That’s barking! Leo the Pomeranian dog sounds like a MONKEY when he howls
- Leo the six-year-old Pomeranian sounds just like a monkey when he cries
- The dog from Russia makes the strange noises when he lacks human companionship
- Owner Maria Kosterina, 29, runs an Instagram account dedicated to Leo
We’ve all thought that our pets are cheeky monkeys from time to time – but this dog takes it to another level.
Leo, a six-year-old Pomeranian from Saint Petersburg, Russia, makes noise like a monkey when left alone.
Owner Maria Kosterina, 29, filmed her canine companion making the amusing noises as she sat on her couch on Oct. 13.
The graphic designer says she thinks the dog makes the noises when it lacks human companionship.
Leo makes the signature sounds while making eye contact with his owner.
Leo’s sounds were made as he looked at the sky in a wolf-like fashion.
Commentator Vince Lam said, “The wolf is still going strong at this” in reference to the relationships between domestic dogs and wolves.
Leo’s hilarious chimpanzee howl was made when he made eye contact with Maria on the couch
The Pomeranian is a popular variation of the German Spitz dog breed.
They are known to be very loyal and this is shown by Leo who seems to crave human companionship.
The variations of this breed include Pomeranians such as Leo, a popular companion breed across Europe.
Pomeranians are also known to be a vocal breed with their emotions often expressed through their barking as Leo shows.
Pomeranians are known to be vocal with their emotions often expressed through their barking
German Spitz is one of Russia’s most popular dog breeds.
There were 70,000 registrations of the fluffy double-coated dogs in Russia in 2017 – including the Pomeranian variety.
Maria also has an Instagram account that shows Leo in his various adventures.
The account has over 7,000 followers and also features Leo in various outfits.