The German Shepherd is an extremely popular dog breed worldwide. The German Shepherd Dog is closely related to the Alpine Sheepdog. The genetic relationship was determined by chromosome analysis from the X-chromosome. According to the AKC, the dog breed’s English name is German Shepherd. It is alternatively called Alsatian, Gunner, Kaufler, Sambar or Sandock. Due to its compact muscular structure, this dog breed is used as a guide dog, therapy dog and herding dog.
The characteristics of the German shepherd dog include muscularity with a deep voice, short legs and an easy gait. The American Kennel Club (AKC) has recognized the German shepherd as a superior level breed that has many desirable characteristics and is thus the only dog breed that has achieved the status of a C class in the United States. These qualities make the German shepherd dog an ideal pet for families with children and for people who love to work with animals. This dog breed is also intelligent and can learn new things easily.
The American Kennel Club (AKC) has recognized the following characteristics in the German shepherd Dogs: They have a sweet temperament, are friendly, lively, agile, and highly trainable. The breed standard of the German shepherd consists of a double coat that is either smooth or pelt, with long and flowing coats. They have pointed ears and a short, droopy, alert face. The double coat of the German shepherd should never be greasy. Their coats should be smooth with occasional brushing needed. They have no history of cancer or genetic health problems.
The American Cocker Spaniel and the English Cocker Spaniel are the most common of the modern German shepherd breeds. A very popular type of German shepherd is the Bichon Frise, which was once a working dog for herding sheep in Germany but was later used as a family dog. The English Cocker was first bred to be a companion dog. Since they are very protective dogs their original purpose was to protect sheep and at times this is still what they do.
The Black German Shepherd dog is another common breed. The black German shepherd dog originated from the breeding of the Alsatians (Germans) with the Neapolitan mastiff. Because the Alsatians were not very popular with the French and their population was small, they were crossed with the Neapolitan Mastiffs to create the black, German shepherd dog.
Although the German shepherd dog is now considered to be a classic breed, there are several variations that have developed over the years. There was a time when they were crossbred with the Bulldog and the Greyhound. During World War I, German soldiers saved many animals including these dogs. During that time, many of these animals were used as fighting dogs. The people of Wurtenberg, Germany even allowed the killing of any dog or cat that had been used in the fight or by the enemy during World War I.
Because of these ways of creating the various breeds, these dogs are now known as a “variety” breed and have developed quite a bit within their lines. They can be crossbred to create the various bloodlines including: the toy, milk, blue and chocolate. You should keep this in mind when choosing a German shepherd guide dog.
A good German shepherd guide must give you information on the health care needs of your German shepherd. It should also cover the grooming requirements of these dogs and provide you with a good diet plan. Breeders that understand the needs of the German Shepherd are also very knowledgeable about the pedigrees and lineage of these animals. This will make sure that your puppy or adult dog has only the best quality breeding stock within its bloodlines.