Gerlach Anatolians

Five Generations of Working Anatolians

Correct type and temperament
On the ranch and in the ring

At Gerlach Ranch
Kiz and Sirin at the Ranch

Gerlach Anatolians

Announces an exceptional June 2020 Litter

Kali standing

GCH Gerlach Kalit

AKC #WS468741/01
OFA Hips ANS-1854G24F-VPI
OFA Elbows ANS-EL639F24-VPI
OFA Thyroid ANS-TH184/24F-VPI
CHIC 113309

Bear standing

GCH Timaru Bekci Ayisa

AKC #WS582794/07
OFA Hips ANS-2169E29M-VPI
OFA Elbows ANS-EL914M29-VPI
OFA Thyroid ANS-TH294/29M-VPI
CHIC 145284

For more information contact
Kathy Gerlach
707-294-7529 /

Raising the bar for excellence

4 working dog photos

Anatolians since 1993

Breeding to preserve the working instincts in this Ancient Turkish Livestock Guardian —
“From Ranch to Ring, Breeding for Tradition”

John & Kathy Gerlach · · 707-294-7529


Gerlach Kalit

Gerlach Kalit winning Best of Breed in May 2015
Sire: Gerlach Beau
Dam: Gerlach Valoel "Val"
Best of Breed, May 2015, at One Year Old




Our 2013 Litter 

Aegean's Theia.
Dam: Aegean's Theia

OFA Thyroid: ANS-TH68/24F-VPI Normal
Hips: ANS-1401E24F-VPI Excellent
Elbow: ANS-EL339F24-VPI Normal
sire: Kandira's Encore
dam: Island Farm's Arzu of Aegean

Sired by
Tamoora's Hakkani of Lost Armadillo
OFA Hips: ANS-1454G24M-VPI Good
Elbows: ANS-EL367M24-VPI Normal
sire: Full Circle's Sayfayi Cevirmek
dam: Tamoora's Sebatemek
Tamoora's Hakkani of Lost Armadillo

One of our girls:
Val (below)
Female from previous Hawk x Theia litter

Val at 2 years

Val in 2014

Val at one year.
Val at one year

Val as a puppy
Val as a puppy.


Meet Gerlach Miras "Mitch"
Son of Gerlach Beau

Mitch is a son of Gerlach Beau. Theia (mom) behind him, and Val (half sister by Hawk) upper left.
Man of the House!
Mitch is a son of Gerlach Beau.
Theia (mom) behind him, and Val (half sister by Hawk) upper left.

Mitch with a friend
Mitch with a friend
A natural working dog

Mitch represents five Generations
of our dedication to
the working Anatolian Shepherd Dog.

Mitch with a friend
A kiss!


All Adult dogs are:

AKC & ASDCA Registered
OFA or PennHip Good/Excellent
Thyroid Normal

Sirin at work
Sirin at work

Sirin and Kiz
L-R: Sirin & Kiz

Sirin and Kiz
Top-Down: Kiz & Sirin


Gerlach Beau

Gerlach BeauBeau
In Loving

Gerlach Beau

Gerlach Beau
OFA: Good ANS674G24M-T
Thyroid Normal
DNA #V32665

Sire: Ahmet of Avanos Dam: Agape Fayda

Owned by
Kathy Gerlach

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Beau with Baby Kiz

For More information contact:

Kathy Gerlach
Napa, California
Ph: (707) 294-7529

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