Often mentioned in discussions about dog bites due to their strength and historical use in dog fighting. They can be loyal and affectionate, but improper training or handling can lead to aggression.
Known for being protective and powerful, they require proper socialization and training from an early age due to their size and strength.
Highly intelligent and versatile, but their guarding instincts can make them potentially risky if not trained and socialized properly.
Independent and energetic, they may exhibit behavioral issues if not given enough mental and physical stimulation.
Similar to Huskies, they are strong-willed and need consistent training and mental stimulation to prevent behavioral problems.
Protective and loyal, they need early socialization and training to channel their protective instincts positively.
Though gentle giants, their size can be a risk factor if they're not well-trained or socialized adequately.
As the name suggests, these dogs are a mix between a wolf and a domestic dog. They can exhibit wild traits and require very specific handling, often not suitable for inexperienced owners.