Doberman – a dog that conquers the hearts of fans of the breed with its beauty, intelligence and unique character. The heartbeats with admiration when you observe the movements of the Doberman. Short glossy coat shimmers in the sun. Under the thin, tight-fitting skin, strong muscles play. And how interesting and exciting Dobermany rings are when these graceful animals freeze in flying stances, disputing prizes and champion titles.
Dobermannists can talk about the beauty of their dogs for hours. But no matter how beautiful the exterior of the Doberman, it gained worldwide fame thanks to its unique character and universal working qualities.
1. Universal work dog
Indestructible energy, a desire to be useful to a person, endurance, speed and agility made the Doberman a versatile working dog.
During the years of World War II, Dobermans were highly respected military dogs of the US Marine Corps. For loyalty and courage, they were awarded the title “Semper Fidelis” – “Always Faithful.” The Marines considered the Dobermans to be indispensable in carrying out certain special tasks. They were prepared for reconnaissance, message delivery, guard service, mine detection and cave surveys. Continue reading