Originally Posted by onyx'girl
It is up to the handler/owner to step up and show the dog they have the dogs world under control...giving the dog relief and confidence in the handler.
Could you please be a little more specific. The dog knows I am Alpha but if he slips out of a door and goes wild on somebody, how can I remove that high defensive drive? My previous GSD did not display this behavior. Is this a defense drive on steroids?