Tag: German Shepherd Behavior

Teaching Your German Shepherd to Come on Command

Teaching your German Shepherd to come on command requires consistency. It is one of the harder commands to perfect but it is not impossible especially when done using positive reinforcement. Items You’ll Need to Teach Your German Shepherd to Come on Command To teach your German Shepherd to …

Teaching Your German Shepherd the Look Command

By teaching your German Shepherd the Look Command, you can help him or her focus during training. Teaching this command also helps establish your role as the leader and encourages your German Shepherd to ignore distractions. Teaching your German Shepherd the Look Command is important, especially for training …

Teaching Your German Shepherd the Go Down Command

Once you are successful in teaching the Sit Command, teaching your German Shepherd the Go Down Command is next. Teaching your German Shepherd the Go Down on command is important in honing your German Shepherd’s behavior. Teaching this command should help you establish your leadership with your German Shepherd, …

Introducing your German Shepherd to Another Dog

The thought of introducing your German Shepherd to another dog can be worrisome. And it can be very stressful for you, your German Shepherd, and the new dog so here are some tips to make the introduction hassle-free and worry-free. Introducing your German Shepherd to another dog can …

Understanding Separation Anxiety in German Shepherds

Yes, separation anxiety in German Shepherds is pretty common. Although all dog breeds experience this, German Shepherds are more prone to this problem. Animals in general rarely display anxiety, unless they feel vulnerable or in danger – that’s when the impulses kick in.  But in dogs separation anxiety …