Doberman
ORIGIN Dobermans were bred in Germany, on the territory of Thuringia in the second half of the 19th century. The breed is named after its founder, Frederick Karl L. Dobermann,…

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Species of Dobermans and similar breeds
It is important to know what distinguishes two types of Dobermans - American and European. But here the views of dog breeders diverge, as some believe that the difference between…

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DOBERMAN - ALL ABOUT FAVORITE BREED
How it all started Hmm ... I don’t even know where to start. I wrote and laughed out loud. It would be trivial and wrong to write right away that…

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How to handle a dominant dog?

Many people, including experienced trainers, misunderstand the essence of the problem of dominance in dogs. They believe that dominance can only be suppressed by force. Just crush the dog and end it! here is a common approach to the problem. In most cases, this approach is incorrect. In addition, many believe that dominance is a problem only in dogs of large breeds and are mistaken. For example, a large dog is able to send you to the hospital, the small of your child. Dominance in all its manifestations must be fought, and if the dominant dog cannot be completely subordinated, then it must be controlled no matter what size the dog is.

Doberman on the sleeve, photo dog training photo
Doberman. Grip on the sleeve. © Photo by Julia Boldinova
Dogs are pack animals, and the best way to learn more about dominance is to study pack behavior. For this, the study of the behavior of dominant individuals in wolf packs should be used first of all. In a wolf pack there is always a dominant pair of animals, which, without entering into direct confrontation with the rest of the pack, maintains a leading position exclusively with the help of various skillful tricks. The main role in maintaining a dominant position in the pack is played, in particular, by body position and posture. Continue reading

Comparison of dogs by quality
Often, dog breeders compare dogs of different breeds with each other. They give such criteria: who is stronger and who is smarter. By general characteristics, the Doberman is undoubtedly a…

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Comparison of dogs by quality
Often, dog breeders compare dogs of different breeds with each other. They give such criteria: who is stronger and who is smarter. By general characteristics, the Doberman is undoubtedly a…

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Doberman: power and elegance
Doberman is the only dog ​​breed named after its founder, not a professional dog handler, but a talented self-taught resident of the German city of Apold, Friedrich Luis Dobermann. This…

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Doberman. Facts and myths about this breed
Many myths exist around Dobermans about his hysteria and immense anger. And it remains surprising why with all this in all countries fans of this breed are only added. Doberman…

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