Welcome Doberman Parents
The purpose of our community here at Gentle Doberman is to spread accurate information about the Doberman Pinscher breed. If you'd like to learn more about the Doberman you're in the right place. If you're an experienced Doberman parent, you're also in the right place. Please feel free to ask questions and offer advice.
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Doberman Pinscher Guide
Doberman Pinscher Puppies For Sale
So you're shopping for a Doberman puppy? Where should you start?
Well, it helps to know where not to start, and that's the Pet Store and Bad Breeders. Don't be fooled. Buying a puppy from a pet store or bad breeder is not "rescuing" it, it's rewarding the activities of puppy mills and otherwise cruel breeders.
Read our section on Buying a Doberman Puppy to learn more, including how to Find a Breeder, what Questions to Ask, what Questions to Expect from the breeder, What Makes a Good Breeder, Health Issues to be concerned with, Important Things to Discuss with the breeder, Visiting the Breeder, Choosing a Puppy, what Types of Doberman Puppy there are and there real differences, and how much Doberman Puppies Cost.
We also have a forum section Doberman Pinscher Puppies For Sale where breeders post upcoming litters and knowing Doberman owners question them about their breeding plans, health tests, etc.
The Doberman Pinscher
The Doberman Pinscher was originally developed by Karl Dobermann as a personal protector, a dog that would stay by his side night and day, with a focus on the utmost obedient temperament. Doberman History
Today the Doberman Pinscher usually lives as a loving family pet. The Doberman is greatly suited for this purpose because it loves being close and active with it's human pack. However, not every family is suited for a Doberman. The Doberman Pinscher is a highly intelligent and athletic dog. It needs plenty of mental stimulation and exercise. And if you don't train your Doberman - your Doberman will certainly train you.
So if you're considering the addition of this wonderful breed to your family, please take your time and read through our numerous resources here at Gentle Doberman. Learn how to Speak Doberman. Learn the importance of, and how to, Socialize Your Doberman. Learn about the type of Care the Doberman Needs. And visit our Forum where you will find many long time Doberman lovers who will answer your questions and help solve any problems you encounter along the way.
If you're already a member, you'll likely notice our web site has been updated. Besides the new design you can now create a photo gallery and a web page for each of your pets. To enter your old account you'll need to request a new password first. Request Password