Category Archives: German Shorthair Pointers

Information on the German Shorthair Pointer breed. Plus more.

Whether To Buy Pet Insurance or Not

I get many emails from new GSP owners asking whether or not they should buy pet insurance. Pet insurance is a personal choice that should be made after researching the subject well.  There are many questions you should ask not … Continue reading

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How Much Sleep Does Your Dog Need?

How Much Sleep Does Your Dog Need? The average human adult needs seven to nine hours of sleep, but what about dogs? Sleep is as important for your canine companion as it is for you. Sleep performs many of the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Simba; My Promise

Today, Simba, my best friend turns 11. She has been by my side every second my life’s greatest and the worst moments since she entered it. Always loving me unconditionally. It doesn’t matter my mood, she is always there full … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Separation Anxiety and Boredom Buster

A Dog’s Separation Anxiety and Boredom Buster Simba and I have written many times about the separation anxiety that Simba suffers especially when she was younger and Gypsy’s boredom issues.  Simba has exhibited separation anxiety through numerous different symptoms.  These … Continue reading

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Train Dog Not To Pull

Train Dog Not To Pull You know those dogs that pull hard, all the time no matter what lead or technique is used to train her to slow down.  Meet my sister, Gypsy.  She has actually pulled my mum off … Continue reading

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Blaming The Wrong Dog

Blaming The Wrong Dog Mum has been finding destruction in the house when she gets home from work.  However, she is blaming the wrong dog, me!  My sister, Gypsy, is real good at being sneaky.  Mum never sees her digging … Continue reading

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Home For The Howl-idays: A Gift Giving Guide For Dog Lovers

Home for the Howl-idays: A Gift Giving Guide for Dog Lovers When the holidays are fast approaching, it can be difficult to find gifts that your loved ones will like. For those with pets, gift giving can be a little … Continue reading

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My German Shorthair Pointer Brings Me A Gift

My German Shorthair Pointer Brings Me A Gift A noise in the middle of the night awakens me from a deep sleep.  Simba, my first German Shorthair Pointer, is still asleep with her heard on the pillow next to me.  … Continue reading

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Well Adjusted Dogs

Well Adjusted Dogs As you know, mum, Gypsy and I moved to a new state.  We drove for hours and stayed in an apartment for one month until our new home was finished.  We finally moved into our new home … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Purpose-Review

A Dog’s Purpose Review My son bought me the novel “A Dog’s Purpose” by W. Bruce Cameron from Amazon for my birthday.  I am almost at a loss for words in trying to describe this novel.  The first word that comes … Continue reading

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