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I Have a German Shepherd

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    I have to say, never thought an animal would

    actually feel like companion but he does. I encourage anyone feeling down or alone to get a pet. Hard work to maintain one but well worth it! My 6month old GSD Spike!
    jag08 jag08 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 22, 2014

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    drs0307 drs0307 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2014

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    Stepping On Toes

    With online chat we sometimes seem to crush toes (metaphorically speaking) of the other person on the receiving end of our "typing chatter." Keeping an open mind and allowing another person in the inner circle comes with the chance that they will inflict an unexpected small pain...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 1, 2011

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    Bop2012 Bop2012 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    My Roxy Girl

    Hello there! Last month we had to let our Roxy girl go off to Rainbow Bridge. She was a 14 years old GSD; she was Queen Bee of the house and is sorely missed. Like many older GSD's she suffered from Athritis, especially around her back end. No one could have ever prepared us...
    PeggySue08 PeggySue08 22-25 1 Response Feb 23, 2013

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    Lead With Your Heart

      This breed of dog without doubt, is one that wants nothing more than to please the person or family they live with. Large and gangly when they are puppies they grow into an elegant and confident dog. With the desire to be of service if they are given a job they excel. Offering...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 2, 2011

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    I Own a German Shepherd

    I own a German Shepherd. His name is Chopper. He was a gift for my 29th birthday from my boyfriend. I got him when he was 6 weeks old. He is 10 months old. I've always wanted to try my hand at raising a dog on my own. I read books on how to raise German Shepherds(they really...
    Destiny79 Destiny79 26-30 1 Response Jan 14, 2009

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    I am curious to hear others opinion about this

    topic. When we set out to look for a dog to add to our family dynamic, I knew a rescue was what I was looking for. I filled out applications with many different rescues. I noticed the follow up phone calls with these rescues were very rigorous. One rescue in-particular, told...
    ljh16 ljh16 22-25, F Jun 12, 2014

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    Toshio

    I had him since he was s puppy .... after my parents got a divorce and i moved out my friend said she thought i was lonely alone so she got me a puppy german Shepard who we called Toshio ..... He stops me going insane. lol
    Dai200 Dai200 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 31, 2012

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    I Love My Dog Hiro

    I have a 2 year old German Shepherd called Hiro, we got him from a dog rescue center when he was 6 months, someone had abandoned him and he was found in a field. It was love at first sit for me and Hiro. We went to dog center to look at another dog, a rottweiler called Izzy, she...
    misshideaway misshideaway 22-25, F Dec 29, 2011

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    Mmmmm What A Lovely Dog!

    My life has been blessed with four German Shepherds, three white and one black that have been a part of my life for the last 15 years. They came from shelters and were various ages when they came to live with me and my ex. They were sweetness and light wrapped in fur that only...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 10, 2011

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    Harley

    Harley is my German shepherd. He is also my seeing eye dog. I live him so much. He opens doors for me , he lets me know when something is in my way, he barks lightly if I'm going to to step in something. He is a all around good dog. I think of him more as my guardian angle...
    ChattyTara ChattyTara 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2013

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    GSD Lover

    I have three GSD babies and I am proud to say I have raise them since they were weeks of age. I have been reading and did research regarding them and now I am quiet confident to say , Yes I can assist people around. In last only words I can say is they are my love , my happiness...
    candymalik candymalik 26-30 1 Response Aug 21, 2013

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    My Sweet Baby

    I have the most amazing dog in the world. She is a german shepherd.  She is adorable and I am so glad that she chose me to be her person.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 25, 2013

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    Help! Haha I have a long haired German shepherd

    male. His name is Grizzly and he's a little over a year old. But he has really bad separation anxiety. He is attached at the hip to my father and if he's gone he's attached to me. The big problem is leavin him alone without putting him in a crate. He's a big boy haha almost 90...
    Bop2012 Bop2012 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    We've got a gsd puppy,

    who is such an amazing and adorable god's creation. Love her to the bits.
    carryco carryco 26-30, F Oct 30, 2014

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