Cresco, IA 52136

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Specializing in Oversized German Shepherds

Since we do not ship, we will be doing some personal deliveries or meeting half way whichever works out for everyone wanting a puppy from us. There will be a charge of about the same as what the airlines will charge but you will have a more "personal" delivery where your puppy is more comfortable with people who they know making the trip.
There will be several  breedings in the year of 2020 but each and everyone will be well taken care of whether the puppies are born here or at their foster parents. We had a few unfortunate misses earlier in the year so we are working hard at getting  puppies to those people and also eager to meet new future puppy owners. All of these litters are DM clear and parents have been OFA'd before entering into our breeding program.
Roxie and Mac

Roxie and Mac have been bred.
Expecting puppies around February with puppies ready to go in April. Mac is a very handsome black/red male that has been OFA’d Good, DM clear and is over 100 lbs.
Roxie is also OFA’d, DM clear and has given us some wonderful pups in the past with good temperaments and size. With this breeding I expect very much the same.

Roxie Mac
Cayanne & Sam

Cayanne is our long coat girl who lives with her foster parents. She will be bred one more time for an all long coat litter with Sam early 2021. I feel we will have some very large long coats from this litter that will be protective when need be but not aggressive. Cayanne is a beautiful gentle long coat that is a wonderful mom and loves her human family. Sam is a wonderful companion and watchdog who even at 8 yrs of age is playful and acts like a 3 yr old.  Sam has a very large broad head like his dad and a massive body to match. 

Cayanne Sam
Skye & (undecided)

Skye is tall, long and beautifully built girl. She has all the quality WindyAcres noted for. Currently lives with her foster family but puppies will be born at WindyAcres. She will be bred early 2021.

Zoya & Hero

Zoya currently lives with her foster family but puppies will be born at WindyAcres. She will be bred late Spring.

Zoya Hero
Raina & Kaiser

Raina is a long coat, black & red. She is currently living with her foster family but puppies will be born at WindyAcres. I am not expecting any long coats in this litter. She will be bred this Spring.

Raina Kaiser

Windy Acres Shepherds

Windy Acres Shepherds is located in the beautiful area surrounding Cresco, Iowa in the northeast of the state. This is south of Rochester, MN, southwest of LaCrosse, WI, and northeast of Des Moines. We are very proud to live here and raise such wonderful dogs as the German Shepherd.

We are breeding our shepherds to bring back what I call the "Old Time German Shepherd" that are loyal, trusting, and to be the wonderful family member I remember growing up. Producing pups that are smart, straight backed with large heads, big bone with protective but not aggressive temperaments. Our pups are healthy, outgoing and are handled every day from birth on. Raised with family in mind. We have standard, plush and long coats that are black/red, black/tans and occasionally solid blacks. They leave here with a written guarantee of health, hips and elbows.

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for any questions you may have.

We have plenty of pictures to send and also testimonies of what their new owners say about them. A deposit of $300 will lock you in on the litter of your choice and are always transferable to a different litter but not refundable unless I cannot get you a puppy within one year.



State Inspected + Certified Hobby Breeder
Animal Welfare License No. 10002

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