We are excited that you are thinking about purchasing one of our amazing German Shepherd pups! It is a huge commitment that should not be taken lightly, as these pups will be family members for years to come. Shepherds bond quickly, are highly trainable and require someone who is willing to give them plenty of love with lots of play time. Our pups are handled daily from the moment they are born. We expose them to everything from chickens, horses, vacuum cleaners, car rides,cats, small dogs, small children so they are very confident and happy pups when they leave us at 8 weeks. Our puppies are also 90% trained at 8 weeks to go outside to eliminate.
Picking out Your New Puppy
When choosing a pup they all look alike, and have few identifying markings until 2 weeks. Eyes open at 12-14 days and ears open at 18-21 days. We often have several clients on a waiting list that missed out on the previous litter. All puppy purchases are based on a first come first served basis. Waiting list clients are notified prior to everyone else, and set up the in person pick out appointment. The puppy will be held once a deposit is received.Picks are in order that deposit was recieved for each gender of puppy(male or female) For the puppy deposit, we accept cash or major credit(sorry no checks) . If Paying with a Credit Card please add 5.0% Intuit processing fee to total.
~Important Puppy Purchase information is listed below~
IMPORTANT:We Give our puppies THE BEST VACCINES AVAILABLE for THE BEST PROTECTION They can have from dangerous viruses.However because they are still young and with an immature immune system there is always a chance,even though small that they can become infected.WE ADVISE IT IS SAFEST FOR YOUNG PUPPIES NOT TO VISIT PLACES WHERE THERE ARE ALOT OF DOGS LIKE DOG PARKS,PUBLIC TRAINING FACILITES ETC.WE CANNOT BE HELD LIABLE IF YOUR DOG CONTRACTS PARVO DUE TO EXPOSURE AFTER 7 DAYS OF LEAVING OUR PREMISES.
PRICES - We offer a puppy package for $950 which includes a litter certificate with a 3 Generation Pedigree on larger litters of over 10 puppies and often at summer season.AKC Registration application package is offered for $1200-$1500/Pick male/female." Stud service" puppies that will come with parents pedigree info only. ALL puppies are guaranteed against deadly PARVOVIRUS for 7 days from PURCHASE(Sale) DATE. They will need additional vaccine boosters after you bring them home. WE RECOMMEND KEEPING YOUR PUPPY AT HOME until age 4 MONTHS(or once puppy has recieved AT LEAST 3 Parvo boosters with the exception of his/her vet visits.Puppies dont reach full immunity to Parvovirus until at least their third round of shots.
Puppies are dewormed at 2-4-6-8 weeks.Additional dewormings may be necessary until puppies reach age 5 months as well.A Vaccine/Deworming record is kept with each puppy and provided to you when your puppy goes home.
We recommend keeping your new puppy on the brand of puppy food we have started him or her on(we have small bags for sale for your convenience).
AKC Registration- All puppies will receive either an AKC Litter Certificate or AKC Registration. Upon leaving Oak Glen Kennels, puppies purchased with AKC will be sent home with their puppies' AKC registration form or if not yet available will be mailed out to you as soon as we recieve them. We also sometimes have German Shepherd puppies for sale out of stud services(lending of our males to outside females(we do not own or sometimes co own) puppies are sold as companion animals only unless otherwise specified.
Hip Guarantee- All puppies come with a 2 year hip guarantee. All of our breeding dogs have generations of excellent hips in their pedigrees. However recent studies are showing that good hip health also depends on a proper diet,moderate exercise and avoiding early spay/neuter of your German Shepherd.Our 2 year guarantee(from the date of sale) also covers any genetic issue.We strive to produce the healthiest dogs possible but there is no guarantees with nature and rarely but possible something can go wrong.In this case you will be offered another puppy as one becomes available and you will have the option to keep or return your puppy to us.
*Please note that we will request all vet records and we may at our discretion request that our vet sees the dog as well before a replacement puppy is given.
Transport for your pup
We do offer home meet and greet/ground transport for a fee of $125-$250 depending on distance(We cover all of San Bernardino County to Los Angeles and San Diego) with deposit once puppies are 8 weeks of age.For younger puppies we show at our location by appointment only 7 days/week from 10:00am to 9:00pm .Same day appointments are usually possible but not guaranteed.
Our Local airports are:
Ontario International(ONT) or Los Angeles International(LAX). Cost for flight(including health certificate and crate) can range from $500-$750 depending on the weight of the dog and the airline we use.
If you are having your puppy shipped additional items are required for your pup. Your puppy will need to be sent off in a medium crate water/food bowls and bag of dry food at no charge.
If shipping by air your puppy will need a USDA health certificate and additional immunizations(required by law). All of this is included in the price of Flight transport.Oak Glen Kennels will handle all flight arrangements and vet visit/booking etc.