German shepherds are fierce, but at the same time friendly, they are calm confident dogs.
The German shepherd is ready to protect the owner at any time, as well as play or perform any task, the shepherd can be a guard dog, a police dog, a shepherd or a guide dog, this breed of dog is very versatile and ready for anything.
Active, smart, faithful, beautiful – here she is a German shepherd.
German shepherd breed history
The German Shepherd was bred relatively recently in the 20th century. It was an attempt to create a shepherd dog, the German breeder Max von Stefanitz is the founder of this breed.
In 1899, a German shepherd was first introduced at a German dog show.
German shepherd breed
Weight: 30 – 40 kg;
Height: 50 – 60 cm.
An ideal companion for a person with such traits:
German shepherd – character
Beautiful and well-built dog
Intelligent and ready for anything
Strong-willed and fearless
Obedient Great Guard
German shepherd dog
Do not leave the shepherd in the house for too long, German shepherds crave games and walks. They violently protect their home and family, more often they get along well with other animals, but not always. German shepherds have protective instincts, they do not need to be trained in security. A lot of activities and physical exercises will make the German shepherd happy, it is important to train this breed from a puppy, the shepherd is very trainable and captures everything on the fly, shepherd training should take place in the form of a game. When a shepherd is bored, she can do harm – bite furniture, dig out flowers and do other evil. Therefore, it is desirable that after the walk the dog was tired and did not want to break everything and play.
German Shepherd Dogs – distinguished by fidelity, easy learning and dominance. Everyone in the family should be prepared to show “power over the dog” and earn the respect of the dog with a strong character. Like any large dog, the shepherd can live quite well in the apartment, but daily walks and, if possible, vigorous exercises are needed to make the dog exhausted.
In terms of health, Germans do not get sick often, allergies or problems with the hip joint can occur.
In puppyhood, German shepherds are very funny, it is important to carefully monitor how their ears are raised, do not pat the puppy on the head and hold your ears. The life span of a German shepherd is 10-12 years. German shepherds have a noble, slender look of the commander.
The shepherd is a typical German shepherd – the body is slightly longer, but not thin, visually it is a slender dog. They have a slightly convex forehead, an elongated muzzle, pointed ears and almond-shaped eyes. The neck is muscular, the legs and shoulders too. The tail is fluffy.
Colors range from black and tan, sable or just black. Getting a German shepherd, it is desirable to know everything about dogs of this breed, a German is not suitable for a person who likes to stay at home and not walk.
This breed needs to be combed out and not often bathed, caring for the dog is not difficult, even a child will cope.