training commands for german shepherd

7 Essential Commands Your Dog Needs to Know

Adopting a dog is amazing, but it comes with the responsibility of training and taking care of your dog. Training a dog is not as hard as it may sound, and you will need to know some easy tricks to be

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German Shepherds- Perpetual Motion Machines

Those intelligent, brown eyes are staring at me. Again. I close my laptop and look at Cody who is now pretending to lick one of his paws while giving me sidelong glances. “You know, you’re seven

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German Shepherd Names - What Are The Most Commonly Used Names?

German Shepherd Names – What Are The Most Commonly Used Names?

Congratulations! You have just become a dog owner, often referred to as a pet parent. One of your first responsibilities to your German Shepherd puppy is to give him or her a good name. There are a

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best dog gifts

10 Perfect Gifts to Pamper Your Dog With

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.” So, it becomes very important for us to make their lives whole as well. From spending a day swimming with them to exploring the beach,

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Miniature German Shepherd? Or Playing Tricks With Your Eyes?

Miniature German Shepherd? Or Playing Tricks With Your Eyes?

There is a lot of confusion when it comes to the Miniature German Shepherd. Many think that it is just a smaller version of a standard GSD. This simply is not true. If there are any small full bred

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German Shepherd Playing In Field

6 Tips On How To Care For A German Shepherd

Caring for an energetic, enthusiastic, and loyal dog can be challenging. German Shepherds are all of those things and more. When properly trained and raised, a German Shepherd will make an excellent

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The German Shepherd Temperament - Aggressive or Just a Myth?

The German Shepherd Temperament – Aggressive or Just a Myth?

Those who aren’t familiar with German Shepherd temperament may only know them as police dogs, military dogs, search and rescue dogs and tracking dogs. But they actually have a well-balanced demeanor

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Long Haired German Shepherd = Long Hair Problems? Nope

Long Haired German Shepherd = Long Hair Problems? Nope

The Long Haired German Shepherd is a rare sight for many since the gene is recessive and is known to be a genetic fault. Even two short haired German Shepherds can produce longhaired offspring if the

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German Shepherd Colors - Different Coat And Color Varieties

German Shepherd Colors – Different Coat And Color Varieties

German Shepherds have a dense, flat, coarse, straight coat that lies against their body. They have an undercoat that is soft and thick. The outer coat can also be slightly wavy or long. Hence the

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The Black German Shepherd - True or Myth?

The Black German Shepherd – True or Myth?

True! Black German Shepherds sometimes take people by surprise with their solid dark color coat. Commonly they are even mistaken as a mixed breed or another dog breed. The Black German Shepherd

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The DDR German Shepherd Pure Bred Work Dog That’s Good With Kids

The DDR German Shepherd Pure Bred Work Dog That’s Good With Kids

The popularity of DDR German Shepherds, also known as Deutsches Demokratische Republik German Shepherds, has been growing for many years now. During both World Wars, German Shepherds were sought after

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German Shepherd Lifespan - Expectancy & Preparation For The Long Haul

German Shepherd Lifespan – Expectancy & Preparation For The Long Haul

Dog owners usually begin to wonder what the life expectancy of their German Shepherd is after they have lived with them for some time. The thought of not having your beautiful German Shepherd

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White German Shepherd – A Complete Guide To A White-Coat Dog

White German Shepherd – A Complete Guide To A White-Coat Dog

One of the first questions many people ask when they see a solid white German Shepherd is if it is an Albino. No, they are not actually an albino dog. Albino is described as an organism that exhibits

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How Long Is it Safe to Leave a Dog Alone

While most adult humans might cope with being left alone for 8+ hours a day, not all dogs can. Dogs are like people in many ways; the length of time you can leave them alone per day depends on the

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What Are The Most Popular German Shepherd Mixes

What Are The Most Popular German Shepherd Mixes

When many people think of German Shepherds, they think of a dog that resembles Rin Tin Tin in size and color. While “Rinny” was certainly a great example of a handsome, intelligent GSD, there are

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German Shepherd Eye Colors Explained

Almost, every one of us has come across a German shepherd at least once in this lifetime. Only a few of us ever took a closer look to a German Shepherd eye color. Because of its courageous and devoted

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Dog Breeds With Health Problems

4 Dog Breeds That Require A Bit of Extra Care From Owners

Dogs are some of the most beloved creatures we keep as pets. As much joy as these adorable creatures bring us, solely by virtue of their existence, they need to be taken care of. Some breed though,

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Learn How Much a Pomeranian Dog Can Cost You

When you come to buy a puppy for your family or home, you will have to choose from hundreds of breeds. We are all fans of German shepherds but today we will learn about this adorable small breed.

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Feeding Guidelines For Your German Shepherd

Vet Recommended Feeding Guidelines For Your German Shepherd Dog

Updated: August 15 2020 A German Shepherd has certain health and physical requirements that can be met with the help of high-quality food. GSDs are strong, athletic, and active dogs.

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The Guide To Making A DIY Dog Crate

The Guide To Making A DIY Dog Crate

Owning a dog means investing in all of the accessories and things that make their lives better. For most dog owners, this means having a dog crate. Although these accessories are certainly useful, they

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