2015 Ingolstadt German Shepherd Show Recap

2015 Landesgruppen-Zuchtschau/ Bayern-Süd Ingolstadt Sunday's show was a great one to watch in Inglostadt, home of the Audi. Although the temperature was a boiling 92 degrees, the crowds turned out to watch the beautiful German shepherd breed strut its stuff around the ring. I would say the dogs looked great considering the high temperatures. [...]

2015 Ingolstadt German Shepherd Show Recap2019-08-29T11:40:18+00:00

What is Schutzhund?

What is Schutzhund? The Germans call it "hundesport", dog sport. For generations, people from Europe and North America have been drawn into this unique idea of participating in an active sport with a dog. Schutzhund offers this in a way that no other sport can. It is outdoors. It is physical. It is mental. The [...]

What is Schutzhund?2019-08-29T11:40:18+00:00

The German Shepherd Dog SV Ratings Explained

If it ain’t broke don’t fix it. Leave well enough alone. Say something like this to a German and be prepared to be confronted with a cross-eyed, glazed over stare. Germans are known world-wide for their excellent standards and steady journey to perfectionism as seen in the manufacturing of autos and many other industries, including [...]

The German Shepherd Dog SV Ratings Explained2019-08-29T11:40:18+00:00

A Beautiful Sight: Amberg, Germany

Amberg, Germany Growing up in Amberg, Germany, Bavaria, I was always around such beautiful sights. Being back here has brought back such great memories. There is so much to see and a rich history around every corner. I just passed the field the other day where I used to watch my grandfather work his German [...]

A Beautiful Sight: Amberg, Germany2019-08-29T11:40:18+00:00