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The German Shepherd Dog

Average Rating 4.5
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  • Posted April 4, 2009

    An interesting and informative book, however a lot of info seems to be more of the author's personal opinion then the fact.

    My girlfriend and I are planning on getting a German Shepherd puppy, so we got this book in order to prepare us for that endeavor. The book is very high quality published with easy to read material that is very logically laid out. The book is fully of high quality photographs of the dogs, etc. However, while those pictures are very cute, they carry little to none informative value.

    The author gives a very detailed and interesting history of the breed, and after that she goes on to tell what you should do to prepare to acquire the puppy and then how to own/feed/train etc. your dog. However, the author seems to give more of her personal opinions as opposed to scientific facts as to the training of animals. The section on dog food tells you what to look out for and what kind of food NOT to get, however it tells you VERY LITTLE as to what kind of commercial dog food is good.

    Overall this is a good book and a valuable read, however I would suggest getting a "second opinion" on some of the training methods from another source.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 22, 2012

    Great GSD Book!

    This is a great gsd book loaded with great info on history, breed standards, their great personality, health, feeding, and training. I recommend this book to any GSD owner/lover.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2014

    I would not recommend this book to GSD owners, unless you dont k

    I would not recommend this book to GSD owners, unless you dont know anything about your dog. the most interesting part of the book was the chapter of the GSD history. This book is more for those that want to owe a GSD. It came with a DVD but it was simply basics. my puppy was already trained to sit, lay, come, and stay. it was too basic. I wrote a review earlier but it didnt go through so im just retyping carelessly. OVERALL: if you are thinking about getting a GSD buy this book. 

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 26, 2013

    What Is This?

    Is this a prophecy made by cat or man? Will the dreams destroy the clan? Will the ghost save the day? Will the fire show the way? Will the darkness shine a light? Will the Wolfclan loose the fight? Will the chaos rain supreme? Will the star turn ugly and mean? Will the evil be from within or will the evil come again?

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 24, 2013

    Kylia

    Grimances but relaxes and stands. "Thank you!" She smiles and dips her head before padding cheerfully out of the den.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 18, 2013

    ~*Sapphire*~

    (I'm just going with the flow. Don't mind wht happens.) (8:20)

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Silverstalia

    Yawns lightheartedly lets go to sleep....

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 12, 2013

    Soulheart

    Soulheart barely surppressed his frustration, reminding himself he too hid things from her. "Alright..."

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 18, 2013

    Firesteel

    They are stuck in a dream?

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 8, 2013

    Meadowlark

    Coughs

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 25, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 1, 2012

    Honey

    Ok thanks Thunder

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 23, 2012

    Feather

    "Snowy! I'm locked out of the first result!"

    0 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 1, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 4, 2012

    Ava

    Her white husky fur blows and she thinks about Damion and how he died. A few tears stream down her face.

    0 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 13, 2011

    German Shepherds

    I love german shepherds!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    0 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted May 5, 2011

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    Posted May 12, 2012

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