It is traditionally believed that the Doberman is an aggressive and dangerous dog that should be bred as a pet only after serious thought. Especially if you have a family. However, this is not quite true. The thing is that over the past few decades there have been many dishonest breeders who do not monitor the quality of their population. In addition, there is widespread free crossbreeding and improper upbringing.
However, if you buy a dog in a trusted kennel, she has a good pedigree, you took responsibility for choosing a puppy and raise him correctly, this will be a great friend for the whole family. A dog of the Doberman breed within his family is distinguished by great friendliness, openness and trust in the owners. Continue reading
Good day to all.
I really want to warn you and, perhaps, protect you from the mistake that I once made when buying a puppy. I’ll tell you all about Dobermans.
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So what do you know about dog breeders? Many of you have seen gorgeous, powerful representatives of the Doberman breed. “The muzzle is black and tan. Like fire, my eyes are burning. I fell in love with the Doberman many years ago” … actually, my story began, having fallen in love with this breed, I realized that I would have this particular dog. Knowing nothing, understanding nothing in this area, I studied literature, watched a training video, talked with dog handlers from all over Russia. And then the time came X. I chose a breeder, litter and puppy. I still remember that raging hurricane of emotions in me when I went after him. Continue reading
An unpleasant precipitate remained after reading the article “His Majesty the Doberman” is a thing of the past “(Zooprays No. 14). We, Dobermanists, were struck by a one-sided look at the breed. Everyone has the right to their opinion on the breed, but we will express our own, based on the facts .
Doberman ….. What image appears before your eyes? The breeds will answer that this is a powerful but elegant dog with a balanced psyche. People far from the breed will present the image of a dog with a light skeleton, frantically running and barking at passers-by. It was this image that was in the minds of many people who were far from breed, with whom I had occasion to communicate at exhibitions and in life. It was they who were pleasantly amazed when they saw calm, balanced dogs in the ring, on the street, in the house, with a beautiful powerful bone, but who did not lose their Doberman’s grace!
The breed has changed a lot over the past 15 years thanks to the talents of our Russian breeders, the importation of new non-native producers.
The psyche and exterior of the Doberman has changed dramatically due to the influx of imported blood, which, according to M. Slobodyanik, “does not improve, but only worsens the breed.” Now the pedigrees of our dogs mostly consist of Italian-Dutch blood. Continue reading