Top 8 Dog Breeds Closest To Wolves Genetically

 Siberian Husky

 Known for their striking resemblance to wolves, Siberian Huskies have a strong genetic link to their wild ancestors.

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Alaskan Malamute

Alaskan Malamutes are large, powerful dogs with a wolf-like appearance and a shared genetic heritage with wolves.

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Shiba Inu

Shiba Inus are one of the oldest and smallest Japanese dog breeds with wolf-like characteristics.

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Akita

Akitas are strong, independent dogs with a close genetic relationship to wolves.

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German Shepherd

German Shepherds are versatile, intelligent dogs with wolf ancestry, often used in working roles.

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 Samoyed

Samoyeds have a wolf-like appearance with their thick white fur and share genetic traits with wolves.

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Greenland Dog

 Greenland Dogs are robust, wolf-like sled dogs with ancient lineage closely tied to wolves.

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 Czechoslovakian Wolfdog

A direct result of breeding between German Shepherds and Carpathian wolves, they are a true wolf-dog hybrid.

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