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Old October 11th, 2002, 01:41 PM
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Talking German Shephard

Have recently adopted a wonderful dog whose prime breed is german shephard. Just wondering what kind of training is she best suited for?
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Old October 21st, 2002, 03:03 PM
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Hi Linda.....

GSD's are one of the most ardent learners out there. I have one and I am constantly amazed at the way he picks things up after one session. I don't know what other breed your pup is, but the GSD drive will more than likely overtake that!

Here's a training site. Just remember that the dog will sense ANY frustration you have. The second you feel yourself losing your cool, end the session. And ALWAYS end on a happy note. Toss a ball, love him/her up.... The dog needs to feel that the serious training will always end with fun. He'll/she'll start looking forward to it!

"The Greatness Of A Nation And It's Moral Progress Can Be Judged By The Way It's Animals Are Treated"-----

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