Breeding Top-Line of German Shepherds in Northern California


If you are searching for a licensed German Shepherds breeder in California, then Zwinger Vom Heidelberger Schloss is your ideal place. We are trusted and verified German Shepherds are breeding professionals near you, providing top-class breeds and dog training service for every customer. We breed to the world-class standard, adhering to the rules and regulations of the government of California. We guarantee 100% German bloodline of puppies for you.

Extended over 7 acres of land, Zwinger Vom Heidelberger Schloss kennel is owned by Thomas Sauerhoefer in the North Bay for dog breeding and training purpose. All dogs have large shaded outdoor for training and enclosed space of breeding purpose. We breed black and red German Shepherds with written AKC guarantee. We have confirmed males and females of V and VA ratings. Our breeding dogs are confirmed from higher bloodlines and medically tested to breed. The born puppies are vet tested and vaccinated to date by professionals. We guarantee better health and temperament with lifetime support.

German Shepherds in Northern California
German Shepherds in Northern California

About Thomas Sauerhoefer


Thomas Sauerhoefer is the owner and operator of Zwinger Vom Heidelberger Schloss. He founded the Marysville Schutzhund Club and had proud membership of SV in Germany, United Schutzhund Clubs of America, and the GSDCA-WDA.

He is a professionally trained German Shepherd breeders in Northern California with three decades of experience in breeding, training and showing German Shepherd Dogs in both Germany and the United States. He is talented enough to conduct any breeding program successfully in the Browns Valley, CA. Thomas takes every breeding program. Personally, he checks through every detail, confirms about health and condition of male and female dogs and then breeds. Puppies produced under our breeding program are good in temperament, color, size and weight. You can have a dog for companionship, hunting and start a career as service dogs. We offer complete hunting, protection and obedience training for your favorite pooch.

 With Thomas Sauerhoefer, the customer can experience the best breeding program. Our German Shepherds Breeders in Northern California has no one to match in quality and perfection. Thomas personally looks into breeding and training program of all breeds of dogs. We offer Basic, Advanced or custom obedience programs to fulfill your specific needs.

About us!


Zwinger Vom Heidelberger Schloss has already given 38 years in producing the Champions of German Breed. They make wonderful family pet and guarantee vet health certificate with AKC papers. We aim at providing the highest quality dogs through the breeding program and importing services.