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  1. General Information
    I have a 6 month old and a 6 week old GS. The 6 month old will not let the puppy rest for 5 seconds, he constantly is wanting to play bite on her getting her soaking wet. I have both inside and do not want to kennel them all the time. Any suggestions on what I can do until she gets big enough to...
  2. Puppy Behavior
    Hi My 9.5 week old puppy bites alot, i know this is normal but sometimes he seems aggressive is there any methods i can use to curb the biting of hands and feet i tried "correction methods" from videos i saw on youtube with puppies his age, none of them work if i try and correct him then he...
  3. Puppy Behavior
    Hi all! I am new to the website, and a new GSD owner. I am constantly training my new 16 week old puppy Mayko and we are also currently in our 3rd week of group class at a local obedience and sport club. I heavily researched bloodlines and breed information for years, and previously had a German...
  4. Puppy Behavior
    Our puppy is growing nicely and at 7 months, Zoé is a joy, a sweet dog, she settles nicely, is overall well behaved and starts to heel well. My hb has done a great job at training her consistently and that has paid off. The only concern we have and not sure how to address properly is that on...
  5. Puppy Behavior
    Hello everyone. Hope all are fine. My puppy biting has not finished yet. Sometimes he even bites worse than before but it has slightly reduced. However sometimes (mostly when it's his meal time) when I try to touch him he would immediately turn his mouth towards my hand. But the problem is that...
  6. General Puppy Stuff
    Hello, my husband and I got a 8 week old GSD yesterday and I'm looking for some advice. I went to go pick her up and immediately was terrified and freaked out. I should've known better, but I wanted to give her the benefit of the doubt. On the ride home she whined and barked but being with...
  7. Puppy Behavior
    Hello! I have an 8 week old puppy that I’ve had for 6 days now. He is so smart, affectionate and cuddly but for some reason in the mornings he is an absolute terror. I know that nipping is totally normal, expected behavior for a puppy and we’ve been working on bite inhibition training which he...
  8. Puppy Behavior
    I got my first GSD puppy at 9 weeks old, he is now 14 weeks and he doesn’t like affection he is incredibly smart, vocal, and obeys the commands I give him, he can walk off leash by my side (he knows heel, and to sit down whenever I stop walking), he learned how to sit/lay down/give me paw/sit...
  9. Aggression (the good, the bad & the ugly)
    Hi guys, I have 15 weeks old white german shepherd and she is starting to go nuts. Chewing thing she is especially told not to. And today she jumped on me when I was sitting and throwing her ball playing tug with her basically watching her and playing with her. She put her front legs on me and I...
  10. Training Our Puppy (basic)
    Hello guys, I am here searching for help. I got myself swiss shepherd puppy (10 weeks now) and she probably wants to play with family yorkie, but she is also trying to chase him. I don't know how to properly solve this problem. Can you give me some tips? Like should they meet only when she is on...
  11. General Puppy Stuff
    Hi folks My 4 month old pup does fine going up or down stairs that are cement or wood but sealed without gaps in them. The wider and flatter and less steep the better. He is super anxious and yelping if its stairs ascending or descending that have a gap see through part in them and wont go on...
  12. Training Our Puppy (basic)
    Hello, I have a 3 month old German shepherd I bought from a breeder. I’ve had him since he was six weeks old, I’ve been struggling with potty training and I’m running out of options. My puppy will not let me know when he needs to potty, in fact he will potty right in front of me and not even be...
  13. Puppy Behavior
    Hello everyone and anyone reading this, so I got my gsd puppy when he was 8 weeks old brought him all the way from Germany to California USA, he was doing great getting his vaccination done, and was healthy, one day we were out for a walk which was about 3-4 weeks ago when this happened, my pup...
  14. Puppy Behavior
    Would love some advice! I have a 13-week old female GSD puppy who has recently started to struggle when my husband or I can't be present for every moment of every outing. Basically, she wants all three of us, all the time. For example... 1 - If my husband and I are both at home, she'll refuse...
  15. General Puppy Stuff
    Hi all, I have a 10 week puppy who has been with us for about 2 weeks now. He has been such a great puppy, a fast learner and has lots of energy - we love him so much! I've been mixing in 1 hour of a combination of exercise, play, training and mind games every hour or so to keep him...
  16. Puppy Behavior
    Hi guys, Not a first time gsd or dog owner however finding this behaviour interesting. We have a 4.5month old pup loves his walks to the point towards the end he likes to lie on the nature strip outside our house... No amount of luring with food or toys gets him moving again. The walks are...
  17. Puppy Behavior
    We picked her up in McBride BC a month ago, we saw on zoom that she seems like a calm puppy when the breeder picked her up. So we should she’s the one, we did get a red flag when we were there, the breeder said come puppies, where one of them went to her while ours (lumi) didn’t. I read all...
  18. Puppy Behavior
    I have a 9 month old female GSD puppy that submits (ears down, body down and sometimes belly up) to most of the higher energy older dogs at dog park. Is that a puppy thing that fades away as time passes? What can I do to improve her confidence? At home, I've been trying lots of positive...
  19. Puppy Behavior
    I have looked through this forum and have found some similar threads but not very specific to what we’re experiencing so I’m hoping you all will have some insight for me! we have a 10 week old male GSD, and he recently has started growling in certain situations. For example, if he is fixated on...
  20. General Information
    Hey All, Just wondering if anyone has any experience with Chemical Neutering, (Suprelorin)> We have an 8 month old Shepherd who has started to give and receive unwanted attention with other dogs, at his doggie day care and out on walks. We want to avoid it developing into aggression, at the...
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