Training a Puppy to come when called

Training a Puppy to come when called seems easy if we realize how associations in dog training really happen. Puppy training the recall. Making an association of calling the name and follow with the treat. Initially, the trainer makes sure the puppy will take the treat. If the puppy is NOT interested in the treat- it will be impossible to make an association between the name and a treat being… continue reading

Solving Puppy Biting Problem

I know there are a lot of Puppy owners out there that struggle with solving puppy biting problem! Unfortunately, they can’t solve it- because they have been given wrong advise. Most puppies have to bite on something. There  teeth might be about to change, or in general, they are just bored. Now it comes to our attention that there really are people out there that give the advise to “distract”… continue reading

Leash Training German Shepherd Puppy

Leash Training does not have to be a hassle if it is started early on in a puppy’s life. Before we attach a leash to the dog, it is highly recommended that he has been properly introduced to wearing a collar that fits fairly snug. Putting the collar on and taking it off should be practiced as much as possible. The procedure should be wisely trained. Do not leave any collar on while… continue reading

When should I start training my dog

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When should I start training my dog Training a dog should start as early as possible. As soon as a young puppy  has the focus to follow movement and is skilled to take a treat from your hand, you should start the Teaching Phase! Teaching means to make him understand which behaviors are worth while doing and which ones are NOT. The behaviors we do want him to do are positively… continue reading

How to pick a puppy

how to pick a puppy

How to pick a puppy is a very challenging subject. Since this is a question that puppy buyer repeatedly ask, I will try to give some input by writing this article about how you may select the best puppy for your life situation and circumstances. Color:  Within the German Shepherd breeding we do have a choice of color, if you have a preference. They come in Sable (black or red), black and tan, black and… continue reading

New Puppy Checklist

  New Puppy Checklist – Zauberberg Have a new puppy on the way? Wondering what you will need before you get your puppy? Here is a New Puppy Checklist on some of the necessities you will need, or want to consider getting to make your experience as pleasant as possible! Dog Food and Dishes A German Shepherd Puppy”s  nutrition is very different compared to an adult German Shepherd. The Puppy… continue reading

Buying a German Shepherd Puppy in Tucson Arizona

Buying a German Shepherd Puppy in Tucson Arizona Buying a German Shepherd Puppy in Tucson Arizona, or Puppy of any breed, is a major decision that will influence your life for the next 10-15 years. If the decision about buying a German Shepherd Puppy in Tucson Arizona is thought through thoroughly, and all research about the German Shepherd breeders in Tucson Arizona has been done, you will hopefully decide on trusting… continue reading