Dagger is a strong, medium sized male, stout with heavy bone throughout. He has rich pigment, long coat with an undercoat. His temperament is outstanding. Dagger has stable nerves with no environmental issues. Dagger has an excellent off switch. When he is in protection or "work'" mode he is powerful, driven and focused, when he is not working, he is relaxed and neutral. He is a natural methodical tracker and very biddable in obedience. His protection offers full, calm grips with a very committed long bite. His ball drive and food drive are extremely high, he has been trained in a very balanced way showing that he has love for the work yet is not sensitive to corrections when needed. Overall Dagger exudes qualities needed for work.
Dagger’s Sire: Arek Vom Hundenarr ”Beast”
Beast is a substantial, big boned, stock coat male. Shows high drives in all 3 phases, has proven himself at large championships year after year. His ball and food drive are extreme as is his willingness to please his handler. Beast has tons of fight drive in C phase with full crushing grips. He is extremely biddable in obedience, learns new behaviors easily. In tracking he has shown resilience in the face of pressure along with high hunt drive on long tracks. Beast has a clear on/off switch and is very neutral in the face of strangers. Overall very good character with high drives for work make Beast a wonderful addition to any breeding program.