Caucasian Mountain Dog breed information, pictures and more...

Caucasian Ovtcharka, Caucasian Sheepdog, Caucasian Shepherd, Kavkaskaia Ovtcharka, Caucasian Owcharka, Sage Ghafghazi

Russland

FCI Group II.: Pinscher and Schnauzer- Molossoid Breeds - Swiss Mountain and Cattle Dogs
Dogs 25-30 inches (64-76 cm)
Bitches 24-28 inches (61-71 cm)
Dogs 99-154 pounds (45-70 kg)
Bitches 80-130 pounds (36-59 kg)
10-11 years
5 to 12
Medium
Description:

The Caucasian Mountain Dog is a very large, muscular, powerful dog. It is assertive, strong-willed, and courageous and more aggressive than most other breeds. It's a loyal and fearless dog with the ability to guard and protect even large territories. The Caucasian Mountain Dog's original purpose was to protect livestock and has been used as a guard dog recently. This is not a breed for first time owner; it needs a strong leader and firm obedience training.

Colors:

Colors vary from gray, fawn, tan, pied, brindle and white. The FCI prohibits brown dogs.

Coat:

The Caucasian Mountain Dog has thick, dense, weather-resistant coat, which is especially effective at keeping out the cold. There are two coat varieties: short and long. The coat of the long-haired variety requires frequent brushings, paying special attention to the spots where tangles may occur. The short-haired variety needs less grooming, but should still be combed and brushed.

Health Issues:

Hip and elbow dysplasia. To minimize the risk of your Caucasian Mountain Dog developing any hereditary health issues, you should buy a Caucasian Mountain Dog puppy from a reputable breeder.

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