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Distinctly West German, Uniquely American

 Breeding to a higher standard.  Herding, Performance and Service Dogs.  We train/work/title our dogs as well as health test.
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Leave a message:  214-755-5755  (Phone messages are picked up once a day when possible.  

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COURAGE - CHARACTER - PREDICTABILITY
Show puppies by structure; loyal Companions and Protection by nature; Health and Longevity by good genetics. Brought to you by a thoughtful knowledgeable trusted breeder of over 44 years. Breeders of the finest quality Schutzhund/IPO titled & Breed Surveyed German Shepherds in the United States for over 44 years. Our breeding program maintains the integrity of the German Shepherd's heritage to preserve the human-canine bond. 
  "BREEDING CORRECT DOGS BY DESIGN"


Our Merkel Geneology is from
Ha฿loch, Germany





We are published in these books

   BREEDER QUALIFICATIONS:
   KENNEL NAME:
Haus Merkel
   Breeder Name: Dyan Merkel
   Website:
http://www.hausmerkel.com
   Location: North Texas
   Contact Info:  vhmerkel@yahoo.com
   214-755-5755

   HEALTH TESTS:
   Hip/Elbow Certifications: Yes
   Degerative Myopathy Certifications: Yes
   Thyroid tests: Yes
   CERF tests: No

   TRAINING:
   Titles/certifies breeding stock in discipline?: Yes

   BREEDING STOCK:
   Raises breeding stock from puppies: Yes
   Titles dogs bred on premise:  Yes
   Imports titled breeding stock: Yes
   Buys from other Breeders:  NO MORE!

   SCHUTZHUND/IPO:
   Has trained in Schutzhund: Yes
   HOT from puppy to SchH3: Yes
   HOT and bred to SchH3: Yes

   CONFORMATION/BREED SURVEY:
   Show ratings: Yes
   Breed survey: Yes

   BREEDER ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
   V Putz vom Haus Merkel SchH3, Kkl 1a
   V Ulla vom Haus Merkel SchH3, Kkl 1a
   V Zessa vom Haus Merkel SchH2, IPO3, Kkl1a
   V Riesa vom Haus Merkel SchH2, Kkl 1a
   V Puma vom Haus Merkel SchH2, Kkl 1a
   V Emma vom Haus Merkel SchH1, Kkl 1a
   SG Wickie vom Haus Merkel IPO1 a
   SG Vessa vom Haus Merkel IPO1 a
   SG1 Clar vom Haus Merkel SchH1 a
   Ch Merkel's Opium SchH1
   V Merkel's Arletta SchH1, a
   SG, VP2 Nixe vom Haus Merkel BH, AD, a
   SG Feli vom Haus Merkel BH, AD, a
   Ch Merkel's Leica UDT, OFA
   Merkel's Leibchen Shiloh UDT, OFA
   Ch Merkels Sangria UDT, OFA
   United States Grand Victrix
   Ch Merkels Vendetta  ROM, OFA
   Ch Merkel' Quaestor CD, ROM, OFA
   Ch Merkel's Essence UD, OFA
   Merkel's Coda vom Jennerick CDX, OFA
   National Certified Search & Rescue
   Lieb vom Haus Merkel OFA,
   National Obedience Winner
  
Ch Merkel's Cut Up of Timmee UDT, OFA
   Certified United States Service Dog
   Bryn vom Haus   Merkel CGC, OFA
   Certified United States Service Dog
  
Fred vom Haus Merkel
   Ch Merkel's The Cutting Edge OFA
   Ch Merkel's Virtual Reality OFA
   Ch Merkel's Tequila CD, OFA
   Ch Merkel's Sante Fe OFA
   Merkel's Spellbound ROM,
OFA
   Merkel's Emma ROM , OFA

   Merkel's Estes CD, near ROM
   2009 Annual Achievement Award Recipient
   Ch Merkel's Heart's are Wild
CDTDTC HIC CGC TDI OFA
   Ch Merkel's Heart to Heart CD, OFA
   PRODOMINANT LINES USED:
   World Sieger Larus von Batu SchH3 Kkl 1a
   World Sieger Zamp vom Thermodos SchH3, Kkl 1
   World Sieger Yasko vom Farbenspiel SchH3,Kkl 1a
   VA Dux della Valcuvia SchH3, Kkl1a
    Kirschental

   WRITTEN GUARANTEE:  Yes
   EDUCATION AVAILABLE:  Yes
   LIFETIME SUPPORT Yes
   YEARS AS BREEDER: 
45
 

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Any health care links located here are NOT to replace a veterinarian visit; please take your dog to a vet immediately at any sign of odd behavior or any symptoms of illness or injury. Call your vet and describe your dog's symptoms with any of your concerns about the dog's well-being. Your veterinarian may discover changes in your dog's health that you have overlooked. It is always better to err on the side of caution

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your dog look dysplasic!)
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My beloved mother
(Dorothy Conner Merkel Obituary)
Love, kindness & laughter was her gift to all.  Always on my mind forever in my heart!


LINK: 90 Percent of Pet Foods May Cause Disease in Your Pet

THIS IS WHAT WE FEED

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Large & Giant Breed Puppy

This formula is designed for those puppies that will reach 50 pounds or more as an adult. Its triple meat protein source builds good solid muscle, providing optimum calcium and phosphorus. In addition, there are slightly fewer calories so that puppies don’t gain too much weight before their bodies are ready to support it.

HOW TO GREET A DOG

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BEST INFORMATION YOU CAN EVER HAVE ON MEETING OTHER PEOPLES DOGS-Children really need to learn this.
 


READING A DOGS BODY LANGUAGE
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Canine body language
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THIS is why you do not walk your dogs on asphalt or concrete in the summer. If you see someone walking their dogs on asphalt or concrete, PLEASE educated them and get the pet to cooler ground. Original post was from Pet Ambulance Victoria

This should be sent to all the veterinarians including the specialists!



DOG PARK ALERT

We have received two notices. (1) Nails wrapped in cheese at dog parks in Chicago and Massachusetts (see pic). (2) from some friends that in Augusta Maine dog park, antifreeze is being found in doggie water bowls. Please beware and be careful and PLEASE SHARE and spread the word



Ever wonder where puppy mill dogs come from? Here's an example. Many get cooked alive in the sun and freeze to death in the winter. If you purchase your dog from a pet store, I can guarantee your "AKC" certified dog came from a place like this.  This one is even better than the ones  I saw in Iowa and Missouri!



Do you recognize she is a Yorkie?
Please do not purchase your pet from a Pet shop, Backyard breeder or Commercial Puppy Mill.


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"The man who rears a dog must complete what the breeder began..." Max v. Stephanitz; Father of the German Shepherd Dog

 

 
"Fun at the Beach"

"Fun at Work"


This is a real combination of symptoms that spells out EMERGENCY. These are the classic symptoms of a condition referred to as "bloat" - a dog that is pacing, restless and has unproductive attempts to vomit.

This is a common problem in large breed deep-chested dogs but can also occur in smaller dogs.

Basically what happens is this - the stomach twists causing the blood supply to the stomach to be compromised then leads to tissue death. As tissues are damaged, toxins are released and a sequence of events occurs that if left untreated, leads to death.

If you ever notice these symptoms in your dog, call your local veterinarian or emergency clinic as soon as possible.

This is a condition that is fairly common and often occurs in the evening or nighttime hours. It is also a very expensive condition to treat.  READ MORE...

           

Dealing with Excessive Barking

The first step to stopping barking is to understand why it is happening. Dogs bark for all kinds of reasons, including anxiety, boredom and/or loneliness. Sometimes they bark just because it feels good.  Luckily, most dogs will respond to one or other intervention to curtail their barking. Whether you simply bring an outdoor dog inside or take the time to apply behavior-modification techniques, you can cause a dog to be less of a nuisance and to be more socially acceptable.


Removing Skunk Odor

No need for the tomato juice. Use a mixture of 10 parts hydrogen peroxide to 1 part baking soda. Add a dash of degreasing dishwashing soap and pour into a spray bottle. Spray liberally over dry coat and allow to air dry. Avoid eyes. Works on other objects, too!



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FOR THOSE WHO LIKE BIRDING

FDA DOG FOOD RECALLS    

 

 

 

GERMAN SHEPHERD PUPPY PRICING

The price of a German Shepherd puppy depends on the accomplishments and the knowledge the breeder has of the breed.  The puppies bloodlines, parents titles, parents health certifications, etc. are all included in this quest to produce a sound predictable family companion/protector and service dog.  A well bred German Shepherd from a reputable breeder will be $2000 on up.   Unfortunately there are other not so reputable people who care nothing about breed betterment and mass produce subpar puppies so they can sell them cheaply to naive people who don't know any better.  The money these buyers save on a purchase price will generally go to the vets/trainers to fix all the issues that the unknowledgeable breeders bred into their puppies by not knowing genetics and
everything regarding the the ancestors in the bloodline.


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Haus Merkel German Shepherds are noted for their  gentle, and loving disposition, and are excellent in families with children.  Also noted for their eagerness to please &  easy trainability.  Our dogs have excelled  in obedience and service to man in all categories.

Please note:   Book early as the Puppy reservations are limited in the Choice males and females.

 

                  PRICING SCHEDULE of PUPPIES
Deposits:  The 'CHOICE SELECT' category is the most popular.  Please get your deposit (Half the purchase price) in early for the "Choice Select" and 'Choice' puppies;     Your reservation for a 'CHOICE' puppy will be accepted in the order the deposit is received (this is also the same process for all the other categories).  Deposits and all payments are non refundable.   Puppies with deposits must be picked up by 9 weeks unless other  arrangements have been made.

German Shepherd Puppies for Sale:
All of our puppies are large boned red and black with dark eyes.  Parents health tested/free by lineage.  Puppies have top trainabiity,  superb temperament for family companions
(including small children) and security
.
* CHOICE:   
House raised puppies with calm temperament for Family Companion/Protection  $2000-$2200
* SELECT:   
House raised handsome puppies for Companion/Protection $2500 -  $3000 
* EXCEPTIONAL:  
Show quality Breeding Prospects and Family Companion/Protection  $3500 - $4500
* ULTIMATE:  
Show/Breeding/Schutzhund potential Top Prospects and Family Companion for Protection    $5000 - $6500
* SUPREME ULTIMATE :
  
 Pick of litter, Show/Breeding/Schutzhund potential.
*Prices may change to reflect non breeding or non competition.

All prices subject to change without notice.   * Certain litters will not adhere to Prices on the pricing schedule and will be on a quote basis.  Puppies are not considered SOLD  unless paid for in full or a deposit (half of the purchase price)  has been received.  Balance is due 2 weeks before pick up if paying by check.  There is a $50.00 service charge on returned checks.

WRITTEN GUARANTEE
for puppies

Shipping costs, airline crate and health certificate are the responsibility of the buyer. Fees are currently $400 for a young puppy (Puppies must be 8 weeks old to ship) and includes a health certificate, shipping crate, and prepaid shipping costs. Due to airline cost increases and fuel surcharges this is subject to change at time of shipment.  All costs must be paid before shipping unless other arrangements are made.  The older/bigger puppies cost $500 to ship; larger crate, more weight at the airlines means higher shipping cost.

http://www.caninetrainingsystems.com/product/V-GSD-1/The-German-Shepherd-Dog-...  
This production illustrates a detailed and biomechanical analysis of how the characteristics in the German Shepherd standard contribute to sound, strong structure and efficient, beautiful movement. The most up-to-date computer graphics and animation help both novices and experts understand canine movement more fully.  

Copyright Canine Training Systemsฎ, 86 minutes, DVD

http://www.caninetrainingsystems.com/product/V-GSD-2/The-German-Shepherd-Dog-    ...

http://www.caninetrainingsystems.com/product/V-GSD-3/The-German-Shepherd-Dog-...
This production explains how to show your German Shepherd successfully, including the organization, procedure, and strategy of an SV-style show; raising the show puppy; teaching gun soundness and physical examination; and training the dog to "stack".  
Copyright Canine Training Systemsฎ, 86 minutes, DVD


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