Category: GSD Care

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Are Pronged Dog Collars Cruel?

I once thought that pronged dog collars were cruel. One day I overheard 2 trainers talking. One stated to the other “A pronged collar is simply the kindest thing you can do for some...

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Do German Shepherds Like to Swim?

Adele from our A litter “phoned home” not long ago along with this incredible video of her swimming!!! Not all German Shepherds like to swim. Her mom, Aura, does not swim. She is fine...

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GSD Puppy Issues and FAQ

Below are problems I’ve heard of with puppies that are around 7 weeks old or older. These are not all problems I have personally experienced. For the most part these are questions I’ve had...

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Can a German Shepherd Be Left Outdoors?

Some people considering a German Shepherd puppy want to know if they can leave the dog outdoors. I have heard this question here once or twice. Thankfully, with the particular line of GSDs that...

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Aura After Some Exercise

If you’ve been following this blog at all or are a GSD owner you know that exercise is a mandatory part of any German Shepherds life. When Aura was in the 18- 24 month...

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Preventing dog bites

Thankfully, the GSDs I have owned have been great animals. Aura even has a temperament title. She is protective, yet i can take her to a playground. So what causes German Shepherds to bite,...

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What we feed our German Shepherds

Below you will find a word on food and treats: Before they went home: We introduce various supplements to mom while she is pregnant, such as eggs, puppy food, cottage cheese, etc. She also...