How easy to train are German Shorthaired Pointer?
That is my dream dog. I think they are extremely cute and I heard they are very intelligent. Is it a good dog or is their intelligence a myth? I want a working dog that is a quick learner and would be good as a working dog. Please anwer. Thanks I know all dogs are intelligent but I mean that some dogs are stubborner then others
Asked By: Mariah - 9/27/2010
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German Shorthairs are very intelligent. They are highly trainable, however they are a very active breed. They need a job and lots of exercise. Our GSP's also have their AKC CGC certificates.
Answered By: Great Dane Lover - 9/27/2010
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Every dog is intelligent! They're active, and BECAUSE they're intelligent, they can get destructive EASILY. If you want a working dog, you must train it to be one without short cuts.
Answered By: Piper- Kill 'Em With Kindness - 9/27/2010
My childhood dog was a German Shepard pointer mix-he was a real sweet medium sized dog. He loved people but hated small animals-I remember waking up and going out into the yard and seeing a number of dead opposums, squirrels, birds, etc, on a number of occasions... More
Answered By: Vanessa - 9/27/2010
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