Despite of being the most wonderful and loyal pets, dogs can be dangerous sometimes. Under some conditions, every dog can attack anyone including his owner(s). However, there are some dog breeds which are more dangerous than others. I have compiled a list of top 10 most dangerous dog breeds. Have a look: 10 Dangerous Dog Breeds Most Likely to Turn on Their Owners:

5. Wolf hybrid

Wolf hybrid

Being a hybrid of a wolf and a dog, Wolf Hybrid has great potential to harm people.With so many wild traits, Wolfdogs are generally not kept as pets . Moreover, if the wolf is bred with a dog that has reputation of a risky dog then the resultant is a highly threatening mix. To make sure that your wolf hybrid is well behaved, is is necessary to provide him firm and consistent training. When a wolf dog becomes mature, it starts showing more signs of a wolf.

4. Siberian Husky

Siberian Husky

Siberian Husky has been a topic of discussion for making human fatalities . The dog is very restless and wild when it is young. These dogs are closest relatives of wolves and are excellent work dogs, but can also be dangerous even for their owners under certain conditions. This dog is not recommended for you if you are thinking of owning your first dog. Siberian husky can be dangerous if it is getting bored, and has strong predator character.

3. Rottweiler


Rottweiler is a loving and dutiful dog but the dog has also made news for making fatalities. The dog has great aggression and strength that make him dangerous. Negligent ownership, lack of training, abuse, and lack of socialization leads to risky behavior from Rottweiler. Pet owners are advised to provide their Rottweiler dog professional training so that they don't develop a dangerous dog. Statistics suggest that Rottweiler dogs are capable of killing people. The dog has strong jaws and powerful stocky body.

2. German Shepherd

German Shepherd

If this is the most preferred breed by police and military units, there is a reason behind it. German Shepherd is an intelligent, aggressive, fearless and confident dog. If German Shepherds are not socialized properly, they can be more attacking towards people, even their owner. According to statistics, German Shepeherd is among five most dangerous dog breeds. Original bred for work, German Shepherds are aggressive dogs who are sometimes not suitable for being a family pet . However, the dog is protective towards his family, there have been examples in the history where German Shepherd has attacked and killed people.

1. American Pit Bull Terrier

American Pit Bull Terrier

Known for making headlines for attacking people, American Pit Bull Terrier has been used as a fighting dog in history for his aggressive temperament.If you will provoke or startle the dog, there are chances that the dog may bite you. Due to its ferocious genetic make-up, the dog was also used for baiting bulls and bears earlier. If you provoke the dog, there are more chances of your getting attacked. American Pit Bull Terrier is known to attack maximum people as compared to any other breed.


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