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Description: Lets start a group for German Shepherd people to share information and stories. Help and advise for new people.
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The lethal white

As the breeding section is the closest i have found to a genetic board that isn't linked to a specific disorder i am posting here. Hello again from Warren Hound, today i thought i would write an article in regards to what we call "Lethal White." First we must understand what this means, in normal terms "Lethal" would define something that caused or eventually lead to the death of the organism and this is usually...
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What to Ask and why won't they ask the quandary of breeder and buyer

(shown above my dog, from a reputable breeder with a GPS beeper, single tracking through the brush. Sighthound) . Recently on one of the hog dog groups i was on a siberian breeder lammented the priorities of todays puppy and dog buyers.   "Why is the first question always money?"   while it may seem like a rational thing to do to ask the price, people often go about it the wrong way!    ...
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What is a reputable breeder?

   <"my families rescue chihuahua" People seem to assume so many things in regards to breeders the most common misconceptions i see are in no particular order.   breeders are out to make money thats why they charge so much more than in the newspapers Breeders breed deformed dogs because they inbreed them and the gene pool is to limited a registration paper with a breed club or recognized registry is  "just a paper" and...
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Piper battled liver shunt

Our 5-month-old Yorkie battled Liver Shunt since she was born. The doctor said, had she been taken by the breeder and got checked up, they would have found out about it then. But it was too late. Piper was with us for three months until she had her first seizure. We rushed her to the hospital and that's where we found out about this hereditary illness. We took her to UC Davis Small Animal Hospital,...
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No breeding required

Hi,I just want to sound off on puppy mills.There are so many wonderful pets available for adoption at your local shelter it's just wrong to go to a breeder,who is in it for the money only.So many pups are inter bread they have medical issues and get tossed aside because they won't fetch a good price.Imagin being born with a medical problem and no one loves you or wants you because of it and it...
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Recently Asked Questions

What is the most popular colour of cavalier king charles?

I'm doing some research into what is the most common/popular colour of cavalier king charles spaniels. does anyone have any insights?
Poll what's your favourite cavalier king charles colour? Vote now!
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What are the best and worst qualities of your favorite dog?

Here's a question for everyone who loves a specific breed of dog (or breeds of dogs, mixed breeds too!). I'm wondering if you can list the reasons why you love your breed, as well as some of the 'negative' aspects of the breed. I'm curious to know what you think. Thanks!!! :-)
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swoolen boob (mastitis)?

My chiahuahua had 5 pups 1 week ago she has been feeding well last night i felt her boobs and i felt that 1 of her top boods one of the ones the pups dont drink from becouse they r so small . I have been massageing it , it doesn't hurt her not hot to the touch and not red. Is this mastitis? should i try and make the pups feed from the small...
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lactating mom

Just wondering what people think is good to give a lactating chihuahua with 5 day old pups thats not very thirsty but eating ok .
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Finding a reputable breeder

I love the Boston Terrier breed and I have looked for adoptable Bostons in Southern California but many of them advise against children and other dogs which will not work for my family. I want to purchase another Boston but how do I find a reputable breeder? Does anyone know of a rescue in California that has Bostons?
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Sandy Anderson is a leading breeder of Champion German Shepherds...

Catherine Morton

Mana Shepherds Raise and train German Shepherd dogs for their...


Welcome to Ridge Runner German Shepherd Dogs, thanks for taking...

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