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Old 02-05-2014, 02:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I come from a family who loves shepherds, but this is my first time having a shepherd of "my own." Her name is Mika, and she is 5 months old. I purchased Mika as a birthday/Christmas gift for my husband. I am an experience dog owner, however, this is the first dog for my husband (although he thinks he knows everything).
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Old 02-05-2014, 02:53 PM   #2 (permalink)
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WELCOME!!!

BTW... we LOVE to seeing pictures of your dog.
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Old 02-05-2014, 03:05 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Welcome from Maryland! Husband's always think they know everything LOL. Very pretty puppy, she has a very feminine head that's pretty as can be.
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Welcome aboard!! I am sure Mika will teach your husband a few things, and he will wonder why he never had a shepherd before now
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very cute pup. Your husband is in for a few lessons. I would highly suggest you get "him" into some training. Find a basic puppy class. It will do him a world of good understanding dog behavior and training. Besides, they usually aren't very expensive.
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Mika is beautiful! The top picture looks just like my Scout. You have a winner, well chosen :-)

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Welcome from Maryland! Husband's always think they know everything LOL. Very pretty puppy, she has a very feminine head that's pretty as can be.
Thank you, from TN.
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very cute pup. Your husband is in for a few lessons. I would highly suggest you get "him" into some training. Find a basic puppy class. It will do him a world of good understanding dog behavior and training. Besides, they usually aren't very expensive.
Thank you!

Well, classes were the plan. I told my husband that ge was in charge of her training, but then his schedule changed and I had to take over. Tuesday is our "graduation." I am going to enroll Mika in additional classes that hopefully my hubby can do with her. He certainly needs the training just as much, if not more, than the dog does.
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Mika is beautiful! The top picture looks just like my Scout. You have a winner, well chosen :-)

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Thank you very much! I think i really lucked out!!

I actually found her in the paper when she was 11 weeks old. She was being bullied by another dog, and so her family had to re-home her. Thankfully Mika does not have any residual affects from that experience. She has turned out to be a wonderful puppy!
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