I am pedigree ingnorant . . . - German Shepherd Dog Forums
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-19-2011, 01:56 PM Thread Starter
Master Member
 
shannonrae's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Maine
Posts: 686
I am pedigree ingnorant . . .

I just got a new pup. I am no good at understanding pedigrees. I am new to buying from a breeder (I mostly do rescue work). I have met both of the parents of this pup, I know they are both nice dogs temperament and health wise. I was just wondering if anyone could give me a little more insight as far as what I may expect from my pup! Any input is appreciated.

Sire:
Ares vom Himmel - German Shepherd Dog

Dams sire:
V Delhusa vom Haus Christa - German Shepherd Dog

Dams dam:
CZR Mery Z Safarova - German Shepherd Dog

Sydney(rescue)-Pit cross
Birbo(rescue)-GSD

Until we meet again . . .
Bear(rescue)-GSD, my soul mate.
Kai-(rescue)GSD, my forever baby.
Kobie-Pomeranian, my tiniest dog with the biggest heart.
shannonrae is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-19-2011, 02:15 PM
Crowned Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: georgia
Posts: 4,262
Here is the pedigree to your pup (just makes it easier to read this way).
Mating test - German Shepherd Dog

Venka may not be the actual dam, but the pedigree will be the same.
gagsd is offline  
post #3 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-19-2011, 02:30 PM
Administrator & Alpha Bitch of the Wild Bunch
 
Chris Wild's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Michigan, USA
Posts: 13,602
Pedigree is all West German show lines. Can't speak to the individual dogs and bloodlines and what they'll produce as I don't know them, though in general WGSLs tend to be fairly consistent in temperament and physical type. Maybe someone more familiar with the specific lines involved can provide more info.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Chris Wild is offline  
post #4 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-19-2011, 02:33 PM Thread Starter
Master Member
 
shannonrae's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Maine
Posts: 686
Venka is the dam. Thanks for your input and help guys!

Sydney(rescue)-Pit cross
Birbo(rescue)-GSD

Until we meet again . . .
Bear(rescue)-GSD, my soul mate.
Kai-(rescue)GSD, my forever baby.
Kobie-Pomeranian, my tiniest dog with the biggest heart.
shannonrae is offline  
post #5 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-19-2011, 04:39 PM Thread Starter
Master Member
 
shannonrae's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Maine
Posts: 686
Come on WGSL ppl!

Sydney(rescue)-Pit cross
Birbo(rescue)-GSD

Until we meet again . . .
Bear(rescue)-GSD, my soul mate.
Kai-(rescue)GSD, my forever baby.
Kobie-Pomeranian, my tiniest dog with the biggest heart.
shannonrae is offline  
post #6 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-20-2011, 12:16 PM
New Member
 
houckster6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: VA
Posts: 12
Hi,

I am also researching my WGSL girl's pedigree. I plead complete ignorance in my case too! The best way that I found to learn: get a very big piece of paper and copy down all of the info from pedigree database and then start plugging them into Google. Yes, it's time consuming, but I started with no knowledge of these lines and now I'm enjoying putting together the pieces of her genetic puzzle. The big piece of paper allows you to have all of the names, titles, and hip/elbow scores handy and you can take notes on all you have learned about individual dogs.

*We share Ursus von Batu on our pup's sire's side.

Best of Luck!
houckster6 is offline  
post #7 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-20-2011, 12:18 PM
Crowned Member
 
Emoore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 10,106
Quote:
Originally Posted by houckster6 View Post
*We share Ursus von Batu on our pup's sire's side.
It's a rare WGSL dog that doesn't have Urus in there somewhere.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
- 4 years

At the Bridge:
Cash Adopted 2007 - 7/28/2010
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Rocky 4/19/2002 - 1/16/2015 to DM
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Emoore is offline  
post #8 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-20-2011, 12:21 PM
Moderator
 
JakodaCD OA's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Old Lyme, CT USA
Posts: 21,298
shannon, congrats on your new pup Deb told me about the boy, I'm sorry(

I wanna see pics !! cause I know nothing of the ped)

Diane
Ozzie vom Kleinen Hain
Danger Danger vom Kleinen Hain aka Masi
Tranquillo's Kizzy
Jakoda's Kholee
"Angel" Jakoda's Bewitchen Sami CD OA OAJ OAC NGC OJC RS-O GS-N JS-O TT HIC CGC
"Angel" Steinwald's Four x Four CGC HIC TT
"Angel" Harmonyhill's Hy Jynx NA NAJ NAC NJC RS-N JS-N HIC
"Angel" Jakoda's Jagged Edge
JakodaCD OA is offline  
post #9 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-20-2011, 02:58 PM
New Member
 
houckster6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: VA
Posts: 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Emoore View Post
It's a rare WGSL dog that doesn't have Urus in there somewhere.
Yeah, but it's nice as a pedigree newbie to be able to hold hands with other newbies and hum "It's a small world after all".

Asia vom Weidenhaus (GSD)- 11/30/2010

Miss you always:
Bailey- (GSD) 2003- 8/27/2011
houckster6 is offline  
post #10 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-20-2011, 04:55 PM Thread Starter
Master Member
 
shannonrae's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Maine
Posts: 686
Quote:
Originally Posted by houckster6 View Post
Yeah, but it's nice as a pedigree newbie to be able to hold hands with other newbies and hum "It's a small world after all".

Sydney(rescue)-Pit cross
Birbo(rescue)-GSD

Until we meet again . . .
Bear(rescue)-GSD, my soul mate.
Kai-(rescue)GSD, my forever baby.
Kobie-Pomeranian, my tiniest dog with the biggest heart.
shannonrae is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the German Shepherd Dog Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome