How to introduce my dog to the cat

Sylvia B. asked: How should I introduce my dog to the cat? Dear Silvia, As with all animal to animal introduction, it is most important to be absolutely safe. A good way is to put the cat in a wire crate where they can’t physically interact. The are “introduced”. Now you can observe how they act toward each other without taking a chance of chasing- and perhaps hurting each other.… continue reading

Update Zauberberg Puppy

This update about a Zauberberg puppy just reached us from Steven I. in Tucson:   Hi Andreas. The black German shepherd we got from you is really amazing. He’s huge – he’s over 75 pounds and only six months old. His paws are massive, he looks like a bear. He also has a great temperament. We are thinking of having him neutered but are wondering if maybe we should hold… continue reading

Nadja vom Zauberberg update

Sable German Shepherd vom Zauberberg

This message from Divya J: Hi Andreas, Hope all is well with you and your canines. Nadja is now 8.5 years old and super fit.Excellent energy levels and learning new things.Due to her 2-4 miles daily walks, she has built muscles on her trunk and feels solid. No more running, too hot in FL.She never is in the crate anymore either, so life is good.Not one day goes by without… continue reading

German Shepherd Breeder System

Michelle S. asked: What does H’Litter mean? Zauberberg Team answers: If you have ever bought a German Shepherd puppy from a German breeder, you might have wondered how they name their puppies. The German registration system with the German Shepherd breed club in Germany (Verein fuer Deutche Schaeferhunde, SV) requires breeders to operate by the following rule for their breeding kennel: After a German breeder has applied and was granted… continue reading

Jim and Trigger Zauberberg CGC

Hey Jim, The effort you have put into training your puppy vom Zauberberg is greatly appreciated! You made us extremely proud to see our offspring doing so well out in the world. It is a known fact that passing a certification like this requires a super stable temperament as well as intense training. Good luck in the future- and keep us posted please. Big congrats to your CGC at such… continue reading