German Shepherd FAQ

FAQ – German Shepherds

German Shepherds are among the top ranked breeds for protection and companionship. This breed is known for its intelligence, loyal nature, agility, and protective instincts. They’re ideal for active families who can provide mental and physical exercise, or homesteads with lots of land to roam and play.  Continue reading

German Shepherd Size: How Big Is a German Shepherd?

One of the key things to consider when choosing a protection dog is size. Sure, that puppy might be small and cute right now, but he’s going to grow up and you want to make sure you’ll be able to accommodate the dog when he’s at his full size. And because you’re getting a protection dog, you also want to be sure the dog will actually be big enough to protect you, your family, and your property.  Continue reading

Protection Dogs 101

IrkTrained German Shepherds have been used as protection dogs for both police officers and private families for more than 100 years. These dogs are known for being both obedient and hard-working. The breed thrives on human contact, and excels when given direction, top-rated training, a well-balanced diet and good exercise. If you are looking for a protection dog for personal or professional purposes, you will find that the German Shepherd working dog is one of the best breed choices.  Continue reading