Originally Posted by wolfstraum
working lines, even high drive ones, can live as pets very sucessfully...it must be a clear headed pup, with a personality to please - not a "busy" one....I have had dogs as house pets who were DDR, WGWL, Belgian WL and combinations....a few dogs, 3 females, who were raised in kennels and brought into the house as adults made absolutely wonderful pets...Personally, I would rather sell to a committed pet home that to a competition home who views dogs as disposable if they don't win high enough with them.
So even if the WL GSD doesn't have a "job" it will still be ok? It won't destory the house in frustration? I am only looking for a jogging buddy and someone to play fetch with after work.