This breed was one of the original colour
variations derived from the more easily recognized black and tan German Shepherd.
Discrepancies between breeder ideologies
has separated this breed from its black and tan cousins, but the breeders of the white shepherd have strived to reproduce
the best qualities of the original German Shepherd.
The White Shepherd male can
be 25 inches or 64 cm at the shoulder while the females are slightly smaller ranging from 23 or 58 cm. A variance of 1 inch
or 3cm is acceptable.
Breeders focus on preserving the functional “squarer” structure of the old-fashioned
Shepherd, as well as the temperament that made it possible for the White Shepherd to herd sheep and cattle.
a very loyal, devoted and highly trainable dog, the White Shepherd thrives on pleasing his owners and loves having a job to
Although happy to spend time with his family indoors, the White Shepherd is an active breed which also requires