The German Shepherd Dog, or Alsatian, is a comparatively modern dog breed, dating from 1899. Since it’s title indicates, the breed has its own roots in Germany and was bred like a herding dog. Today, the breed is renowned like a police dog. Due to its intelligence, behavior training and protective character, it’s utilized by police forces all over the world. Although, the German Shepherd continues to be used as a very effective working dog, it’s also a superbly popular family dog, which is why German Shepherd puppies are very popular at pet stores and animal adoption centers.
Regrettably, the breed is also known for biting humans and attacking other animals. However, trustworthy sources, like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and American Veterinary Medical Association, reason that there’s no accurate way to look for the bite rate of breeds, due to inaccurate reviews and mixed breeding.