A Guide to the German Shepherd Husky Mix | What Owners Need to Know

What do you get when you combine two of the most loved and gorgeous dogs? You get a Gerberian Shepsky, a German Shepherd Husky mix. These hybrid dogs are some of the most loyal companions that you can get in a dog.

Here is everything that you need to know about the German Shepherd Husky mix so that you can make the best decision.

Gerberian Shepskies are Not for Novice Owners

They need a stern hand and early socialization to ensure that they grow up with the right temperament.  

These Dogs Have a Lot of Grooming Requirements

This thick, long coat is prone to tangles and mats very easily, so frequent brushing will be needed to keep them tangle-free.

Training is Very Important for This Hybrid

Not only is training important because of the size of this dog but also because they will most certainly outlast you if you had to try and chase after them.

Shepsky Personality and Temperament

Your puppy‘s temperament will depend on which parent they take after but in general, they will be pretty calm and gentle.

German Shepherd Husky Mixes Have a Few Health Concerns

For the Shepsky, getting their eyes checked is important as both parent breeds have known eye issues, and it is common for the hybrids to develop issues too.

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