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English Shepherds: the most honest advice you'll ever find about English Shepherd puppies and adult dogs. Traits, characteristics, temperament, personality, behavior, buying, adopting, training, feeding, and health care.

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English Shepherd Dogs...
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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2013



English Shepherd Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

English Shepherd FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of English Shepherds.


Training English Shepherds

I'll show you how to teach your English Shepherd puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

English Shepherd Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for English Shepherd health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting an English Shepherd

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your English Shepherd from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating English Shepherd puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.