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Midland, Michigan Police Department Welcomes New German Shepherd “Leo”

Midland, Michigan Police Department Welcomes New German Shepherd “Leo”

The Midland Police Department in Michigan announced on September 12 2020 that their newest K9 member is named Leo. The two-year-old German shepherd was given his name through a community naming contest called “Name the K9.” According to MLive, Midland Police Chief

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K9 German Shepherd “Boss” Retires from Service in Ardmore, Oklahoma

K9 German Shepherd “Boss” Retires from Service in Ardmore, Oklahoma

Boss, a K9 German shepherd with the Ardmore Police Department in Oklahoma, is retiring after four years of service. He is expected to complete his service toward the end of September 2020. For the last 28 dog years, Boss has been working

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Sydney Scientists Sequence German Shepherd’s Entire Genome

Sydney Scientists Sequence German Shepherd’s Entire Genome

Australian researchers at the University of New South Wales just released a groundbreaking report detailing a German shepherd’s entire genetic code. Study authors are hopeful this data could improve the breed’s quality of life and prevent common genetic mutations. After preliminary scans

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Did a German Shepherd Dog Test Positive for Coronavirus COVID-19?

Did a German Shepherd Dog Test Positive for Coronavirus COVID-19?

Yes, but there is no evidence dogs can be infected with Coronavirus. The dog’s owner likely sneezed on him. The positive test result was announced on March 19, 2020 via a Press Release issued by the Hong Kong Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation

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How To Deshed a Siberian Husky

How To Deshed a Siberian Husky

The best brush I have found for my German Shepherd is a Large Breed Furminator. Huskies have hair similar to the German Shepherd and they’re always shedding. Recently, I had the opportunity to deshed a Husky and I used my Furminator and

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Is Ivanka Trump’s New Dog “Winter” Part German Shepherd? Which Breed Is It?

Is Ivanka Trump's New Dog "Winter" Part German Shepherd? Which Breed Is It?

On July 21, 2019, Ivanka Trump announced that her daughter, Arabella, received a puppy for her 8th birthday. The puppy’s name is Winter. Image credit: From Ivanka’s Twitter announcement. Is “Winter” part German Shepherd? People online have speculated that Winter may be

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German Shepherd Plays With Home Security Camera, Goes Viral

German Shepherd Plays With Home Security Camera, Goes Viral

Sasha the German Shepherd Dog was apparently home alone and curiously checking out a security camera when she apparently triggered the camera’s motion detection. The camera then panned and, there was Sasha! Sasha’s owner posted the video on Facebook to a German

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With Pot Legalization, Old K9s Face High Unemployment

With Pot Legalization, Old K9s Face High Unemployment

As recreational marijuana slowly becomes legal across North America, many police departments are forced to make tough decisions with their K9 units. The major issue cops now face is whether to train drug-sniffing dogs to detect the scent of marijuana. In many

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Mustache Snapchat Dog Filter and How To Use It

Mustache Snapchat Dog Filter and How To Use It

In February 2019 Snapchat rolled out a new dog filter which adds a big mustache to your canine. Here’s how to use it: Open snapchat and find the “mustache” dog filter Get your dog to hold still and point your phone at

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Big Eye Snapchat Dog Filter and How To Use It

Big Eye Snapchat Dog Filter and How To Use It

Take a look at the latest Snapchat Dog filter, the big eye filter, on our German Shepherd, Aura: How To get the Big Eye Dog Filter Open snapchat and find the “big eye” filter Get your dog to hold still and point

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