German Shepherd Dogs
Take a look at the sites I have listed to get a feel for the GSD breed and also to see what is involved in raising/owning one of these magnificent dogs.

AKC German Shepherd Dog Standard

UKC German Shepherd Dog Standard

Horand von Grafrath - The first registered GSD

German Shepherd Dog Breed Information

The German Shepherd - Versatility on four feet

German Shepherd Dog FAQ

The German Shepherd Puppy Month by Month


Books
One of the most important and helpful things you can do for your dog is learn how to properly communicate with him and read his body language. Learning to read & talk "dog" will be the backbone to your relationship and training program and will help make life with your dog even more enjoyable.

Perfect Puppy in 7 Days: How to start your puppy off right by Sophia Yin *Read before bringing your puppy home!*

Life Skills for Puppies by Helen Zulch & Daniel Mills

The Power of Positive Dog Training by Pat Miller

Don't Shoot The Dog! The new art of teaching and training by Karen Pryor

The Culture Clash by Jean Donaldson

 The Dogs Mind by Bruce Fogle

The Other End Of The Leash: Why we do what we do around dogs by Patricia McConnell


Videos
Puppy Culture - This is an amazing resource of everything you need to do for the critical first 12 weeks of your puppy's life to help make them well balanced dogs. We are proud to follow the "puppy culture" way of raising puppies but we only have them for 8 weeks and there is much more to learn after they go home. This video is a MUST!!