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|07-11-2014 01:06 PM|
|DobbyDad||In two of those photos I think the dog is using a ball to try to lure the chickens in because schH dogs are not only aggressive but also smart.|
|07-11-2014 12:49 PM|
|Courtney||I would be right at home in that last pic with everyone chilling out|
|07-11-2014 11:28 AM|
I just cleaned out the SD card on the camera and couldn't resist posting these as they seem to go nicely with this recent thread.
We'll call this Myth#1a.. that SchH dogs are not only biting machines against people, but are also too aggressive and high drive to be safe around other animals or to have living in the house as relaxed companions.
A couple of the girls helping me with chores at the barn.
And a typical evening at home watching TV with a pack of high drive SchH trained working line dogs.
|07-08-2014 08:30 AM|
Stahl my boy!
|07-08-2014 08:29 AM|
Davis mom that is what I was talking about" a long hill to climb!! Bill
Stahl my boy!
|07-08-2014 04:35 AM|
Originally Posted by martemchik View Post
So no, genetics will not always save them. However, with poor genetics I wouldn't have gotten him this far.
Oddly, he isn't dog aggressive.
|07-08-2014 03:50 AM|
|llombardo||I have a very high energy, high ball drive golden also. Neither if my goldens are couch potatoes but the younger one is always ready to go What I have noticed is the younger one has picked up some GSD traits. The older one one was not raised with GSD's, he was older when they came into the picture, but Midnite completely took the younger golden under his wing. The younger golden plays like a GSD and picked up some herding. He is a very happy dog, but can take or leave strangers and doesn't need to meet everyone. He follows me everywhere and won't go with a stranger. I'm sure genetics play a role, but I believe that from being around the GSD's, he acts like one. It's what he has learned.|
|07-08-2014 02:25 AM|
I raise a golden that will go all day and be ready for more, and is a very calm and easy going dude when he needs to be. He's done 15 miles in the wilderness then ready to go where I may go lol. So not all goldens are just couch potatoes. :P Granted I also find it interesting that many people who own GSD also own a lab or golden. Must mean something.
Anyway I found some pictures that have Leia with a child we know (I am lacking in friends with kids) so I could share those.
Not as impressive as some other dogs out there but she's a good girl.
|07-08-2014 01:49 AM|
Lol I've heard the Golden line many times.
Originally Posted by LifeofRiley View Post
|07-08-2014 01:43 AM|
Originally Posted by onyx'girl View Post
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