If you are looking to bring a new German Shepherd puppy into your home then I hope I can give you some good tips on choosing the right dog, and introducing him to your family. It was one of the best times of my life when Max, our family German shepherd puppy, came home with my father when we were all children. I have since added two further generations of German shepherd in my home for my own family. They are wonderful breed of dog, hard-working to a fault, intelligent and very witty, great with children, and one of the best friends that you will never have. So it is with great pleasure that I am going to impart a few bits of advice that should make your choices a bit easier.
Choice of breeder
The first thing that you should do when you are looking for a German Shepherd puppy is to choose the right breeder. This goes with any breed of dog actually. You need to find a breeder that has dogs with the right temperament for your circumstances. The breeder also needs to be able to show you great references. The best German Shepherd breeder is one that has been recommended by somebody that you know and trust. It is also great to be able to see the parents and sometimes the grandparents.
Type of dog
The next thing you must do is select the correct type of dog that is best for you. Watch the puppy in play and you will see how they interact with each other, and you will see which one stands out for you most.
Bringing your German Shepherd puppy home
When you bring a German Shepherd puppy home with you , you must start as you mean to go on. By this I mean that from the time your dog enters your home he must behave with respect to your rules, boundaries, and limitations, to quote the famous dog whisperer. This is the only way that you are going to ensure that he will be a well-behaved dog throughout his life.
I hope these few hints and tips have answered some of your questions about your search for a German Shepherd puppy. It is essential that you select the correct dog for you, and that you introduce the puppy to your house in the correct manner. All that is left is for me to wish you the best, and I hope you enjoy your new puppy. I hope you have found this article about German Shepherd puppies to be useful in some way.