Weight: 108 - 115 lbs
Height: 24" - 25"
Life Span: 9 - 11 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog
Exercise NeedsNo special exercise requirements.
Grooming NeedsNo special grooming requirements.
TemperamentThey are independent and will respond negatively to nervous activity. These dogs are strong, balanced and lively. They have a dominant reaction, it is their active way of defense.
Compatibility with KidsVery protective of children
HistoryA South Russian Ovcharka is a big white sheepdog. The origin of this breed is widely debated. However it is agreed that its ancestors lived in the Crimea region between the Black sea and the sea of Azov ? and it is a direct descendant of the wolf. In fact, its skull is nearly identical to a wolf skull.
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