If you have an interest in the German Shepherd Dog, you have come to the right place. Our members are owners, breeders, trainers, and most of all, fans of this most versatile of breeds.

Our members take part in a wide variety of activities, from showing, to herding, to obedience, agility, schutzhund, therapy work , hiking -- and there are even a number of k-9 couch potatoes! For a full description check out the ACTIVITIES page.

The German Shepherd Dog Club of Oregon holds specialty dog shows, obedience trials, and assorted other events of interest to the membership.

Check out our Breed Information page for a brief introduction and Breed FAQs for answers to the most frequently asked questions.

Our meetings are open to the public. If you are looking to learn about the breed, learn about dog shows, or just find someone to talk "dog" with, come join us! Our meetings and events are held in the Portland metro area.

Meeting at regular meeting location at Clackamas Community Club. THERE WILL BE NO JANUARY MEETING (Happy New Year!)
When: Feb 1, 2018. Meet at 6:30, dinner at 7:00
Where: Bugatti's Restaurant
334 Warner Milne Rd. Oregon. Oregon City website: bugattisrestaurant.com more info

2016 Officers:

  • President: Jim Primmer
  • Vice President: Jo O'Brien
  • Secretary: Ruth Scheubler
  • Treasurer: Patty Bensene

  • GSDs make a good showing at first AKC Scentwork Trials in Northwest.
    Congrats the the dogs and handlers!

    GSDCO Supports the entries at 4 days of Rose City Classic shows January 2018

    Lets make it majors all 4 days!!

    2018 Agility Trials in July and August


    Articles of interest

    Swimming/Water Therapy

    Photos from the May Meeting

    Educational Programs

    a variety of topics

    All our educational programs are open to the public at no charge.