Spinoff-What type of dog would you LOVE to own (besides GSD) - German Shepherd Dog Forums

Increase font size: 0, 10, 25, 50%

GermanShepherds.com is the premier German Shepherd Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-29-2013, 01:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
hmasummers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 32
Default Spinoff-What type of dog would you LOVE to own (besides GSD)

I am an animal lover (not a fan of pet birds though), I would love to own a Cane Corso Mastiff. I am in love with them, but they are so HUGE! I would love to have a Rottie and a Doberman as well!!
__________________
Holly-Mom to Alaina (7), Brooke (3), and Minaj (3 Months)
hmasummers is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-29-2013, 01:34 AM   #2 (permalink)
Crowned Member
 
elisabeth_00117's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario
Posts: 8,719
Default

I will probably only ever have GSD's since that is what I have always had.

But lately I have been admiring the ACDs/heeler type dogs.
__________________
K-W German Shepherd Club
Wild Winds Archangel Raphael TT, HIC, DM Clear
G Wild Winds Zephyr of Cognac HIC, DM Clear

elisabeth_00117 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 01:41 AM   #3 (permalink)
Knighted Member
 
Zeeva's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 3,196
Default

Lab or a golden c:
Zeeva is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 01:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
Master Member
 
Mooch's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Australia
Posts: 920
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by elisabeth_00117 View Post
But lately I have been admiring the ACDs/heeler type dogs.
They are often nasty pieces of work - sneaky, snappy and aggressive - at least the working ones here - I'd NEVER have one as a pet even if it was the last dog on earth.
Having said that one of my work mates has a little bitch, she's sweet as but has been raised in a shop so really used to people (she's terrible with other dogs tho)

I'd love to own an Irish Wolfhound
Mooch is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 01:57 AM   #5 (permalink)
Elite Member
 
angelas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: East Central SK
Posts: 1,782
Default

A dry mouthed English Mastiff?

I'm counting down, 3 more years at least before I can get my Rottweiler (unless a miracle happens and I find a landlord that will rent to me with one before then).
angelas is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 01:59 AM   #6 (permalink)
Crowned Member
 
Chicagocanine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 6,395
Default

There are lots... Right now I'm interested in Beaucerons and Hovawarts but I'm not sure a Hovawart is really a good match for me. I also like Swissies but same thing, and Leonbergers.
I love big dogs, but I also like some terrier breeds like Border Terriers.
__________________
Chicago Canine
Bianca HIC CGC TT (GSD) 4/24/04-10/23/12
Chicagocanine is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 02:05 AM   #7 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Australia
Posts: 1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by elisabeth_00117 View Post
I will probably only ever have GSD's since that is what I have always had.

But lately I have been admiring the ACDs/heeler type dogs.
I love them too and have always had them. My last dog was a border collie x red cattle dog (red heeler) and one of my current dogs is a GSD x kelpie.

I love the cattle dogs...some of the most intelligent dogs around. Incredibly loyal and a beautiful personality...so trust worthy.

I live in sydney (city), Australia so obviously no cattle to herd around here but lots and lots of walking and exercise. Especially with kelpies...they can go from sun up to sun down and never drop.
shahsa is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 02:43 AM   #8 (permalink)
Master Member
 
Sarah~'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Wichita, Kansas
Posts: 773
Default

Hmm...

I'd really like to own a neapolitan mastiff, a big wrinkly, drooly dog lol. Also a bloodhound, which me and my boyfriend have already agreed will be our next dog.
__________________
Mr. Eko 2/14/2012 - My first GSD and my little Romeo
Xena 11/30/12 - My first APBT and my little warrior princess
Sarah~ is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 03:24 AM   #9 (permalink)
Crowned Member
 
KZoppa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 18,886
Default

Beauceron
Doberman
Rottweiler
Irish Wolfhound
Scottish Deerhound
Maltese (I know, I know but they're adorable and I enjoy working with them)
Pomeranian
Cardigan Corgi
Australian Cattle Dog
Australian Shepherd
Border Collie

There's a few others but its late and I'm tired.
__________________
http://www.KrystalZPhotography.weebly.com
www.KrystalZ.nerium.com
Shasta GSD 5/5/10 CGC
"Dax" Thor z vom Weberhaus 3/18/2013
Zena GSD 6/1/03
Riley GSD/BC 1/10/05-2/1/2013
KZoppa is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2013, 06:13 AM   #10 (permalink)
Zombie Queen Moderator
 
jocoyn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 14,301
Default

I would really like a Border Terrier but the main thing stopping me is this "has to be on a leash" thing. I enjoy our offlead walks in the woods immensly.
__________________
Nancy
www.scsarda.org

Beau -NAPWDA Certified Cadaver Dog
Waiting at the Bridge (italics=GSDs) (hemangiosarcoma=blue):Grim , Cyra, Toby, Rainbow, Linus, Oscar, Arlo & Waggles
jocoyn is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
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:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
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:

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

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



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:17 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
PetGuide.com
Basset.net DobermanTalk.com GoldenRetrieverForum.com OurBeagleWorld.com
BoxerForums.com DogForums.com GoPitbull.com PoodleForum.com
BulldogBreeds.com FishForums.com HavaneseForum.com SpoiledMaltese.com
CatForum.com GermanShepherds.com Labradoodle-dogs.net YorkieForum.com
Chihuahua-People.com RetrieverBreeds.com