Having a german shepherd is lots of fun, because they are a fun loving dogs that like to remain active at all times. However, you also need to take special care for them because they are quite a fussy breed. They have certain quirks that you need to be aware of before you can take good care. On top of that, a black german shepherd also needs special care for its black coat of fur.
One main thing you need to assure when it comes to your black german shepherd is to give them a cool environment to live in and play in. Since they have a rich coat of fur, they get hot very easily, which makes them restless and uncomfortable. To avoid that you need to always keep them in shade or in an air conditioned environment. Do not allow or take them in the sun too much, or they will start to feel antsy. Keep them cool and they will remain comfortable.
Another thing to do regularly to take care of your german shepherd dog is to give them a bath every month or every few weeks. A bath will clean their bodies, and their fur coat, as well as allow any hairs to be shed properly. Otherwise your whole home is likely to be full of dog hair from all the shedding that happens from their coat. With black german shepherds, the problem is all the more severe, because their hair is all the more noticeable, because it is black in color and very think. Bathing is also something that a german shepherd dog enjoys a lot, so think of it as another game you play with them.
Another regular feature of your life with a german shepherd is to exercise them regularly. German shepherds are full of energy and vitality, and they are prone to keep moving about to burn all the energy that they feel. To help them burn or use this energy you should exercise them at least daily if not more. You should take them on a walk regularly, and if possible take them to a park where you can take them off leash where they can move and run about. Their muscles needs development, and good exercise is the only way they can develop properly.
Black german shepherds are beautiful dogs that look great when their fur coat is shining. To take care of them, you need to regularly take them to a vet once every few months. The vet will check them for infectious diseases, and give them regular injections that are needed by them. The veterinarian will also check the dog for ear infections, and give the dog a proper bath that will remove any stench from the dog. Finally, if and when the dog is old, it needs special care, so the vet will give it a medicine so that it will fell less pain in its joints. German shepherds are very fun dogs, and with the right care, they can be all the more fun.