|Country of Origin||USA|
|Breed Type||Watch Dog,|
|Other Names||Gerberian Shepsky|
|Coat||Thick and soft hair|
|Color||Black and Brown, Red, Blue, Cream, Grey, Golden|
|Height||20 to 25 inches|
|Weight||45 to 88 pounds|
|With pets||Moderate To Good, Needs Socialization|
|With other Dogs||Good to very good|
|Good for children||Very good with socialization|
|As family Pet||Very Good|
|For first-time owners||Moderate to Good|
|Barking||Moderate To High|
|Life Span||10-13 years|
|Shedding||Moderate to moderate high|
|Brushing||At least twice a week, if not daily|
|Tolerant to Aloneness||Moderate|
|Tolerance to Heat||Moderate – not extreme|
|Tolerance to Cold||Very Good to excellent|
|Good for Apartment Dwelling||No|
|Exercise Needs||Fairly high|
|Trainability||Very good to excellent|
|Tendency to Obese||Moderate|
|Major Health problems||Cancer, a blood disorder, bloat, epilepsy|
|Feeding||25% protein in foods containing grains and 30% of the protein in grain free food|
|Puppy Price||$350 -$850|
Siberian shepherd is a mix breed of Siberian husky and German shepherd. The buyer should check some of the reputable breeders, before buying this cross breed dog. Creation of this breed is done in the year of 1980s, with increasing popularity of hybrid dogs. To understand more about this designer dog, look at the parents which is this case is Siberian husky and German shepherd.
It is a loyal, intelligent and active dog that is also very social. His calmness and loyalty make him a great family unit pet, but his intelligence, strength, and compliance make him a great work dog also. Used in a variety of roles including search and rescue, police work military, acting, scouting, guard dogs and more. Training is highly successful with them. They can bark a lot though and howl particularly when left alone and they are wary of strangers. As mentioned there is usually a dominant side to them; he will be more like the Husky in temperament or lean towards the German shepherd.
This breed is a playful, loving and gentle one when it leans to the husky heritage. Due to the independent nature, they are loyal to family and can be harder to house train. To establish them as a pack leader, their owners need to be firm. They will not take their protective nature too far, with early socialization.
It becomes very energetic and playful, as it leans to its German shepherd heritage. It needs lots of exercises. They are very vocal. To stimulate the mental activity, it requires physical training and is intelligent at the same time.
This breed requires walk on a daily basis and a tug of war, fetch game healthy. Running and walking is also necessary.
They experience EPI, a blood disorder, eye problem, dwarfism, eczema, joint dysplasia and other diseases.