Adopting a dog is a huge decision.
Well, adopting any kind of pet is a very big decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. And when you are getting a dog you have to consider the fact that you will need to change your lifestyle quite a lot. You have to go on walks every day, take care of the dog, and generally become more active.
After all, dealing with the chaotic energy of a dog can zap a lot out of a person. However, for most people, it’s all worth it. But you need to be educated about every breed so you can make an informed decision. So if you were thinking of getting a german shepherd, we have a lot of 100% correct info for you that might make you reconsider.
Now, I am not saying you ‘shouldn’t’ get a German Shepherd but you should probably know what you are getting into beforehand. So let’s take a look a why this breed might not be the ‘perfect fit’ for everyone.
#1 They are always sleepy, and will sleep while eating their food.
#2 They are not at all coordinated and will mess everything up.
#3 German shepherds will never look cute no matter what you do.
#4 They are unable to travel anywhere making them a horrible fit for travel enthusiasts.
#5 They won’t let you work in peace and hound you.
#6 You won’t get a good night’s sleep when they are in the same room.
#7 They are very scary and don’t love humans as much.
#8 They will try to eat everything and their snout can sometimes get in the way of that.
#9 Even as puppies, they will not look cute and will scare everyone away.
#10 They don’t make good companions and will not calm you down.
All in all, there are a lot of reasons German Shepherds are not right for everyone. There is a very good reason police officers only have german shepherds and not any other breed. It’s because of how scary they look and that’s about it. I mean just look at that face? How could anyone find it utterly adorable?
#11 They will harm your other pets if left alone with them.
#12 Their ‘smile’ will send shivers down your spine because of how scary it is.
#13 They will ruin everything by trying to sit in or on it.
#14 You should never leave your baby alone with them or they will start loving the baby more than you.
#15 German Shepherds have a very chaotic energy and will ruin everything.
#16 They sometimes come broken and you have to assemble them yourself.
#17 People will run the other way with fear if they see a German Shepherd coming towards them.
#18 They are scary creatures and always need to wear a muzzle.
#19 Sometimes German Shepherds will get confused by their own kinds antics as well so not very smart overall.
#20 And as we said before, they are not cute at all no matter which way you look at them.
All jokes and sarcasm aside, German Shepherds are an adorable breed and need a lot of love to thrive. Do you have a german shepherd? If so how are they different in their shenanigans? Comment down below and let us know. Don’t forget to share so others can learn these facts as well.