Canaan Dog

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Quick Facts

AVERAGE SIZE OF ADULT: Medium

SOCIABILITY: Medium

EXERCISE REQUIREMENT: Medium

GROOMING REQUIREMENT: Low

AVERAGE LIFESPAN: 10-12 years

Canaan Dog Puppies For Sale

Full Description

Canaan Dog is a breed of pariah dog and has been in existence in the Middle East for thousands of years.There are 2,000 to 3,000 Canaan dogs across the world, mostly in Europe and North America.

The Canaan dog is a typical primitive dog in appearance. It is a medium-sized square built dog, with a wedge-shaped head, erect and low set ears with a broad base and rounded tips. Its outer coat is dense, harsh and straight of short to medium-length. The undercoat should be close and profuse according to season. Color ranges from black to cream and all shades of brown and red between, usually with small white markings, or all white with colour patches. Spotting of all kinds is permitted, as well as white or black masks.