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03-15-2014 03:01 PM
mydogs It's frustrating no doubt! Esp if you are showing doing a sport or plan on breeding


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03-13-2014 02:25 PM
Fezzik von barry
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If it makes you feel any better, One of my puppies had ears up from eight weeks to twelve weeks and then fell back down for two weeks. Then they went back up and stayed up.


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They flipped again and now BOTH are down. I'm trying not to stress anymore. I can't believe how back and forth (or should I say up and down) they have been
03-04-2014 07:49 AM
Mocha
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I feel your pain. I am going through the same concern. Both of my gsd ears were up and out of nowhere one is totally floppy. Please keep us posted
If it makes you feel any better, One of my puppies had ears up from eight weeks to twelve weeks and then fell back down for two weeks. Then they went back up and stayed up.


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03-04-2014 06:31 AM
sourdough44 Here is Mya at 13 or so weeks. Her ears hardly ever come down. They do do the 'Yoda' thing when she is resting.
03-03-2014 11:14 AM
jewels04 I'm in the same boat, waiting to see what my 4 month old baby's ears will do. They were standing good than one day her right ear just flopped right back over on us. Our almost 2 year old male has soft ears though and I love them so either way it doesn't matter where her ears go.
03-02-2014 11:32 AM
brightspot Here are a thread with great pictures of puppy ears.
http://www.germanshepherds.com/forum...pictorial.html
03-01-2014 11:26 PM
Jax08 chew bones...lots of them to help strengthen the muscles. Call your breeder and see if any other puppy owner is having issues. If they haven't stood at all by this age, I would discuss taping with the breeder.
03-01-2014 11:22 PM
Fezzik von barry I feel your pain. I am going through the same concern. Both of my gsd ears were up and out of nowhere one is totally floppy. Please keep us posted
03-01-2014 09:27 PM
brightspot His ears will go up and down and sideways and backwards until he is done teething - 5 or 6 months. They'll be fine!
03-01-2014 08:44 PM
HarleyTheGSD Taping ears are supposed to keep the ears erect, this way, the cartilage will grow into the erect ears, keeping them erect. Sometimes the ears will go up naturally, sometimes they need help. I would recommend taping if his ears don't come up after four months. I know plenty of GSD owners who taped their dogs' ears, and they went up just fine.
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