Are Dobermans good with puppies?

A Doberman Pinscher is extremely loyal to his family. A Doberman Pinscher is very sweet and affectionate with the family children, provided he has been raised with them. He views the kids as the puppies in the pack. A Doberman Pinscher is a fantastic guard dog that will be the ultimate protector for your kids.

Are Dobermans good with puppies?

A Doberman Pinscher is extremely loyal to his family. A Doberman Pinscher is very sweet and affectionate with the family children, provided he has been raised with them. He views the kids as the puppies in the pack. A Doberman Pinscher is a fantastic guard dog that will be the ultimate protector for your kids.

Are Dobermans playful with other dogs?

They’re also friendly with other dogs and animals in the home, especially if the dog has been raised with them. Dobermans can be aggressive toward dogs outside their family if they consider them a threat to their loved ones.

Can I have a Doberman with a small dog?

I think it depends on the dogs and perhaps on the ages of the dogs. I have two very small dogs and my doberman pup is WAYYYYY too much for them. I do not take them out at the same time as he will run them over and they could get seriously hurt by him.

Do Dobermans bite when they play?

Dobermans are big dogs with a lot of energy that needs using up. If they are kept inside they may get worked up, which could lead to biting. So give him a longer walk or throw a ball as you go. The short sprints will ensure he spends his time at home napping instead of biting.

Do Dobermans bond with one person?

Doberman pinschers are considered people-oriented dogs that are affectionate and sweet with people, if socialized and trained properly. They are loyal to their owners and are good with children if raised with them; however, some Dobermans bond only to one person.

What breed is a good companion for a Doberman?

A shelter dog, or another dobe! I know a lot of people who own dobermans also have a gsd. A female dog of any breed, even a chihuahua can be a good companion! I think a rescue would be best because you can let the dogs meet before you decide to take 1 home.

Is it OK to have two male Dobermans?

You can be as “alpha” as you want and it will not stop two dogs from getting into a fight. There are instances of two male dobermans getting along. It happens, but by far the NORM is they won’t.

Can a Doberman and husky live together?

I suggest you raise your Husky to a level that you’re content with training wise (at least 12-18 months) before adding in another dog. Dobermanns are prone to same sex aggression, so if you have a male husky, you should stick to female dobes only.

How do you discipline a Doberman?

Don’t be scarce on discipline. Dobies should respond well to a firm “no”. The scold should be directed at him/her, so at the dog and point at them. Dobermans don’t respond well to physical punishments, and hitting or physically punishing your dog is animal abuse.

Why does my Doberman puppy keep biting me?

Puppies investigate most things with their mouths, it’s what they do. Thus, it’s natural for a puppy to put anything and everything into his mouth, including your hand or skin. While a playful nip from a puppy isn’t especially painful, the worrying thing is that it can set a precedent if the puppy isn’t corrected.

Are Dobermans clingy?

They’re just incredibly needy when we are home, but that doesn’t affect our absence. My dogs go a lot of places too, but it’s also important that they are fine being left, so I make a point of making sure they spend a fair amount of time alone and are rewarded for good behaviour when we do leave.