Price of German Shepherd puppy
Most of these answers relate to purchasing the dog IN India specifically, which is helpful for you, BUT there definitely is another option.
Importing a German Shepherd may help you avoid paying high prices AND help you get a higher quality dog (healthier with better temperament). And according to India’s Department of Animal Quarantine and Certification Services, it’s possible!
On their website, they claim that you can import “up to two dogs” if there is a “official health certificate from the country of origin certifying that the dog is free from clinical sign and symptoms of all infectious and contagious diseases including Rabies, Canine Distemper, Parvo virus infection, Leptospirosis etc.”
There are other rules for importing dog and puppies too, but since it’s possible, it may be worth looking into if you can find the right breeder abroad.
Here’s a link to the rest of the information on importing pets (dogs and cats) into India. It’s a PDF from one of India’s government sites:
And when it comes to price ranges for each ‘quality of German Shepherd’ as you asked, there’s going to be a handful of options for you. Each of them depend on how a number of factors, but one factor that doesn’t get talked about much is how how trained the dog is:
This average GSD puppy pricing as pulled from their website:
Rescues: $0-$1, 000
Backyard breeders: $300-$1, 200
‘Reputable Breeders:’$2, 500-$7, 000
Specialty Breeders:$4, 000-$10, 000