By Josie  March 23rd, 2023


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Let's compare them:

These species live in vastly different places and have completely different physical capabilities.

Size of the Gorilla

On average they weigh up to 420 pounds and standing five feet tall.

Gorillas are much larger than German Shepherds.

Size of the German Shepherd

German Shepherds typically range from 50-90 pounds with a maximum of 130 pounds and stand 24-26 inches tall.

Strength of the Gorilla

They can lift up to 10 times their body weight and move at speeds up to 25 mph, making them one of the strongest animals in the world.

German Shepherds are strong for their size but are less powerful than gorillas.

Strength of the German Shepherd

They can lift approximately twice their body weight and achieve speeds of up to 35 miles per hour.

Gorillas are incredibly agile despite their size due to their natural climbing ability, balance, and coordination.

Agility of the Gorilla

Did you know that they are able to leap more than 20 feet in the air in one bound?

Agility of the German Shepherd

German Shepherds are very athletic, they lack the agility that gorillas possess because of their smaller size

However, German Shepherds can still jump great distances - up to 6 feet in one leap!

Temperament of Gorillas

But, they are peaceful creatures that are calm when not feeling threatened.

Gorillas have a strong sense of self-awareness and can protect family members or territory.

German Shepherds are known for being highly intelligent dogs that make excellent guard dogs and loyal companions.

Temperament of the German Shepherd

They form strong bonds with their owners given that proper socialization has been done from an early age.

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