How to have a dog when you work all day

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My question: What to do with a puppy while at work? It can be difficult to have a dog when you are working a full-time job, especially if you are a single person. I have had my German Shepherd for almost two years now, and I have figured out how to leave my puppy alone while at work. These techniques worked...

19 German Shepherd Accessories: Supplies, Equipment, and Gift Ideas for GSD Lovers

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Do you have a new German Shepherd puppy? Perhaps you have a K9 working dog or an IPO schutzhund sport dog? Maybe you have a couch potato pooch. Here are 19 German Shepherd accessories to get started and make training easier -- whether you are a new GSD owner or looking for a gift for that experienced owner. Find the best...

Best Tennis Balls for Dogs: Reviews and Recommendations in 2019

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Dogs and tennis balls are like peanut butter and jelly. My German Shepherd loves chasing them during a good game of fetch. Question: What are the best tennis balls for dogs? Let's review a few dog friendly tennis balls. Chuckit! Ultra Ball The Chuckit! Ultra Ball is an awesome dog safe tennis ball. It's a rubber ball, which is brightly colored and...

Best German Shepherd Vest for the Money: Dog Harness Reviews

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My dog needed a military style dog harness for hiking. I set out on a mission: Find the best German Shepherd vest for the money. I did have requirements for this tactical dog vest, including MOLLE webbing for adding storage and a handle. Find the best German Shepherd tactical vest on the market in 2019. OneTigris Tactical Dog Training Vest Harness...

Best shock collar for Yorkies: Reviews and Recommendations in 2019

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Question: What is the best shock collar for Yorkies? I have a small dog who likes to bark and want to start training my toy breed with an e-collar. I am looking for a shock collar for a 5lb dog. Yorkies require a lightweight receiver, which doesn't strain their neck. Also, a Yorkie shock collar should have a short collar...

Best Training Collar for Large Dogs: Reviews and Recommendations in 2019

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Question: What is the best training collar for large dogs? My working line German shepherd dog (GSD) is a little stubborn. He needs a heavy duty dog collar or harness for leash training an extra large dog. My GSD is a working line dog and is a handful at times. I have found three awesome training collars for big dogs...

Do Dog Whistles Work?

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Reader question: I want to train my puppy's recall command with a whistle. Do dog whistles work? Short answer: Yes. I bought a whistle when my German Shepherd was a puppy and was able to train a recall command with it. Let's find out how dog whistles work. How do dog whistles work? A dog whistle is a device that emits a sound...

What is the best heeling stick? (ANSWERED)

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My German Shepherd dog needed to learn how to heel. I found it so much easier to teach the behavior with the best heeling stick.