German Shepherd dogs and puppies are originated in the Germany. At the first time these German Shepherd dogs are originated in the year 1899 and sir Max Von Stephanits is the person who mediate to breed these German Shepherd dogs (GSD).
These dogs may scientifically known as canis lupus familaris. According to English language these dogs may known as German Shepherd dogs and also these dogs may introduced as Alsatian (UK) , Alsatian Wolf Dog (UK) , Berger Allemand , Deutscher Schaferhund and Schaferhund.
German Shepherd Temperament
According to the popularities these dogs and puppies all over the world , they get 2nd place in the United States and 4th place in the United Kingdom. These dogs are somehow medium sized and large sized and these German Shepherd dogs may originate in various colors. Life span of the German Shepherd dogs and puppies may about 9 – 13 years. These German Shepherd dogs may double coated and the color of these dogs forming most commonly tan with black saddle.
The weight of the male dogs ranging in between 30 – 40 kg and the female dogs ranging in between 22 – 32 kg and also height of the male German shepherd dogs may ranging in between 60 – 65 cm and the height of the female dogs ranging in between 55 -60 cm.
The main purpose of the breeding these GSDs to create working dogs to get the high achievements. The power, intelligence, easiest of the training, obedience and loyalty of the German shepherd dogs and puppies may used to achieve various types of important tasks including as disability assistance, police and military roles and also acting. German shepherd dogs must possess resilience and self – assurance in order to be suitable as a companion, guard, protection, service and herding dog. To achieve the object the standard German shepherd dogs were breeded according to their physical constitution, traits and their important characteristics.
The GSDs are elongated, having powerful muscles and strong jaws and they also contain very powerful strong 42 teeth according to the dental formula. Incisor teeth are very important for them. Nose of the dog is black. Their eyes are medium sized and slanted. They can see the objectives in the black and white manner. Their ears are medium sized and well erected to hear the surrounding sounds very well. Neck is well muscular and strong. The legs are strongly built and muscular for running. They have rounded paws and their nails are dark in color, sharp and strong.
GSD dogs perform instinctive behavior and also perform well behaved kindly manner. These German shepherd type dogs can suffer disease very anon. These dog species have high risk about suffering very dangerous diseases. These diseases are including hip and elbow dysplasia, heart diseases, cancers, stomach disorders, skin diseases etc.
To rescue from these above mentioned diseases. Initially we have to choose accurate breeding methods. And also these GSDs must have to keep healthy manner to avoid diseases. Especially we have to pay extraordinary attention for the provided foods and beverage to these GSDs. It is really important to vaccinate the German shepherd dogs and German shepherd puppies according to their age ranges. It is the main factor to gain healthy German shepherd dogs.