At A Glance

Size: Large

Weight: 55 lbs.

Height: 21" - 25"

Life Span: -

Atlas Dog

Also know as: Aidi, Chien d'Atlas, Kabyle Dog

Group: Terrier

Origin: Morocco

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

History and Facts: 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.

Temperament / Behavior
The Atlas Dog is energetic, loyal, vigilant and sensitive.

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

Special Needs
Exercise: The Atlas Dog requires daily vigorous exercise.

Grooming: No special grooming requirements.


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

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