We are an AKC accredited and H.E.A.R.T certified German Shepherd Dog breeder located near Atlanta, GA. Our animals, property and kennel are licensed by the State of Georgia as well as the Department of Agriculture. We breed by the strict rules of the German Shepherd Dog Club of Germany (SV) and follow its breed standard. Our dogs are exclusively of German blood. Oher Tannen German Shepherd Dogs are physically healthy, mentally sound, and active. Our dogs are excellent prospects for family, show, sport, protection, therapy, and service dog situations. If you are interested in or have questions regarding one of our puppies or adult dogs, please contact us so that we may assist you in finding the dog that is a perfect fit for your needs and expectations.
Nadia was born and raised near Hamburg, Germany. She immigrated to the United States in 1991 and embarked on a 23-year career at a Fortune 500 company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Global Studies, graduating with honors.
After more than a decade of experience as a hobby breeder, trainer, and exhibitor, Nadia turned her hobby into a passionate full time commitment when she left the corporate world to devote all her time to raising, training, and competing with her dogs. Success was imminent: With her VA1 Paxx von den Oher Tannen Nadia produced the #1 male in the country, inducting her into a select and elite group of U.S. breeders to have achieved this placing.
For many years Nadia has successfully competed with her dogs at the world championship in Germany, the premier world event for this breed. She is well known and respected throughout her field. To further solidify her presence as a world class breeder in 2016 Oher Tannen was named the #1 kennel in the United States.
Nadia’s journey began in the early 2000’s when she purchased her first German Shepherd puppy in Germany, a female named Isabella vom Nordlandzwinger. Isabella lived to be nearly 14 years of age and is still present in the Oher Tannen bloodline today.
We breed by the rules set forth by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Germany (SV) which means our dogs have met all of the following requirements:
Over the years, Nadia has dedicated her life to the art of breeding and raising Golden Shepherd puppies. Her commitment to excellence, ethical practices, and love for these remarkable canines have earned her numerous accolades and accomplishments in the field
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