Pets & Animals 

My German Shepherd is Trying to KILL my German Shepherd Puppy – Dog Training Advice

In this video I address a viewer whose older German Shepherd is trying to kill his new German Shepherd puppy. This is either the older dog just being dominantly playful -which is totally ok and somewhat normal... OR... it's a ticking timeBOMB... Check my answer in the video. If you'd like to learn to be a dog trainer, check my online dog trainer program here: Watch my complete online dog training lessons here: Buy my favorite dog gear here: #germanshepherd #dogaggression #germanshepherdpuppy
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German Shepherd ATTACKS Small Dogs – Dog Training Tips

In this Q&A I address a viewer whose German Shepherd is attacking small dogs. The dog has done it before and still does it. Needless to say, this is a people problem and I address it very bluntly in this video. No punches pulled. This is really stupid and needs to be addressed. Check my online course for dog trainers: My online dog training video lessons: I love Visionary Dog Food and feed it to my dogs: Buy my gear: #germanshepherd #dogtraining #dogattack
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Breeding the Best German Shepherds with Johannes Grewe and Avi Cohen – EP 102

If you want to know about German Shepherds, you want to talk to an expert. In Germany this is called a Körmeister. This person is an authority on breeding. Johannes Grewe is a Körmeister and Avi and I ask some tough questions on the topic of showline and working line German Shepherds. The questions of what makes for a good German Shepherd and what dogs should we be breeding is always at the top of everyone's list. Talking with Johannes is talking to one of the foremost experts on the breed. Johannes has bred, trained, judged and lived with German…
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German Shepherd Acting Aggressive on Leash

Cora is acting aggressive and reactive to almost every dog that walks by her and it's upsetting other parents as well as other people. In this lesson, we evaluate what is causing the behavior and what we can do. The owners tried using a "no-pull" harness - wonder if that will work?! This short video will give you the basics to understanding how my method shows a clear picture to both the dog and her owners. The full version of this lesson is available in my member section at: Training aggressive and reactive dogs take a clear understanding and communication.…
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German Shepherd Genetics with Avi Cohen, Steve Stoops, Pierre Wahlström, Johannes Grewe

This is an amazing podcast with tons of information about genetics in dogs, particularly the genetics of German Shepherds. Avi is back from his trip visiting Steve "Zane" Stoops and we have a blast talking about that, but the great information starts when we listen to and dissect the information from some of the worlds top German Shepherd experts: Pierre Wahlström, Johannes Grewe and Steve Stoops. If you love German Shepherds, working dogs, IPO / Schutzhund / IGP, or anything else related to dogs, you're gonna LOVE this episode. #germanshepherd #gsd #doggenetics Visit us for Dog Training, Pet Sitting, Pet…
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Finding the Best German Shepherd Puppy for Schutzhund IPO IGP

How can you find the best German Shepherd for protection sports? Well, Avi is back and takes us on his recent journey to Europe to get his new puppy. If you're thinking about getting into a protection dog sport or thinking about getting a German Shepherd puppy take a look at this podcast. There's so much great info to learn from. We talk about what he looked for and how he found his puppy as well as the people along the way. What are the best and most important things a German Shepherd should possess to be a good dog…
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IPO IGP Newcomer Oscar Mora Making Waves

Oscar isn't technically a "newcomer," but at 10 years or so in the game, he's making a name for himself among the legends. Oscar has competed in Schutzhund / IPO / IGP and over the past few years has made quite a name for himself. He is the two-time Southwest Regional IPO Champion. He's also an accomplished trainer in other bite sports as well as in the pet dog world. He's a very versatile handler, trainer, decoy, and dog lover! More important than that, Oscar is a good guy that I met 10+ years ago. I knew I liked him…
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German Shepherd Breeders – The Good the BAD and the UGLY – Avi Cohen

The truth about breeders can save you a lot of heartaches when it comes to getting a puppy. Too many people won't tell you the truth about breeders, but in this chat, with Avi, we get to the point of what to look out for when getting a puppy, what to look for in a breeder and what to avoid. You may love me or hate me, but I'm gonna tell you the truth... and so will Avi! People get their hearts broken when buying puppies all the time. Getting a poorly bred or unhealthy puppy can be one of…
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How to Pick the Best PUPPY for Protection Sports – Podcast Clip from 75

If you want to get the best dog for IPO, IGP, Schutzhund, or any protection dog sport, you'll need to start with the best puppy. BUT, how will you know the best puppy when you see him or her? What should you look for? What are the signs that the 8-week puppy you see will be the next champion? That is the question I asked Avi Cohen, who gives an amazing insight. This clip is from episode 75 - if you'd like to see the full episode, click here: Visit us here for Dog Training, Dog Behavior Guides, Dog Grooming…
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Competing and Judging IPO / Schutzhund at the Highest Level

Frank was introduced to me by Avi Cohen... and Avi said, "You gotta meet this guy, you're gonna love him!" And Avi was right. I think you'll LOVE this podcast. Frank is a great competitor, dog lover, dog trainer, and judge par excellence. He has competed and trained in IPO for more than 25 years and has stood on the national and world podiums. Some of his accomplishments include: COMPETING: 2009 FCI World Team Member 2016 Canadian National Champion 2016 USCA GSD Nationals Vice Champion 2017 FCI Vice World Champion 2017 WUSV World Team Member (USA-3) 2017 USCA GSD Nationals…
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