German Shepherd gifts are the best way to spoil a German Shepherd lover, or just show off how important your GSD is to you!
The German Shepherd is the second most popular companion canine in America and the eighth most popular pet dog in the UK.
They’re known for being great working dogs, too! GSDs are a popular choice for police dogs, or even guide dogs.
If you are looking for a gift for someone who loves GSDs, a gift featuring their favorite pup is sure to be a hit. Read on for some of the greatest German Shepherd gifts out there!
Top 5 German Shepherd Gifts
- Vinyl German Shepherd action figure
- 10” x 15” German Shepherd wooden wall sign
- Jewelry box with bangle bracelet and GSD charms
- Multi-color GSD throw blanket
- Shepherd-Opoly board game
There’s more information for each of these gifts below. Plus a ton of other amazing ideas that are perfect for a German Shepherd fan. So keep scrolling!
Gifts For German Shepherd Lovers
You don’t have to own a GSD to love them. These gifts are perfect for aspiring as well as current German Shepherd owners!
1. German Shepherd Anatomy Shirt
Want others to understand why the German Shepherd is the only dog for you? You can show them with this unique “Anatomy of a German Shepherd” t-shirt.
It’s a visual aid that highlights each of the GSD’s precious gifts! The t-shirt comes in men’s or womens’ in several sizes and five colors.
2. Lifelike German Shepherd Plushie
Wow! More than two feet of lifelike German Shepherd with a sturdy interior frame and plush exterior.
The only thing better than this gift is the real thing! This can make an especially fun gift for an aspiring young German Shepherd owner.
3. German Shepherd Small Plush Toy
This Cuddle Toys Long General German Shepherd Plush Toy is great!
If space is at a premium, this lovely little German Shepherd plush toy is a handy stand-in for the lifelike stuffed GSD doll above!
4. Vinyl German Shepherd Action Figure
The young – and young-at-heart – will appreciate this cute little vinyl German Shepherd action figure.
The figure measures 3.75” and is free-standing. Funko POP collectors will especially love this gift.
German Shepherd Gifts And Collectibles
Many dog owners love to collect art and curios featuring their favorite breed. For the German Shepherd collector in your life, you won’t find more unique, fun collectibles than these!
1. German Shepherd Wooden Wall Sign
This 10” x 15” wood wall sign features a distinguished and regal German Shepherd and a steaming mug of coffee with the words “Be Alert As a German Shepherd.”
The birchwood sign can be placed in a corner freestanding or wall-mounted.
2. Small German Shepherd Figurine
This petite GSD figurine is hand-painted right down to the soulful eyes and watchful, alert ears of your favorite pup.
The figurine is made from stone resin and measures 7”L x 3.5”W x 3.75”H.
3. Jewelry Box with GSD Charm Bracelet
This lovely collectible jewelry box with bangle bracelet features three charms: a paw pad, a dog bone and a German Shepherd dog. The bracelet measures 9”L x 2.75”W.
The material is long-lasting silver alloy metal. The box is navy blue and comes wrapped and ready to give as a gift.
4. GSD Dishwasher Magnet
This absolutely adorable dishwasher magnet measures 3”.
It flips to let family members know if the dishes are clean or dirty.
Gifts For German Shepherd Owners
These gifts for German Shepherd owners are snuggly, cozy, comforting and wonderful for those special at-home moments with your pup!
1. Colorful GSD Throw Blanket
All we can say about this gorgeous, colorful and unique GSD throw blanket is WOW. It features German Shepherd’s eager face outlined with the words “All you need is love and a dog.”
It’s sure to be a hit with any German Shepherd dog lover. And probably with their pup – you might want to buy two! The machine-washable blanket is soft polyester fleece.
2. GSD Throw Pillow Cover
This gorgeous throw pillow cover makes the perfect accent. The material is premium cotton/linen.
The front side features a German Shepherd head. The cover measures 18” x 18” and has a hidden interior zipper.
3. German Shepherd Socks
These USA-made comfy and stretchy German Shepherd socks are sized to fit ladies 9 to 11.
4. German Shepherd Dog Slippers
Non-slip, foam-footed, polyester plush German Shepherd dog slippers make a great gift!.
They really do look like a pair of GSD puppies as you walk along! The slippers have full foot coverage.
German Shepherd Themed Gifts
Do you know a German Shepherd owner or lover who enjoys throwing parties? Well, these awesome German Shepherd themed gifts can add flair to any festivities!
1. German Shepherd Wine Holder
German Shepherd got your wine?
Good luck getting it back, especially once your loved one sees this unique centerpiece wine holder featuring their favorite breed!
2. German Shepherd Wine Glass
You might need a gift to go with your wine holder (and your wine).
This laser-etched, dishwasher-safe German Shepherd wine glass is perfect.
3. German Shepherd Pint Glass
If your gift recipient favors beer or another beverage, this 16-ounce etched, dishwasher-safe pint glass featuring a German Shepherd will be very warmly received.
4. GSD Freestanding Box Sign
This wonderful free-standing distressed-wood box sign measures 6″L x 2.50″W and features the words “All you need is love and a German Shepherd.”
The sides are dotted with decorative paw prints.
Practical German Shepherd Gifts
There is nothing like having your dog treats and eating them too, as these practical German Shepherd gifts handily illustrate!
1. German Shepherd Keychain
Everyone needs a keychain, right?
This thoroughly artful stainless steel industrial rendering of a German Shepherd is 100 percent handmade.
2. GSD Vinyl Car Window Decal
It makes good practical sense to let others know when your German Shepherd is traveling with you.
This 6”W x 9”H clear vinyl decal can do just that when placed in your car window. The material is durable, UV-resistant vinyl.
3. German Shepherd Warning Sign
German Shepherds don’t have a reputation as one of the world’s premier K-9 breeds for no reason!
This fun and functional sign advertises that your home is guarded by a German Shepherd.
4. German Shepherd Golf Club Covers
You can be sure you will stand out on the golf course with these special themed golf club covers!
Each plush cover will fit up to a 460cc driver and comes with a lifetime manufacturer warranty.
Fun German Shepherd Gifts
Fun with German Shepherds is real! These fun German Shepherd gifts will add fun and good memories to any special occasion!
1. German Shepherd Board Game
What could be more fun on a special occasion than a board game that celebrates the German Shepherd?
We can’t think of anything!
2. German Shepherd Ornament Spinner
Don’t make the neighbors wonder who the top dog is in your life.
This petite and lifelike German Shepherd lawn ornament spinner will let everyone know a GSD lives here.
3. German Shepherd Mom Mug
This pretty white 11-ounce ceramic beverage mug is made in the USA.
It features paw prints with the words “German Shepherd Mom” on the outside. Also get a matching “German Shepherd Dad.”
4. German Shepherd Cookie Cutter
For dog biscuits or people biscuits, this 5” tin plated steel German Shepherd cookie cutter is perfect!
The cookie cutter is durable, dishwasher safe and food safe.
Other Dog Gifts
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German Shepherd Gifts
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References and Resources
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- Cohick, B., MWDTSA, “German Shepherd Dogs in the Military: A Brief Historical Overview,” Military Working Dog Team Support Association, 2019.
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- Mackenzie, S.A., et al, “Heritability estimate for temperament scores in German shepherd dogs and its genetic correlation with hip dysplasia,” Behavior Genetics, 1985.
- Hall, G., “Is a GSD Right for You?” Serendipity German Shepherd Dog Rescue, 2019.