He has a high prey drive and will probably chase and kill smaller household pets such as cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, rabbits or birds
He howls rather than barks
He's independent-natured and likes to do his own thing
He likes to dominate situations and can be very stubborn
If he isn't get enough exercise and mental stimulation he might become very destructive
He likes to spend plenty of time outdoors
He's fairly easy to train. He learns commands at an average rate.
He sheds profusely! You will find a lot of hair in your home - stuck to your couch, carpets and clothes - and to just about everything else. You will be vacuuming regularly.
Grooming / Maintenance
His medium-length coat only needs to be brushed occasionally. However, because it sheds profusely you may find yourself brushing it a couple of times a week, or even daily, to reduce the hair in your home (what you remove with a brush doesn't end up on the couch!).