German Shorthaired Pointer Training
German Shorthaired Pointers are active and friendly dogs that are great for people who like to be outdoors. They are smart and have lots of energy, which means they love to run around, swim, and play games like fetch. These dogs were originally bred to help hunters, so they are really good at following scents and finding things. They stay playful even when they get older and need plenty of exercise. If you’re someone who is active and spends a lot of time outside, a German Shorthaired Pointer could be the perfect dog for you. They are also loyal and make great family pets.
Are German Shorthaired Pointers Hard to Train?
German Shorthaired Pointers are known to be intelligent and eager to please, which typically makes them quite trainable. They respond well to positive reinforcement techniques such as treats, praise, and play. However, due to their high energy levels and intelligence, they require consistent, patient training and plenty of mental and physical exercise. If they’re not given enough activity or if training is not consistent, they can become bored and may develop unwanted behaviors. Early socialization and obedience training are recommended for this breed. The dog trainers at Michael’s Pack have plenty of experience working with German Shorthaired Pointer and have achieved great results in the past. If you are looking to train a German Shorthaired Pointer in your home, we can help.
Positive Reinforcement German Shorthaired Pointer Training
At Michael’s Pack, we believe that positive reinforcement training is the only way to properly train an animal and that negative reinforcement techniques only serve to harm the relationship between you and your dog. We strongly believe that “Communication is Key” and that the training process should strengthen the relationship between you and your pet by building mutual respect and trust. The results we have seen over the years prove that positive reinforcement methods are the only way to get long lasting results from training.
At Home German Shorthaired Pointer Training Services
At Michael’s Pack, we work with dogs and their owners to correct behavioral issues and build a strong, healthy relationship based on communication and mutual respect. The following are some of the services we offer to our New York and New Jersey clients. We are happy to address any specialized needs you may have. We are approved Canine Good Citizen Certification Evaluators by the American Kennel Club.
Contact Our German Shorthaired Pointer Trainers Today
Michael Schaier and the rest of the team at Michael’s Pack are committed to helping New Jersey and New York clients train their dogs in their home environment in a way that will create a healthy, happy bond with your pet.
Contact us today to schedule a consultation for in-home German Shorthaired Pointer training or for training classes at our New York dog training center located at 220 E Jericho Turnpike, Mineola, NY 11501.
For our New Jersey Clients, we offer at-home dog training services. We are also happy to offer online dog training services. Learn more about dog breeds we train, including Labradors, Golden Retrievers, German Shepherds, and many more.