15 Historical Facts About German Shepherds You Might Not Know

Perhaps the most famous dog breed in the world is the German Shepherd. They have been one of the most reliable working models for centuries, whether military or police shepherd. These dogs excelled in every job they were trusted.

Let’s dig a little deeper and reveal this breed with an interesting and colorful history.

#1 Archaeological finds indicate that even in the 4th millennium BC, animals lived on the territory of modern Czech Republic, Poland and Germany, the skeleton of which has many features similar to shepherd dogs.

#2 For the first time, chronicles of the 7th century were written about the “German shepherd”, it was just a shepherd’s dog on the territory of one of the German principalities.

#3 The modern shepherd dog appeared in the process of crossing several predecessor breeds.

Alice White

Written by Alice White

Alice White, a devoted pet lover and writer, has turned her boundless affection for animals into a fulfilling career. Originally dreaming of wildlife, her limited scientific background led her to specialize in animal literature. Now she happily spends her days researching and writing about various creatures, living her dream.

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