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Doberman is an excellent service dog and the health and good performance of the dog’s duties depends on its proper feeding.
How to feed the Doberman and how to do it right? First of all, nutrition should be balanced.
Doberman feeding natural food
Meat products. Doberman’s favorite food is meat. The norm for an adult animal is 500-700 grams per day. However, if the dog is actively training, then up to a kilogram. It is better to give him raw lean beef, having previously doused it with boiling water. Its coarse and sinewy structure activates the gastrointestinal tract and helps strengthen the jaw.
It is better not to give pork, as it can cause prolonged diarrhea. Continue reading
Who should have a Doberman
Before you get a dog, you should understand why it is needed. Doberman is best for you if you want love, loyalty, respect and understanding from an animal. Doberman has another indisputable advantage – he is able to reliably protect the apartment from uninvited guests. Doberman will always be a reliable friend and protection for his master.
When buying a dog, consider how your relatives will relate to it. Those around must show maximum tolerance towards the animal.
It is worth immediately evaluating whether you will have enough time to care for the dog. A puppy, like a child, needs competent education. A young dog should walk at least four times a day, but an adult Doberman should not be left locked up all the time. Walking should take at least an hour a day. The dog should be started by people who adore spending a lot of time in the fresh air. Do not start a dog for those who have too little living space. The dog is better than other animals able to feel the mood of people and a negative situation will cause her aggression. Continue reading
General appearance and character.
A dog of the Doberman breed should be medium in size, muscular and strong physique, but not too massive. Thanks to the elegant lines of his body, proud and slender posture, temperamental behavior and decisive actions, he corresponds to the ideal idea of a dog with a normal anatomy. Doberman is usually friendly, peaceful, very attached to the family and loves children. Moderate temperament, moderate spite and moderate excitability are preferred. Along with obedience and hard work, the Doberman should pay attention to the presence of a protective and military instinct, courage and firmness of character. Of particular importance for the assessment is self-confidence and fearlessness while maintaining a sensitive attitude towards others.
Sizes and weight.
The following sizes for dogs of the Doberman breed are provided: height at the withers 68-72 cm for males, 63-68 cm for females. Medium size is desirable. The total length of the trunk, measured from the sternum to the tubercle of the ischium, is on average. 7 cm. Weight in males: about 40-45 kg. Females have about 32-35 kg. Continue reading