German Shepherd Golden Retriever Mix
Welcome to the dog advisory council a trusted resource for dog owners and enthusiasts today we will be talking about the german shepherd and the golden retriever mix a blend of the two most popular dog breeds a german shepherd and a golden retriever.
A golden shepherd as a family-oriented dog that has the intelligence and energy level of a german shepherd and the social skills and love of a golden retriever a german shepherd golden retriever mix says the best of both breeds growing to be about 20 to 27 inches tall and 60 to 85 pounds of weight this.
Beautiful dog breed tends to live about 10 to 14 years depending on genetic and day-to-day health often seen with a tan or gold coat color and featuring ears tails and muzzles in a tan or black this distinctive dog is a common favorite of modern families their double coats can be either coarse or smooth and they have long.
Multi-layered fur that often comes in multiple colors one of the most interesting details about a golden retriever and german shepherd mix is that there are all sorts of variations that you can expect in their coat color as well as even combinations between the breed colors and patterns each puppy is distinct and a subtle.
Blend of their family line making them fascinating to those who enjoy color and genetic blends generally your golden shepherd has long smooth and dense fur that is a blend of their parents colors and marking you'll want to check their parents to make sure that you like their colorings for this reason.
Typically their coats will be either tan cream or beige black or even blue while their coats can be a solid color many often fluctuate between all of these hues in varying levels of their coats since their fur tends to be medium length at the shortest and their double coats will shed a lot especially in the.
Spring and fall you'll find these dogs to be medium to heavy shedders another fascinating fact about the appearance of these distinctive dogs is that their ears can either fold down or stand up since it depends on which parents genetics are strongest it will vary from pup to pup.
It can make for an adorably big eared puppy too most golden shepherds are especially energetic dogs they love to be moving from dawn until dusk and will want to be your very best friend and keep you company in everything that you do golden shepherds are also especially.
Loyal and protective they make great watch dogs and will keep a close eye on your other pets your kids and household members to make sure that no one is getting into trouble or under threat they don't tend to be very noisy dogs all in all though they will alert their favorite human if someone new and.
Strange is coming up to the house or to the family because these dogs love you so very much you'll find that they are incredibly social this means that they'll follow you or a household member everywhere possible and it also means they'll need a lot of one-on-one time too.
They are needy and won't be happy unless they are right as close as they can get to you on that note golden shepherds are prone to separation anxiety when left alone for more than a few hours this makes it challenging for those busy families with a lot of after school and other life commitments that don't.
Include your dog since they have so much german shepherd in them these sweet dogs tend to be popular for those who live especially active lives particularly those who are outdoor fanatics golden shepherds absolutely adore being outside especially when it is winter and they can play in the snow.
For those families that love to camp hike and explore the world around them a golden shepherd will be with you every step of the way and loving it another feature of these dogs that you'll love is that they tend to be really easy to train this can include the basic puppy training with go pee stay and more but.
Also advanced training that you see with a lot of dog training contests golden shepherds are very intelligent and combined with their loving personalities love to please their favorite humans through advanced commands and training as you may already know the larger the dog breed the shorter its lifespan.
This is simply because larger dogs have more health issues with their bones than smaller dogs while this mixed dog breed is still relatively new when it comes to statistics you can expect your dog to live between 10 and 14 years as far as a cause of death is concerned golden shepherds tend to die mostly of.
Cancer or complications related to their breed specific health risks as you will learn the more you prioritize your dog's health from the first year and up the longer they will be able to be your family dog this mixed dog breed makes a wonderful family dog mostly because both parent breeds are thought to be especially.
Great family dogs these dogs are great with kids other animals and are sure to blend in with the modern family in their indoor and outdoor activities golden shepherds are loyal protective and sociable since they love humans they'll enjoy being playmates for children of all ages.
And even other animals however your dog will also keep a close eye on your children and make sure they are safe from threats of all kinds which can be a relief for parents thanks to their golden retriever roots these dogs are great with strangers adjusting their reactions to your needs while they will alert you to new people.
Coming up your driveway or those who are coming towards your household members they'll look to you for direction if you show them that they aren't threats then your dog will be the picture-perfect dog that will be friendly and welcoming to the newcomers if you are wary or uncomfortable they'll act the part of the guard dog and warn.
Them away while you get to safety a true helping hand for those who love the extra support if you enjoy camping or hiking and your kids love playing in the snow in the backyard this dog will fit right in they'll explore everywhere with you and will fit in with any situation for this reason they tend to be great.
Dogs to travel with while they are especially wonderful family dogs as noted you'll want to be careful with training and socialization this is especially so when it comes to other dogs or household pets the german shepherd in their heritage can sometimes make them protective and territorial and often can come out in.
Aggressive behaviors towards other pets however as long as they are carefully socialized with other pets both in the household as well as around the neighborhood they get along well with other animals if you want to learn how to take care and train a german shepherd golden retriever mix dog click the link in the.
Description below if the information in this video was useful please like it and don't forget to subscribe you