Print This Page | Reading Comprehension | Dogs | Show Answers
Name: _________________________
Date: _________________________

German Shepherd

Read the story and answer the questions to test your comprehension.

German Shepherd dogs, also sometimes called Alsatians, are excellent working dogs. They are smart and powerful and can be found doing police work, guarding, search and rescue and military work. Because of their aggressive nature, German Shepherds must be actively socialized as puppies to get used to humans.

  1. 1. What do German Shepherds have to go through?
    1. a. Training
    2. b. Socialization
    3. c. Playtime
  2. 2. Where do German Shepherds work?
    1. a. For the police and military
    2. b. In nursing homes
    3. c. In prisons
  3. 3. What is another name for a German Shepherd?
    1. a. Alsatians
    2. b. Germains
    3. c. Alpies