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How to care for your German Shorthaired Pointer. Honest advice on caring for German Shorthaired Pointer puppies and adult dogs. Feeding, training, and health care.

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German Shorthaired Pointer dog breed

German Shorthaired Pointers...
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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2014



German Shorthaired Pointer 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.

German Shorthaired Pointer FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of German Shorthaired Pointers.


Training German Shorthaired Pointers

I'll show you how to teach your German Shorthaired Pointer 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.

German Shorthaired Pointer Health & Feeding

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

Buying or Adopting a German Shorthaired Pointer

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