10 Cool German Shepherd facts

Do you know the breed originated in German and was bred as sheepdog eventually became a reason behind its naming and it was named Deutscher Schäferhund by von Stephanitz, literally translating to “German Shepherd Dog”.

USA President John F. Kennedy fond of pet dog & had a lovely pet German Shepherd Dog named Clipper.

Do you heard about the most famous German Shepherd Dog Rin Tin Tin who was an international star in motion pictures.

German Shepherds are very intelligent and often used as police, guard, and search and rescue dogs. They have the ability to quickly learn various tasks and interpret instructions better than other breeds.

According to the Australian report (1999), German Shepherd is the third breed which most likely to attack a person in Australia.

As per National Geographic Channel television show, the bite of a German Shepherd has a force of over 1,060 newtons as compared to a human, of approximately 380 newtons.

Do you know that when formal guide dog training began in Switzerland in the 1920s under the leadership of Dorothy Eustis, all of the dogs trained were German Shepherd females.

German Shepherd, Zuyaqui, is regarded to be the dog who has captured the most drugs in Mexican police and military history.

Adolf Hitler also used to love German Shepherd breed and in 1921 during his years of poverty, he had a German Shepherd named “Prinz”.

A German Shepherd named Inspector Rex is the star of an Austrian Police procedural drama program of the same name, which won many awards, where German Shepherd Rex assists the Vienna Kriminalpolizei homicide unit.

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