The Shiloh Shepherd is a rare breed of dog that is still under development. Developed in the 1970s they are meant to resemble an older variety of German Shepherd. Shilohs are not recognized by any major kennel club but may be shown in rare breed organizations. Shilohs are larger and have a straighter back than most modern Alsatians and German Shepherds they are bred for intelligence size and stable temperaments. Their coats can be a variety of colors and color mixes.