18 Stunning Wolfdogs That Made Us Fall For Them

18 Stunning Wolfdogs That Made Us Fall For Them

For a wolfdog to be born, a domesticated dog and a wolf need to mate. The combination of these two means that the dog can be kept as a pet, but it'll usually have a very aggressive temperament. Nevertheless, they can easily be tamed like domesticated dogs or even used as guard dogs if they go through a rigorous training regimen.

The photos below will prove that even the most aggressive of dogs can be trained to live among humans.

18 Stunning Wolfdogs That Made Us Fall For Them

© Proteon / reddit

18 Stunning Wolfdogs That Made Us Fall For Them

© Prostoilogin / pikabu

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Wolfdog Archer & Gang (@desertbunnyandwolf) on

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Here are also 18 things you need to know about wolfdogs:

1. Their life expectancy is between 12-15 years.

2. They are very alert when they are in their environment.

3. Their temperament can vary based on the breed of wolf and a domesticated dog that mated.

4. Wolfdogs must be handled by a trainer as early as 15 days after they’re born.

5. They're often very warm-hearted and want your love and attention.

6. They're very loyal and create deep bonds with their human friends.

7. They also love cuddles and kisses!

8. They have endless energy, and they're on the move all day long.

9. They love interacting with other animals, especially those close to their size.

10. If they grow up in a house, they will recognize the family as their “pack” and will do anything for them.

11. Those with high aggression can’t be tamed easily and shouldn’t be left in a house alone with kids.

12. Those with low aggression are great with children, but should still be supervised.

13. They listen carefully to what their owner tells them and follow their lead.

14. They have remarkable senses, especially their eyesight, sense of smell, and hearing.

15. They do not fully mature until they reach three years of age.

16. Female wolfdogs weigh 70-100 lbs, and males weigh 80-125 lbs.

17. They love being out in nature and running around free.

18. They don’t do well when kept indoors for a long time.

Preview photo credit Proteon / reddit, Prostoilogin / pikabu

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