Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Lake Tahoe Area
I think sassing back is a pretty normal puppy thing, and it is very normal for the protection breeds and while some mellow at 6 monthish, some do it later. My 11 month old Dutchie still sasses when he is in his brat state, usually at 6 PM, but while he is confident he is not doing it out of fear aggression.
Dutch Shepherd - Ptygo (Tee-Go) de las Flores
Rescue GSD - Freyja (Husband's Dog)