Month: February 2017

How to Stop Snoring in German Shepherds

In this post, we’ll discuss how to stop snoring in German Shepherds. Some nights you hear your German Shepherd snoring.  While we sometimes find snoring funny and adorable, it is not something we must ignore. Like in humans and other dogs,snoring in German Shepherds is created by an …

How to Get Rid of Fleas on Your German Shepherd

Knowing how to get rid of fleas on your German Shepherd is important especially if you live in a hot and humid area. Fleas are small and fast creatures that measure from 1/16 inch to 1/8 inch. There are more than 2,000 kinds of fleas around the world …

Diarrhea in Dogs: What to Do If Your German Shepherd Has Diarrhea

Is your German Shepherd suffering from diarrhea? Diarrhea in dogs can be caused by different factors. It may be caused by ingestion of odd materials, viral or bacterial infections, or serious diseases. A watery or loose stool is what we call a diarrhea. It is an indication that …

German Shepherds and Kids: Should You Get a German Shepherd for Your Kid?

German Shepherds and kids? Are German Shepherds good around kids? You may be asking this question after seeing tons of photos in the internet showing young children under the loving watch of German Shepherds. While these photos do confirm the amazing temperament and love German Shepherds have towards …

Hip Dysplasia in German Shepherds: Signs, Treatment, and Prevention

Hip Dysplasia in German Shepherds is not uncommon. German Shepherds and other large dog breeds are at a greater risk of this condition. About 19% of German Shepherds will develop hip dysplasia, according to the Orthopedic Foundation on Animals. What is Hip Dysplasia? Hip dysplasia is a congenital …