Though they sure are adorable. A wolf would kill any dog including this one.
A shepherd dog kills two wolves documentary the sharplaninac or yugoslavian shepherd dog is a molosser type mountain dog breed of the livestock guardian type that comes from the balkan mountains in europe in the border area between kosovo macedonia and albania.
Russian wolf killer dog. And caucasian signifies the birthplace of this breed. Russian bear dogs have been working alongside their human companions for centuries. Answer by ted greene you are all nuts.
Answer by cliff pitbulls 1 ted green the comment you made about no dog can take a wolf. The neapolitan mastiff is thought to be the direct descendant of the ancient roman molossus used for both war and the bloodthirsty arena. History and original purpose of the russian bear dog.
The documentary film once shown on the yugoslav tv pictures the sharplaninac shepherd protecting the sheep in the night from attacking wolves and actually killing two of the intruders. Wolves annually kill run ten people in russia but there are concerns the numbers will rise. The ears are usually cropped.
So the answer to your question is yes. Volkosoby russia s powerful secret wolf dogs animal watch youtube russia embarked on a breeding programme in the late 1990 s to create a super powerful border control wolfdog called the. Orchavka is a russian term meaning shepherd dog.
It is suspected that the wolf later attacked a 35 year old man in northern komi republic. In essence this dog was bred to be a capable killer making it a popular guard dog and defender. Two bear faced caucasian ovcharka mountain dog s would easily take a wolf down.
That said these are generally calm and loyal dogs but correct training and socialization is essential. It is a large even tempered dog with a powerful and muscular body bear look face deeply set oval dark eyes round shaped ears and low carried long tail. Click for video it has a thick and water resistant double coat in shades of gray brindle yellow rust red or white.
The russian bear dog s original name was the caucasian orchavka.