Tough enough to stop any intruder


Trustworthy around small children and elderly


Equipped to handle all jobs in any climate
Who we are

Located on the Eastside of Tucson our 18 acre property offers State of the art indoor and outdoor Kenneling facilities. We strive to provide top quality care for every K-9 guest we serve.

At Guthrie’s International we have been breeding and training high quality protection and companion dogs for over 50 years. Our business is owned and operated by three generations. CEO and head trainer, Melanie Guthrie has dedicated her life to producing and maintaining the highest quality European bloodlines and the finest German Shepherd dogs in the country.

  • 24/7-around the clock care for your furry family member
  • Supporting our local 4-H/FFA community by feeding local beef, daily
  • In kennel training and one on one lesson options available
  • Equipment and supplies for all your training and grooming needs
  • Authorized Nulo Challenger Distributor
  • Health screened/vaccinated puppies and adult dogs
  • All dogs purchased through Guthrie’s are Microchipped with AVID

Melanie S. Guthrie

Founder/Head trainer
What We Offer

Our Services

Dog Training

Here at Guthrie’s, we offer obedience, personal protection and service animal training and certification. Each dog is individually evaluated to determine which of our programs would be the best fit. Leave your furry friend with us for our in-kennel training program or visit us with your dog for one-on-one lessons.

Dog Boarding

We offer boarding and grooming services for dogs that have completed our training programs.

Breeding Program

Looking for your next German shepherd companion? Call us to inquire about available puppies and adult dogs from our breeding program.
Happy owners, happy dogs

Fostering strong bonds between dogs and their people for over 5 decades

We offer quality where it counts. Offering the best bloodlines, health and longevity through our breeding stock, while also delivering the highest expertise in k-9 behavioral and training services.

Dogs Imported

Puppies over 45 years

High end trial awards

of happy families

Contact us

Have Questions? Reach Out

11760 E. Miles St. Tucson, Az 85748