Information on the German Shorthair Pointer breed. Plus more.

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Living with a German Shorthaired Pointer Misc.

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 only about the pet insurance but yourself as well.  Sometimes the difference between having pet […]

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German Shorthair Pointers Misc.

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 same functions for dogs as it does for people although the structure of a dog’s […]

German Shorthair Pointers Living with a German Shorthaired Pointer Misc.

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 of love and patience.  If all humans had a heart like hers, what a wonderful […]

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German Shorthair Pointers Training Training Tips

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 included IBS, hives, destruction, uncontrollable licking the air, etc. These are just a few pictures […]

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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 simpler, because you can base some of your gifts around their love for their furry […]