"New Russian" Doberman
Almost all dog breeds cultivated in the USSR over the past decades, today are changing their "face" improving type, exterior, behavior; In breeding, new producers are used, representatives of the…

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В гостях у питомника доберманов "Tahi-Reme"
At the request of the Doberman magazine, I asked several questions to the owner of the nursery, Erica Sokol. - A few words about Tahi and your family. - Tahitotfalu…

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"His Majesty Doberman" is a thing of the past
There is no such person who does not know the Doberman breed. So I know her. And I really wanted to share my thoughts, conclusions and observations with readers. I…

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problems with dominance

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

Friedrich Louis Doberman
"It is still unclear whether the removal of the Doberman is the result of ingenious selection, or is it pure coincidence." Ernst Wilking. The founder of the breed is Friedrich…

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Caring for an old Doberman
Make the life of your old Doberman as carefree as possible, while very little is required of you - sufficient quantity and quality of food, comfort, warmth and company. Vision.…

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Dog breed doberman
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.…

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Paw care
Paw care 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,…

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