Famous Florida wolfdog dies from blood cancer

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Naples, Fla.Sad Update: Yuki has died from blood cancer, according to Shy Wolf Sanctuary.

Yuki had hemangiosarcoma, which is a blood cancer.

We have some very sad news to share with everyone. This morning during our rounds, Yuki didn’t come up for his...

Posted by Shy Wolf Sanctuary on Thursday, November 12, 2020


Yuki, a wolfdog currently living at a sanctuary in Florida, has gone viral over his big size and big heart.

Shy Wolf Sanctuary says Yuki was only eight months old when he was taken to a kill shelter. He had been diagnosed with a tumor as a puppy and was "too much to handle."

The Shy Wolf Sanctuary in Naples took Yuki in. He is now the center of attention and is very much a "ham."

"Yuki is a ladies man and a select group of female volunteers have been allowed in what we call his “harem,” the website says.

Stations report Yuki is 87.5% Gray Wolf, 8.6% Siberian Husky, and 3.9% German Shepherd.

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