The Doberman breed has the main types 3: working type (West European or German working lines), European type of show (European show with working capacity) and American type (American show, no working capacity). I cover this topic in more detail in my original article, Working Doberman vs. Doberman Show, In this article I want to discuss the Doberman breeding philosophy and how it affects you as a potential Doberman owner.
Doberman works in tribal philosophy.
What is a working doberman? Working dogs, as a rule, have a natural ability (desire) to perform certain tasks. The work of the Doberman is to protect the owner and his family.
All working dog breeds retain some characteristics characteristic of the breed, but only those that are specially bred for this purpose will act in real situations. Continue reading
KSU official program
KS is a classic international test and competition program for guard and guard dogs. The history of the COP has more than 70 years.
It is applied in nature and is designed to provide guard dogs to departments, troops, security agencies and individuals who need such a dog.
OS is an admission to the “Working Class” at exhibitions at the national level (CAC rank) in accordance with the Regulation on the admission procedure to the “Working Class” of KSU.
Competitions: regional and national (CAST).
On guard duty, check the skills:
– the behavior of the dog at the post, its relation to the “front” and “rear” (checked in the complex);
– range of barking, barking activity, fasting and dog voice (check at the same time);
– the attitude of the dog to the planted OR put on the post feed (check in the complex);
– attitude to the shot. Continue reading
An attentive owner inspects the dog’s paws after each walk, combining this with wiping or washing. This allows you to quickly detect small cuts and punctures (in which, sometimes, small glass fragments remain), traces of fuel oil and similar substances that can lead to poisoning if the dog licks them, as well as broken claws.
To protect Doberman paws from the negative effects of gravel, asphalt, sand, ice, snow, salt, chemical treatment of roads and uneven hard surfaces, special protective creams for paw pads should be used. Such creams also contribute to the healing of cracks and abrasions, and have a protective and moisturizing effect.
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