Weight: 55 lbs.
Height: 21" - 25"
Life Span: 12 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: Aidi, Chien d'Atlas, Kabyle Dog
Category: Companion Dog, Guard Dog, Guide Dog
The Atlas Dog requires daily vigorous exercise.
No special grooming requirements.
The Atlas Dog is energetic, loyal, vigilant and sensitive.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
Originally used by ancient nomads in the Sahara desert as a flock guard for protection, this breed is not a sheepdog in the true sense.
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