breedName

 

 

At A Glance


Size: Medium

Weight: 45 - 65 lbs.

Height: 18" - 22 "

Life Span: 15 years

Ainu Dog

Also know as: Hokkaido, Seta, Shita

Group: Working

Origin: Ancient Japan

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Sled Dog, Guard Dog

History and Facts: Probably the oldest of the Japanese breeds, the Ainu Dog is known for being a big-game hunter and the village guardian. Designated as a Natural Monument in 1937.

Temperament / Behavior
Brave and loyal, the Ainu Dog is a good watchdog.

Breed-Related Health Concerns
Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Special Needs
Exercise: Regular moderate exercise.

Grooming: Regular brushing is required for your Ainu Dog.

 

Join the Bil-Jac Best Friends Club. Take the Bil-Jac Challenge.. Bil-Jac Love Letter Breed Library





For information and distribution details about our frozen product, please call 1.800.842.5098