German Australian Shepherd

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German Australian Shepherd

Overview

The German Australian Shepherd is a mix of Australian Shepherd and the German shepherd. The German Australian Shepherd is having some qualities of Australian Shepherd and some of the German shepherd with a distinctive appearance. With a medium to large build and an appealing look it has medium to large sizes. An outstanding mix of two shepherd breeds, both parent breeds are amazing and wonderful in temperamental qualities. These dogs always had seen nice behaving and doing good with children as well as the household pets. With an appealing look, it tends to be a photogenic and posed really excellently when shoot a photo. Not only most loyal but also are extremely caring, preventive, obedient and remarkably intelligent. They inherently have a good sense of scent as parent breeds have, which make them a nice scent dog that can do job of a sniffer dog beautifully. With a strong body of German Shepherd, it also have the strength, bravery, activeness, dauntless nature of GSDs. These dogs tend to be very loyal, dedicated and attached to the master and its family as well. It may give their lives in the course of their duty. As the both parent breeds are intelligent and easy to train and are capable to perform various important tasks and duties, therefore, these mix dogs are also intelligent and easy to train having some capabilities as parents have. It needs daily exercises and physical activities. It needs ordinary brushing in normal days, but special attention is demanded and daily brushing during shedding season. The weight of male German Australian Shepherd is 20 to 25 inches, and the female 20 to 23 inches tall at shoulders. The weight of male German Australian Shepherd is 65 to 80 while female’s weight is 45 to 75 pounds. The life expectancy of German Australian Shepherd dog is about 13-15 years.

A German Australian Shepherd is not only alert, intelligent, loyal, sociable and high energy dog, but also endearing, loving and friend of family while standoffish toward strangers.

They are very attached with family he belongs, and will protect family against any incoming threat, outstanding watch and guard dog.

German Australian Shepherd other Names

German Australian Shepherd also refers as:

German Shepherd/ Australian Shepherd Hybrid.

German shepherd Australian shepherd mix.

German Sheprador Mix History

The Garman Australian Shepherd as name suggested that it is cross between German Shepherd and Australian Shepherd. The purpose of its origination will have to own a dog with protective instinct, photogenic posture and outstanding sense of scent. The country of origin is not yet known, it will update later.

German Australian Shepherd Life Expectancy

The life expectancy of German Australian Shepherd dog is about 13-15 years.

German Australian Shepherd Appearance

With a medium to large build and an appealing look, its ears are high set on either sides of the head, triangular in shape and rather round at tip. The head of the breed is rightly proportioned to the body and forehead that is a bit rounded. The teeth meet in strong scissor bite, forelegs are muscular and shoulders and thighs are sturdy built and well ribbed. And the round shaped feet have hard soles. The smooth and short hairs are at head and a fair mane or frill is seen around neck. The coat of the breed is medium length while straight to rather wavy, with weather resisting quality, undercoat is of moderate length. The most common color of the coats are blue merle, black, red merle (liver), solid red with or without white markings or tan (copper) points. However, the colors of the fur are black, white, black & gray / black & brown, brown / golden/ pepper, light, merle / spotted / brindle / salt & speckled.

German Australian Shepherd Weight and Height

The weight of male German Australian Shepherd is 20 to 25 inches, and the female 20 to 23 inches tall at shoulders. The weight of male German Australian Shepherd is 65 to 80 while female’s weight is 45 to 75 pounds.

German Australian Shepherd Temperament

An outstanding mix of two shepherd breeds, both parent breeds are amazing and wonderful in temperamental qualities. These dogs always had seen nice behaving and doing good with children as well as the household pets. With an appealing look, it tends to be a photogenic and posed really excellently when shoot a photo. Not only most loyal but also are extremely caring, preventive, obedient and remarkably intelligent. They inherently have a good sense of scent as parent breeds have, which make them a nice scent dog that can do job of a sniffer dog beautifully. With a strong body of German Shepherd, it also have the strength, bravery, activeness, dauntless nature of GSDs. These dogs tend to be very loyal, dedicated and attached to the master and its family as well. It may give their lives in the course of their duty.

German Australian Shepherd with children and other pets

With inherent qualities, it will be good with children and other family’s household animals and pets at home. But early socialization is paramount. This daring and carefree dog is adventurous and will make an acceptable baby sitter for the home. It may tend nice toward kids even of too young ages, like to play with them. It can be wary of strangers. Moreover, it is bold and fearless, therefore; it can play a role of protector and guard dog.

German Australian Shepherd Care and Grooming

It may easy to groom in general, having an average and occasional brushing requirements, but in some certain situations, it would tend to shed heavily like German Shepherd and in those days, it will need extra care. It these days, it needs daily brushing in order to remove dead hairs from its coat and from your home. Remember, over bathing can irritate the skill of your dog. Teeth, ear and eyes should be cleaned regularly as convenience. You should trim the dog’s claws and ears on regular basis.

German Australian Shepherd Health Issues

The mix or hybrid dogs always have least health issues and seem vigorous and healthy. A German Australian shepherd mix may prone to Epilepsy, chronic eczema. There is nothing much known about all health issues of this mix breed; we are collecting information about health issues of German Australian Shepherd. Our study is yetnt completed, it will be updated later on.

German Australian Shepherd Training

As the both parent breeds are intelligent and easy to train and are capable to perform various important tasks and duties, therefore, these mix dogs are also intelligent and easy to train having some capabilities as parents have. These dogs would love to learn and know about new things if the trainer is capable of to handle such an intelligent dog. It needs a very potent, firm, consistent and gentle owner who can train this dog in right direction with great consistency, firmness and gentleness. These dogs are very energetic, keen learner and crave to accept the challenges of training.

German Australian Shepherd Exercise

These dogs are of larger sizes, therefore not fit for apartment livings, fairly active indoors and can do best with a large yard, at least. This active and energetic mix dog needs a series of activities, having some healthy and happy activities involving physical and mental stimulation. At least, it would like to have a daily long walk, run or jog. If required amount of daily exercises is not provided with these dogs, they become restless, annoying and destructive in manners and attitudes. Most shepherd dogs like to play Frisbee and brawl. These doggie sports will add a pleasant effect on the health of the dog. Remember, an under exercised dog will become destructive and such kind of dog are not manageable and hard to handle.

German Australian Shepherd Litter Size

The litter size is 6 to 7 puppies.

German Australian Shepherd Recognition

German Australian Shepherd is recognized as mix breed by:

American Canine Hybrid Club (ACHC).

Dog Registry of America, Inc. (DRA).

Interesting Facts About German Australian Shepherd

Some interesting facts about German Australian Shepherd (German Shepherd Australian Shepherd mix) are as under:

It is mix of two shepherds that are intelligent, fearless and bold.

It is easy to train, but can sometime stubborn if owner is meek.

The cross of intelligent, enduring and healthy and well known breeds will result a wonderful dog having gentleness and alertness with athletic qualities of German Shepherds.

Both parent breeds of German Australian Shepherd are loyal, intelligent and dedicated, you may rest assure that you have a superb pet as long as you have positive, purposeful and consistent training with obedience tricks.

German Australian Shepherd Good Names

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