At A Glance

Size: Large

Weight: 80 - 150 lbs.

Height: 27" - 29"

Life Span: 10 - 13 years

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

Also know as: Kban Kopegi, Karabash Dog, Kangal Dog

Group: Working

Origin: Turkey

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Guard Dog

History and Facts: Flock guardian for nomadic tribes over 4,000 years ago.

Temperament / Behavior
The Anatolian Shepherd is friendly, easygoing, dutiful and protective of its family.

Breed-Related Health Concerns

Special Needs
Exercise: The Anatolian Shepherd Dog requires daily brisk exercise.

Grooming: Quick weekly brushing is necessary for your Anatolian Shepherd Dog.


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