adopts a dog

    Twilight star adopts a dog

    According to his Twitter page, Twilight Saga actor Alex Meraz has adopted a dog. “I recently adopted a beautiful lil puppy!” Meraz said in a post on Tuesday. “I’m gonna be like a Hollywood chick and stuff her in my man-purse.” Meraz also posted a photo of his new dog, which is hardly “man-purse” size; […]

  • Yankees throw homecoming ceremony for Cpl. Leavey and Sgt. Rex

    Yankees throw homecoming ceremony for Cpl. Leavey and Sgt. Rex

    Retired Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey and Sgt. Rex, the Military Working Dog she fought to adopt for five long years, were honored by the New York Yankees in a pregame ceremony Sunday. Though the adoption was finalized in April, the ceremony at Yankee Stadium marked Leavey and Rex’s official homecoming celebration. “He was all ready […]

  • Is owner responsible for his own barking dog?

    Is owner responsible for his own barking dog?

    Dear Labby, This morning I took my dogs for a leisurely walk down a street in our neighborhood. As we strolled, a German Shepherd in a yard across the street began barking loudly from behind a chain link fence. A moment or two later, a man stepped out the front door. The man called to […]

  • Retired police dog rescued from neglectful handler

    Retired police dog rescued from neglectful handler

    Officer Francisco Ibarra and Ingo used to patrol the streets, keeping the town of Watsonville, CA, safe. But now, it seems that Ingo was the one in need of protection. In mid-February, an anonymous tip led the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) for Monterey County to the Salinas home of former […]

  • The Hills Have Eyes Part 2 is available on Blu-ray

    The Hills Have Eyes Part 2 is available on Blu-ray

    Wes Craven's ill-conceived sequel to his 1977 underground masterpiece, The Hills Have Eyes, Part 2's sole notable aspect is a flashback sequence...by a German Shepherd.

  • Mississippi Valley German Shepherd Dog Rescue

    Mississippi Valley German Shepherd Dog Rescue

    Dogtime’s Road to Rescue program salutes Mississippi Valley German Shepherd Dog Rescue. How did your organization get started?Our founder, Norma Jewell, was doing volunteer work at her local shelter. She was approached by the animal control officers to foster some hard to place dogs. She trained them in basic obedience, groomed them, and socialized them […]

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