Weight: 55 - 80 lbs.
Height: 22" - 24"
Life Span: 11 - 12 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: Balkans / Macedonia
Also Known As: Illyrian Sheepdog, Sar Planina, Yugoslav Mountain Dog, Yugoslav Shepherd
Category: Guard Dog, Herding
The Charplaninatz will do best in a farm environment where it can work.
Occasional brushing is necessary for your Charplaninatz.
The Charplaninatz is an independent, serious-minded and protective working dog.
Compatibility with Kids
Best when introduced to children as a puppy.
Dating back to the Middle Ages, this breed was relied upon to herd and guard sheep.
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