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2011 National DVD
Price (per item): $100.00
2010 National DVD
Price (per item): $100.00

2011 Topeka KS

Held in Topeka, KS

Grand Victor - Ch EJM N' Eko-Lan's Eli
Grand Victrix - GCh Eko-Lan N EJMs Encore

Dogs - Bob Kish
Bitches - Rita Sandell
Best of Breed - Edmund Barritt

2010 National in Farmington Utah

Grand Victor - Ch Scher-Los Rogue of Karizma
Grand Victrix - Wolf Creek Aquilla of Merivern

Dogs - Dan Smith
Bitches - Robert Drescher
Best of Breed - Barbara Amidon

2009 National DVD (Springfield, OH)
Price (per item): $100.00
National DVD Bundle 2006-2008
Price (per item): $100.00

2009 National in Springfield Ohio

Grand Victor - Ch Tazzman\'s Aregon
Grand Victrix - Ch Signatures Miami v Kridler

Dogs - Gloria Birch
Bitches - Lee Brown
Best of Breed - Dave Rinke

2006 Lake St Louis Missouri

Held in Lake St Louis Missouri

Grand Victor - Ch Trafalgar's Premium Blend
Grand Victrix - Ch Castlehills Tuff Cookie

Dogs - Jamie Walker
Bitches - Dan Smith
Best of Breed - Helen Franklin

Running time approx 4 hours

2007 Loveland Colorado

Held in Loveland, CO.

Grand Victor - Ch Welove DuChien's Army of One
Grand Victrix - Ch Mar Haven's Black Orchid

Dogs - Dr. Carmen Battaglia
Bitches - Robert Kish
Best of Breed - Ed Barritt

Running time approx 4 hours

2008 Beaumont Texas

Held in Beaumont, TX.

Grand Victor - Ch Trafalgar's Full Throttle
Grand Victrix - Hiena Gomez

Dogs - Cappy Pottle
Bitches - Michel Chaloux
Best of Breed - Helen Gleason


Total running time is 4:30 (approx)

National DVD Bundle 2003-2005
Price (per item): $100.00
National DVD Bundle 2000-2002
Price (per item): $100.00

2003 Daytona Florida

Held in Daytona, FL.

Grand Victor - Ch. Marquin's Xtra! Xtra!
Grand Victrix - Ch. Kridler's Ruby of Highland Acres

Dogs – Cappy Pottle
Bitches – Helen Gleason
Best of Breed – Dave Rinke

Running time approx 4 hours

2004 Albany Oregon
Held in Albeny, OR.

Gr. Victor - Ch. Mar Haven's And The Beat Goes On
Grand Victrix - Ch. Hickory Hill's Godiva Sirius Park

Dogs – Gloria Birch
Bitches – Rita Sandell
Best of Breed – Joan Fox

Running time approx 4 hours

2005 Concord North Carolina
Held at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center in Concord, North Carolina. The 16th Herding and Tracking Trial Awards. Hero Dog and Rescue Presentation. Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation (featuring Kismet's Sight for Sore Eyes "Dallas"). Passing Parade of Greats. The 58th Obedience Trial Awards. The 10th Agility Trial Awards. The 1st Rally Trial Awards. Junior Showmanship Awards. WDA Trial Presentation.

Grand Victor - Ch. Wayside's Honky Tonk Man
Grand Victrix - Ch. Falcon's Welove Liberty

Dogs – Barbara Amidon
Bitches – Debra Ann Hokkanen
Best of Breed – Ken Downing

Total running time is 4:30 (approx)

2000 Columbus Ohio

Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Herding, Agility and Obedience Awards, and excerpts from Agility and Obedience competitions, Passing Parade of Greats, Conditional Class, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, and Junior Showmanship Competition. Includes special commentary by Judge Joe Bihari on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch. Hickoryhill's Bull Durham
Grand Victrix - Ch. Aramist's Ivana of Kolbrook

Dogs – Joan Fox
Bitches – Helen Franklin
Best of Breed – Joe Bihari

Total running time 2:58:15


2001 Perry Georgia

Held in Perry, GA and includes the first Schutzhund Invitational with Judge Rudy Mueller. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Herding, Agility and Obedience Awards, and excerpts from Agility and Obedience competitions, Rescue Dog Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Conditional Class, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, and Junior Showmanship Competition. Includes special commentary by Judge Jack Newton on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch. Survival's Tuff Decision
Grand Victrix - Ch. Lindenhill's Voodoo Lil
y

Dogs – Joseph LaRosa
Bitches – Lew Bunch
Best of Breed – Jack Newton


Total running time is 3:00:30

2002 St Louis Missouri

Held at the National Equestrian Center near St. Louis, MO and includes the second Schutzhund Invitational with Judge Rolf Blume. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Rescue Dog Presentation, presentation of Agility winners, Passing Parade of Greats, Conditional Class, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Obedience competition, and Junior Showmanship Competition judged by Carmen Battaglia. Includes special commentary by Judge Ed Barritt on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch. Marquin's Xtra! Xtra!
Grand Victrix - Ch. Jecoda Keylis Jest 'N Thyme

Dogs – John DeHope
Bitches – Michel Chaloux
Best of Breed – Ed Barritt

Total running time is 3:44:20

National DVD Bundle 1997-1999
Price (per item): $100.00
National DVD Bundle 1994-1996
Price (per item): $100.00

1997 Perry Georgia
Held in Perry, GA. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Including Herding and Obedience Awards, excerpts from Agility and Obedience Competitions, Rescue Dog Presentation, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Conditional Class, and Junior Showmanship Competition. Includes special commentary by Judge Dave Rinke on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia

Grand Victor - Ch Mar Haven's Color Guard
Grand Victrix - Ch Kate vom Cypress II


Dogs - Barbara Amidon
Bitches - Rosalind Schaefer
Best of Breed - Dave Rinke

Total running time for 1997 is 173:00

1998 Perry Georgia

Held in Perry, GA. Narrated by Dr Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Herding Awards, excerpts from Obedience Competition, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Conditional Class, and Junior Showmanship Competition. Includes special commentary by Judge Ed Barritt on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Caraland's Unlimited
Grand Victrix - Ch Rallyn's Que Sara of Starfire


Dogs - Fran Ford
Bitches - Helen Gleason
Best of Breed - Ed Barritt

Total running time for 1998 is 169:35

1999 Del Mar California

Held outdoors in Del Mar, CA, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the German Shepherd Dog breed. Assisted by the Association of Southern California German Shepherd Dog Clubs, Inc. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Herding & Obedience Awards, excerpts from Agility and Obedience Competitions, Rescue Dog Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Conditional Class, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, and Junior Showmanship Competition. Includes special commentary by Judge Fred Migliore on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch WeLove Du Chien's R-Man
Grand Victrix - Ch Winsomes Fettucini v Cypress


Dogs - Charlotte LaRosa
Bitches - Rita Sandell
Best of Breed - Fred Migliore

Total running time for 1999 is 165:30

1994 Perry Georgia
Held in Perry, GA. Assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Atlanta. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Helen "Scootie" Sherlock and Jan Lagomarsino. Includes special commentary by Judge Ed Barritt on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes clips from Obedience, Herding, Temperament Tests and Agility. Parade of Greats, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation. Junior Showmanship Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia

Grand Victor - Ch Campaigner's-Gatewood Uzi
Grand Victrix - Ch Leiter's Cross My Heart


Dogs - Fred Lanting
Bitches - Helen Lianopoulos
Best of Breed - Ed Barritt

Total running time for 1994 is 176:40

1995 Burbank California
Held in Burbank, CA. Assisted by the Coalition of German Shepherd Dog Clubs of Southern California. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Helen "Scootie" Sherlock, and special guest Dr. Don Jones. Includes special commentary by Judge Carmen Battaglia on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes clip from Obedience, Parade of Greats, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, and Junior Showmanship Competition by Judge Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Inflight Spencer v Sandyhill
Grand Victrix - Ch Jerr's French Pastry


Dogs - Frederick D. Migliore
Bitches - Daniel L. Smith
Best of Breed - Dr. Carmen L. Battaglia

Total running time for 1995 is 178:00

1996 Lexington Kentucky

Held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with the voice of the GSDCA, Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes special commentary by Judge Ralph Roberts on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes clips from the Herding Instinct Test, Agility, Conditional Class, Parade of Greats, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, and Junior Showmanship Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Stoneway's Uecker
Grand Victrix - Ch Inflight's Heaven Only Knows


Dogs - Kathleen Steen
Bitches - Joe Bihari, Helen Franklin
Best of Breed - Ralph Roberts

Total running time for 1996 is 176:27

National DVD Bundle 1991-1993
Price (per item): $100.00
National DVD Bundle 1988, 1989 & 1990
Price (per item): $100.00

1991 Houston Texas
Held in Houston, TX. Assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Houston. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Helen "Scootie" Sherlock and Jan Lagomarsino. Includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Obedience Trail excerpt, and Hero Dog Awards. Includes special commentary by Judge Dave Rinke on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia

Grand Victor - Ch Woodsides' Nestle's Quik v Merwestyn
Grand Victrix - Ch Brentaryl's West Side Story


Dogs - Fred Schmidke
Bitches - Helen Miller Fisher
Best of Breed - Dave Rinke

Total running time for 1991 is 120:40

1992 Perry Georgia
Held in Perry, GA. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Helen "Scootie" Sherlock and Jan Lagomarsino. Includes Military Dog Demonstration, Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Obedience Trail excerpt. Includes commentary by Judge Ralph Roberts on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Campaigner's-Gatewood Uzi
Grand Victrix - Ch TR\'s Guinevere v Kenlyn


Dogs - Dick Whalen
Bitches - Marion Lawrence
Best of Breed - Ralph Roberts

Total running time for 1992 is 114:15

1993 Scottsdale Arizona
Held in Scottsdale Arizona. Assisted by the Grand Canyon German Shepherd Dog Club. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Helen "Scootie" Sherlock and Jan Lagomarsino. Includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Obedience Trial excerpt, and Herding Trial excerpt. Includes special commentary by Judge Peggy Douglas on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Bethesda's Earth of Jada-Edan
Grand Victrix - Ch Hoheneichen-Avalon Chinadoll


Dogs - Betty Radzevich
Bitches - Barbara Amidon
Best of Breed - Margaret Peggy Douglas

Total running time for 1993 is 119:06

1988 Houston Texas
This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the German Shepherd Dog Club of America which was founded in 1913. Held at the Astro Arena in Houston, TX. Assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Houston. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia and Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Obedience Trial Judges Irene Bivin and Dalene McIntire (who also judged Junior Showmanship).
Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia

Grand Victor - Ch Piper Hill's Polo
Grand Victrix - Ch Sea-Lair's Ciera


Dogs - George Collins
Bitches - Barbara Amidon
Best of Breed - Ralph Roberts

Total running time for 1988 is 119:51

1989 Philadelphia Pennsylvania
Held at the Civic Center in Philadelphia, PA. Assisted by the Delaware Valley German Shepherd Dog Club. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Jan Lagomarsino and Jim Derringer. Includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Obedience Trial Judges Philip Warner and Robert Sisemore and Ralph Ambrosio. Junior Showmanship judged by Dan Dwier. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Bethesda's Tacoma of Si-Don
Grand Victrix - Ch Altana's Kricket


Dogs - Dan Dwier
Bitches - Peggy Douglas
Best of Breed - Betty Radzevich

Total running time for 1989 is 118:20

1990 Anaheim California

Held in Anaheim, CA. Assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of San Gabriel Valley. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia, with Jan Lagomarsino and Helen "Scootie" Sherlock. Includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, and Obedience Trail excerpts. Junior Showmanship judged by Helen Gleason-Fay. Includes special commentary by Judge Ed Barritt on the Best of Breed Competition. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Proven Hill's Banker of Altana
Grand Victrix - Ch Amber's Rosie of Bracewood


Dogs - Francis Ford
Bitches - Helen Gleason-Fay
Best of Breed - Ed Barritt

Total running time for 1990 is 120:45

National DVD Bundle 1985-1987
Price (per item): $100.00

1985 St. Louis Missouri
Held in St. Louis, MO, assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of St. Louis. Includes special commentary by Judge Tom Benett on the Dogs, Judge Robert Slay on the Bitches, and Judge Connie Beckhardt on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes Stud Dog and Brood Bitch Presentation Class; Obedience Trial excerpts; Schutzhund Demo; Obedience Victor Demo; Shepherd Greats; and Junior Showmanship judged by Fred Schmidtke. Narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia along with Helen “Scootie” Sherlock. Produced by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch. Ossippe Ceasar v Clover Acres
Grand Victrix - Ch. Lynrik’s Kristal

Dogs – Thomas Bennett
Bitches – Robert Slay
Best of Breed – Connie Beckhardt

Total running time is 1:58:20

1986 College Park Georgia
Held at Henderson Sports Auction Arena (the largest ring used by any specialty club in America, over 100 yards long) in College Park, GA, with over 800 entries. Assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Atlanta. Includes special commentary on class competitions and winners by Helen “Scootie” Sherlock, by Judge Dick Whalen on the Bitches, Judge Ed Barritt on the Dogs, and Judge Dave Rinke on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, and Obedience Trial excerpts. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch. Sequel’s Senator Of Merivern
Grand Victrix - Ch. Dawnhill’s Carli

Dogs – Ed Barritt
Bitches – Dick Whalen
Best of Breed – Dave Rinke

Total running time is 1:58:20

1987 Los Angeles California
Held in Los Angeles, CA. Assisted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of the San Gabriel Valley. Includes special commentary on class competitions and winners by Helen “Scootie” Sherlock. Also includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation, Passing Parade of Greats, Obedience Trial excerpt, and Schutzhund Demo. Directed by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch. Rio Valley’s Nestle’s Crunch
Grand Victrix - Ch. Howards Magic Moment

Dogs – Dr. Carmen Battaglia
Bitches – Sam Lawrence
Best of Breed – Ernie Loeb

Total running time is 2:00:18

1982 Painsville Ohio
Held in Painsvile Oh. Hosted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Northern Ohio. Includes special commentary by Judge Barbara Amidon on the Bitches, Ed Barritt on the Dogs, and Ernie Loeb on the Futurities and Best of Breed Competition. Also includes Schutzhund Work Presentation, Top Living ROM Sires and Dams, and Parade of Greats.
Produced and narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia

Grand Victor - Ch Kismet's Impulse von Bismark
Grand Victrix - Ch Merkel's Vendetta


Dogs - Ed Barritt
Bitches - Barbara Amidon
Best of Breed - Ernie Loeb

Total running time for 1982 is 119:10

1983 Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Held at the Philadelphia Civic Center in Philadelphia, PA. Includes special commentary by Judge Barbara Amidon on the Bitches, Judge Ralph Roberts on the Dogs, and Judge Helen Miller Fisher on the Futurities and Best of Breed Competition. Also includes ROM Presentation of Living ROM Sires and Dams, Interview with Kathleen Olbis Steen - Chairman, Parade of Greats, Obedience Trial Awards, and Schutzhund Demo.
Produced/narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Sukee's Mannix
Grand Victrix - Ch Von Ivo's Blithe Spirit


Dogs - Ralph Roberts
Bitches - Barbara Amidon
Best of Breed - Helen Fisher

Total running time for 1983 is 117:25

1984 Phoenix Arizona

Held outdoors in Phoeniz, AZ, assisted by the Grand Canyon German Shepherd Dog Club. Includes special commentary by Judge Peggy Douglas on the Dogs, Judge Harry Schneider on the Bitches, and Judge Francis Ford on the Futurities and Best of Breed Competition. Also includes Stud Dog /Brood Bitch Presentation Class, Obedience Trial and Schutzhund Trial excerpts, Schutzhund Demo, Obedience Victor Demo, Passing Parade of Greats, and Jr Showmanship winners.
Produced and narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Cobert's Trollstigen
Grand Victrix - Ch Jeanden's L'Erin of Langenau


Dogs - Peggy Douglas
Bitches - Harry Schneider
Best of Breed - Fran Ford

Total running time for 1984 is 121:35

National DVD Bundle 1979, 1980 & 1981
Price (per item): $100.00
National DVD Bundle: 1975, 1976, 1978
Price (per item): $100.00

1979 Cincinnati Ohio
Held at the Convention and Exposition Center in Cincinnati OH. Includes the 8th annual Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation Class, Parade of Greats, Veterans, and Obedience Winners (judged by Edith Menneke)
Produced and narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia

Grand Victor - Ch Schokrest on Parade
Grand Victrix - Ch Anton's Jesse


Dogs - Ralph Roberts
Bitches - George Collins
Best of Breed - Ernie Loeb

Total running time for 1979 is 106:17

1980 Niagra Falls New York

Held at the Niagra Falls International Convention Center in Niagra Falls, NY. Includes special commentary by Judge Connie Beckhardt on class winners; by Helen Fisher on the Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presenttion Class and Parade of Greats; and by Judge Kathleen Olbis Steen with highlights and thoughts on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes the 34th Obedience Trial excerpts and Scent Hurdle Races. This is the first year the 12-18 month class was introduced.
Produced/narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Aspen of Fran-Jo
Grand Victrix - Ch Lacy Britches of Billo


Dogs - Virginia McCoy
Bitches - Harry Schneider
Best of Breed - Kathleen Steen

Total running time for 1980 is 115:10

1981 Tulsa Oklahoma
Held in Tulsa OK. Hosted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Greater Tulsa. Walter Frost judges the Futurities. Part I includes a special commentary by Judge Connie Beckhardt on Class Winners, and part II includes special commentary by Judge Ralph Roberts with highlights and thoughts on the Best of Breed Competition. Also includes Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Presentation Class, Parade of Greats, Scent Hurdles Competition, Junior Showmanship Judged by James Norris, and Obedience Awards. Produced and narrated by Dr. Carmen Battaglia.

Grand Victor - Ch Sabra Dennis of Gan Edan
Grand Victrix - Ch Anton's Jenne


Dogs - Ernie Loeb
Bitches - Connie Beckhardt
Best of Breed - Ralph Roberts

Total running time for 1981 is 119:40


25-Year Summary DVD
Price (per item): $35.00
Historical Series DVD
Price (per item): $100.00

A fabulous 25-year summary of the National winners from 1975 through 2000. This summary includes a narration and description of each dog. This is a wonderful history of our breed!

The GSDCA is proud to offer to its members, clubs, and the general public the brand new GSDCA-BRANDED EDUCATIONAL HISTORICAL SERIES DVD. This DVD is a must for both new and experienced dog owners. The Historical Series DVD contains 8 historical titles and is a great way to learn more about the breed.

1920's Silent Film
This 1920 German silent film by Mrs. Bounell is a unique record of historical value to breeders and the fancy alike. Includes the Breed Survey System by the S.V. and Show Exhibitions from the 1920s. Demonstrates training in the 1920's for Obedience, Protection and Police Work, Water exercises, Swimming, and Rescuing a dummy. Also includes the Governmental Training School for Police Dogs in Grunheide, and Service Dogs of Police Headquarters in Berlin.(20:48)

Odin Vom Busecker
Bred by Alfred Hahn and whelped in Germany in 1934, Champion Odin Vom Busecker-Schloss, P.H. was one of the most outstanding German Shepherd Dogs of his time. Imported to the United States in 1938 by his owners, Mr. & Mrs. Sidney F. Heckert, Jr., Odin lived at beautiful Villa Marina Kennels in Santa Barbara, California where he made his impact on the breed until his death in 1948. Photography: Willi Ebeling, & Lloyd C. Brackett. Script & Direction: Lloyd C. Brackett. (7:00)

Rex the Wonder Dog
Rex "The Wonder Dog". Dr. Carmen Battaglia and Joe Bihara narrate this historical film which demonstrates the achievements and amazing feats of famous "Rex The Wonder Dog" of Bihari Wonder Kennels. Discovered by Joe Bihari in Hungary when he was four months old, Rex helped Joe and his family escape the war in 1956. Rex led the way through enemy territory, alerting the refugees and children when danger was near, as they crossed the border. When they finally made it to freedom in the United States, Rex excelled at all aspects of training, search and rescue, and protection; exemplifying the courage, temperament, and working ability of the German Shepherd Dog. (22:57)

Marie Leary
Jane Bennett narrates this intriguing biography of the late Marie Leary who was a woman of outstanding achievements in the breed. Her handling of dogs was indeed unique and this film made in the 1940's demonstrates Marie's truly remarkable handling skills and repor with her dogs. From 1923 until her death in 1971 at age 73, Marie Leary supported and advanced the cause of the German Shepherd Dog in many areas including breeding, exhibiting (always handling her own entries), judging, writing, and participating in affairs in the New England German Shepherd Dog Club where she served as President, and the German Shepherd Dog Club of America where she served on the Board for many years. Ms. Leary was a forerunner in the early studies to identify and help eliminate hip dysplasia. (9:14)

1957 Nationals
44th Annual National Specialty Show of 1957. Held in Kansas City, MO, with a total entry of 237 dogs. Hosted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Kansas City. Best of Breed judged by Burr L. Robbins; Dogs judged by Noah Bloomer, Jr.; and Bitches judged by Mrs. R. M. Stoddard. Includes the first Passing Parade of Greats. (34:11)

Grand Victor - Ch. Troll vom Richterbach
Grand Victrix - Ch. Jeff-Lynn's Bella

Working Dogs
Das ist der Deutsche Schaferhund. Highlights from this 1960's educational film include: The breed warden's procedures registering German Shepherd Dogs with the S.V.; German training techniques used by the Railroad Police's dog training school near Munich in tracking, obedience, protection, avalanche training, and search and rescue techniques used during war and disaster situations; Training Guide Dogs for the Blind in Germany; and the 1968 S.V. Seiger Show. (40:57)

1971 Nationals
57th Annual Specialty Show of 1971. Held in Detroit, Michigan. Hosted by the German Shepherd Dog Club of Detroit, Inc. Narrated by Carmen Battaglia, Jim Moses, and Don ?. Best of Breed judged by Mr. Raymond Smith; Dogs judged by Mrs. Barbara Amidon; and Bitches judged by Mr. Julius Due. Includes demonstration by 1971 Obedience Victor, Bihari's Unkle Sam UD.

Grand Victor - Ch. Mannix of Fran-Jo
Grand Victrix - Ch. Aloha von Bid-Scono (24:50)

Temperament Test
How to Hold a Temperament Test by the German Shepherd Dog Club of America. Discusses how heredity and environment contribute to the soundness or lack thereof in overall character and soundness in the German Shepherd Dog. Instructs clubs on the guidelines, requirements and items needed to hold a Temperament Test. Details scoring and evaluator procedures for each individual test. Script and narration by Bob Penny. Videotaped and directed by Carmen Battaglia. (26:32)