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FUN EXAM: How many different breeds does your dog meet in a week?

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Does your dog meet another GSD?
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Photographer Shumilov Ludmila on Unsplash
Dogs don't know the concept of "dog breeds" but dogs DO react differently when they meet a matching breed

German Shepherd training and breed insight
And how about meeting one of the Terrier breeds?
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Photographer Catalin Apostol on Unsplash
Terrier breeds with their distinctive personality are NECESSARY for comprehensive dog-dog socialization in order to prevent dog-dog aggression in the future

Terrier training and breed insight
Does your dog meet a Shar Pei?
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Photographer Tiago Vasconcelos on Unsplash
Socializing with this confident, dominant, brave, and determined dog breed teaches every other dog lessons we don't see

Shar Pei training and breed insight
Is there a chance for your dog to meet one of the Retriever breeds?
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Photographer Daniela Kalwarowskyj on Unsplash
The relentless playful Retriever breeds help train your dog to read and to perform Play signals - which is essential to avoid dog fights

Retriever training and breed insight
How about meeting a boisterous toy breed dog like the Chihuahua?
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Photographer Pete Bellis on Unsplash
A tiny but usually bold dog like say the Chihuahua offers the unique experience for your dog to learn to have respect of an animal that can run right through under your dog's legs

Chihuahua training and breed insight
Does your dog meet a Poodle?
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The confident yet goofy Poodle breeds vary enormously in size and add a new chapter to socializing your dog: Poodles allow your dog to learn the "edges" of play behavior and to develop the dog's own confidence

Poodle training and breed insight
And what about the great Great Dane? Does your dog meet one of them?
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Photographer Valerie Elash on Unsplash
Any Shepherd but a King Shepherd feels intimidated by the size and nonchalance of the Great Dane: A very worthwhile part of comprehensive dog-dog socialization of a GSD and any other breed

Great Dane training and breed insight
Can your dog socialize with a Doberman?
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Photographer Jen B on Unsplash
The dominant, sharp, and hardheaded Doberman knows how to command respect, and this will teach any dog a valuable socialization lesson too

Doberman training and breed insight
Does your dog meet a Boxer?
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Photographer Don Agnello on Unsplash
The energetic if not rambunctious, astute and strongminded yet playful Boxer offers the rare opportunity to practice maintaining posture and tranquility while being challenged continuously

Boxer training and breed insight
How about the chance for your dog to socialize with a Pitbull?
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Photographer Leio McLaren on Unsplash
Vigilant, resilient, strong-minded, and enduring - these Pitbull characteristics add dimension to comprehensive dog-dog socialization

Pitbull training and breed insight
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