Taiwan Dog
Taiwán FCI 348 . Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Taiwan Dog

The Taiwan Dog is sponsored by Japan.

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History “Taiwan Dog”

In 1980 the breed was the subject of a study by the University of Taiwan, Gifu University of Japan and Nagoya University. The aim of the study was to find out the origins of the Taiwan Dog. To do this, the students examined 29 indigenous dog breeds and concluded that the Taiwan Dog current is a native breed that actually descends from Southeast Asian hunting dogs. This Asian dog breed is now popular throughout the island as a guard and companion dog.. In 2004 was officially recognized by the FCI.

Physical characteristics “Taiwan Dog”

The males of Taiwan Dog reach a withers height of up to 52 cm.. When fully grown they weigh 18 kg, while the females are about 5 cm smaller and 2 kg lighter. Muscular animals characteristically move with very wide strides, but they are fast and agile due to their pronounced musculature. The Taiwan Dog has a very tight coat of about 1,5 to 3 26cm in length. A variety of colors is allowed, including black, striped, yellow, white, black and white or white and brindle. Sponsorship of the breed was taken over by Japan.

Character and skills “Taiwan Dog”

Sociable and loyal hunting companion.
His brave and intrepid character serves the Taiwan Dog in his role as hunting dog. Animals are known for their quick perception and the fact that they are faithful and loyal to their master.. They are also suitable as guard and dressage dogs and are considered extremely sociable.

TAIWAN DOG

They adapt very well to the environment and that is why they were able to live so incredibly well with primitive peoples in the past.. In addition, these dogs can survive in the desert in the middle of the mountains, they can stand out excellently and can cope with almost all situations. All these strong qualities can be traced back to his previous harsh life with the prehistoric peoples of the mountains.. Your skills are also improved by working together with people. This builds trust between the dog and the man., friendships and shared experiences. The Taiwan Dog they are big and simple family dogs. Because of life in the desert, do not have a great demand for food. The Taiwan dogs they can even be used as protection dogs and as police dogs, because they have this unmistakable good sense of smell and are ready to defend themselves.

Until today these dogs are known mainly in the Asian region. In Europe they have not been able to arouse comparable popularity so far.

Health “Taiwan Dog”

The Taiwan Dog are extremely resistant to disease.

Videos “Taiwan Dog”

Taiwan Dog
Perro de montaña de Formosa / Perro de Taiwan / Taiwan Dog – Raza de Perro / Dog Breed

Photos:

1 – Taiwan dog by https://pixabay.com/zh/photos/taiwan-dogs-dog-the-black-dog-4890098/

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI: 348
  • Group 5: Spitz and primitive types.
  • Section 7: Primitive type – Hunting Dogs. Without working trial.

Federations:

  • FCI – Group 5: Dogs type Spitz and primitive type – Section 7: Primitive type - Hunting Dogs.

FCI breed standard “Taiwan Dog”

Taiwan Dog FCI Taiwan Dog FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Formosan Mountain Dog, Takasago Dog, Taiwan Canis, Taiwanese Dog, Taiwanse Canis (English).
    2. Chien de Taïwan (French).
    3. Taiwan Dog (German).
    4. Cão de taiwan (Portuguese).
    5. Perro de montaña de Formosa (Spanish).

Portuguese Warren Hound
Portugal FCI 94 . Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Podenco Portugués

The Portuguese Podengo is a breed of dog that is in danger of extinction.

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History

The Portuguese Warren Hound It is considered one of the oldest dogs breeds, that has its origins in the Phoenicians, cultural matrix of which descend the Portuguese. It is a native breed of Portugal, with great skills for hunting, but also surveillance, It is commonly used on farms to alert of the presence of intruders.

The great family of the hound race, specialists in the topic raised it was in Portugal where most subjected to crossing and as a result, branched lineage. Within their ancestors argue that perhaps the closest the Ibizan Hound, and various types of dogs of traces of lived (They inhabit) throughout the Mediterranean area. Like all hound dogs, History shows that they are represented in Egyptian paintings of thousands of years ago.

According to the size, There are three varieties of Portuguese Hound, Large, Small and medium, being each variety, products of the different crossing, over time.

It is believed that the great variety has emerged the variety of Portuguese Podengo small and medium, the ancestor of the Grande variety is the Pharaoh Hound It stretched from North Africa to the Iberian Peninsula. Although other authors raise that it is possible that the hound descends from the small Iberian wolves. Still controversia…

While one theory States that the Portuguese Podengo medium emerges, different dog hound natives of North Africa, the most widely accepted theory is that this variety, directly descended from the Portuguese Podengo Grande.

The small Portuguese Hound, sometimes described as a Chihuahua heavier (There is no kinship between these two races), often collaborate in the tasks of hunting with their larger peers, This dog is put in the burrow of the rabbits and scare them so they come out and they are hunted by his fellow Pack.

In the North of Portugal it is today still used for hunting rabbits and small varmints. Hunting Pack or only. While the rest of the country you can see this dog, its popularity lies in the North of the same.

Physical characteristics

As specified above, According to the size, There are three varieties of Portuguese Hound, Large, Medium- and Petit:

  • Portuguese Podengo Grande: It is a very rare variety and is in danger of extinction, especially the smooth variety. Often used in packs to hunt large prey such as deer or wild boar. It is the only Portuguese breed used for hunting wild boar. His cloak can be short and smooth (less common, at the brink of extinction) or rough and long.
  • Portuguese Podengo Medio: It is the fastest of the three varieties, excellent Hunter of rabbits and hares. You can hunt in Pack or solo. Like the great Portuguese Hound, their coats can be smooth or rough and short and long. This is the most common of the three varieties, and the greatest concentration of these dogs is located in the North of Portugal.
  • Portuguese Podengo Pequeno: Like his brother medium is an excellent Hunter of rabbits and hares. Responsible for getting into the Burrows (Thanks to its size and agility) to scare the dam and its Pack mates give hunting. The small Portuguese Podengo coat is short and smooth, only.

The varieties in the fur are related to the inclement weather and adaptation to the same, the smooth variety is more common in the North of Portugal, characterized by being a wet area, This soft and smooth coat is necessary because it is dried more easily after wet.

The variety of hair bristles found in drier areas, where the layer of hair has the function of protecting the dog from the rays of the Sun and the cold climate in winter. Nature is sabia…

The hair short or long, thick medium and bright. In dogs with long hair and rough, the hairs of the snout are long (Beard). The predominant colors are yellow and the fawn (with its varieties of color clear, to very dark), and diluted or matte black; unicolores with or without white spots or white spotting.

Their life expectancy is around the 12 or 14 years, and it is a race that is rarely seen outside Portugal.

In general, is a medium-sized dog, well proportioned, muscular with good bone structure. It has long, narrow head, with moderately wide skull and the pointed snout.

The ears, large and triangular, they are carried erect. It has eyes expressive and little bulging in orbits, color honey or brown, According to the color of the fur.

The pigmentation of eyelids is darker that the of the fur. The body is quite long, with ribs moderately arched.

The tail, is strong and pointed, long and medium length, It is held horizontal or slightly arched in activity.

Character and skills

The Portuguese Podengo, It is their three varieties has a cheerful character, intelligent and very sociable with other dogs. They are extremely affectionate with their owners, especially with the children.

They are very shy with strangers, always alert and constant surveillance of their territory, that makes them good guard dogs, Although, It lacks the aggressiveness which may show a watchdog or defence.

Comments

Unfortunately, the Portuguese Warren Hound It is one of the canine breeds that are found today in danger of extinction, even in Portugal. It is not easy to see them out of Portugal.

Images Portuguese Podengo

Videos Portuguese Podengo

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI: 94
  • Group 5: Spitz and primitive types.
  • Section 7: Primitive type – Hunting Dogs. Without working trial.

Federations:

  • FCI – Group 5: Dogs type Spitz and primitive type – Section 7: Primitive type - Hunting Dogs.

FCI standard of the Portuguese Podenco breed

FCI Portuguese Podenco FCI Portuguese Podenco

Alternative names:

    1. Portuguese Warren Hound (English).
    2. Podengo portugais, Lévrier portugais (French).
    3. Podengo Português (German).
    4. Cão-coelheiro (Portuguese).
    5. Podengo português (Spanish).

Canarian Warren Hound
España FCI 329 . Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Podenco Canario

The Canarian Warren Hound is brave, decided to, generous and extremely loyal to his master.

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History

The Canarian Warren Hound It is a breed canine Spanish Canary.

The Canarian Warren Hound, It is one of the oldest breeds that are known today, According to scholars of race data of ago 7000 years. This realize the numerous found vestiges of its representation in engravings, statues and bas-reliefs.

A native of Egypt, probably, He was taken by the Phoenicians, Greek, the same Egyptians to the Canary Islands and Carthaginian, where it is currently easy to see in the larger islands (Gran Canaria and Tenerife).

Since its inception, the Canarian Warren Hound has been placed in the wild and in the possession of the peasant who needed to hunt to survive. Given the perfect hunting qualities of this dog: his sense of smell, his ear and sharp vision, as his great speed in the race after the dam, the peasant has had, always, a wonderful ally, It has been able to take advantage of.

The Canarian Warren Hound, as its name suggests it is found in the Canary Islands, and a dog is little known and disseminated outside their place of origin, It is not easy to find puppies.

To the present day, is perfectly adapted, both the flat lands as stony and mountainous, sandy, or soft as meadows or swingeing; You can both enter caves that penetrates in Lava Tubes or galleries, in thickets or forests, in the end, not arredra before no obstacle.

Outside the hunting season, the living conditions of animals are very different: Well-kept dogs can be found and fed on clean kennels, as well as miserably neglected and malnourished chain dogs. Animals that are not or are no longer fit for hunting often suffer a cruel fate.
For this reason, dogs are increasingly placed abroad by animal protection organizations and individuals – an understandable and well-meaning activity, What, However, brings with it some problems: Dogs, who are usually already grown up, sometimes they are taken out of their simple rural living environment and taken to big cities. Noise and haste can be very harsh for them, his frequent lack of confidence in humans complicates him even more. His pronounced passion for hunting makes free will, that would be absolutely necessary for animal maintenance and to reduce stress, it's often difficult or impossible. In addition, in many cases are infected with so-called travel or Mediterranean diseases, that often require long and costly treatment.

Physical characteristics

The Canarian Warren Hound, is a dog from size medium, very light but tough.

The height to the cross males will of 55 to 64 cm and the females of 53 to 60 cm.. These measures have 2 cm tolerance up or down.

Has the muscles hyper developed and not adipose panniculus present is easy to appreciate the ribcage, the spine and hip bone.

Has the head elongated with little pronounced stop, the eyes are small, almond-shaped and oblique.

Their ears they are rather large, When the Earth State of arousal keeps them in erect and fall backwards when it is at rest, they are wide at the base and end up in tip.

The limb perfectly Plumb, they are straight, has fine but strong bones. The tail is low, You can take the low or sickle-shaped, but does not exceed Hock.

The hair the Podenco Canario is smooth, tight and short. In the layer color combinations within the following are supported colors: Red and white, with more or less intense red, and finally, Orange to mahogany.

Comments

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These dogs start to hunt from an early age, giving cases of animals less than three months that show strong hunting instinct.

When they discover and/or they chase prey, they emit a characteristic short and repetitive bark, local hunters known as "sing a rabbit".

Character and skills

The Canarian Warren Hound is an animal that shows no aggression normally, extremely loyal and noble to teammate, restless, independent, stubborn, worker and intelligent.

It´s brave and decided to, the race is fast and very agile, generous and extremely fell to its owner.

There are no guard and defense attitudes, at home it is "all unknown friend", What makes it ideal as a pet.

If you are raised inside of a Home, Once overcome the first six months of hyperactive life, shown as a quiet animal and customize, attitude changes drastically once comes to the field of hunting.

In its role of Hunter He has always dedicated to the House of the rabbit and its most important feature is the ability that has to adapt to any type of terrain. It is capable of detecting the presence of the press inside cracks thorny bushes or stone walls, Podenco Canario only to follow the trail of the dam with the smell but not catch it.

Comments:

In the Canary Islands is used in conjunction with the huron, Since the latter catches the rabbit by the throat.

Caring for Canarian Warren Hound

As already mentioned, the dog should be given a housing environment that corresponds to its predisposition. Rural areas with low traffic and a manageable hunting density are appropriate.
Proper exercise in any weather with as much free running as possible is a must for this active dog.

The short coat is very easy to care for; just brush from time to time.

Canarian Warren Hound Health

The breed is basically a robust dog with low susceptibility to disease; therefore, breed-specific diseases are largely unknown.

However, the Canarian Warren Hound can suffer from the typical travel or Mediterranean diseases of dogs (among others, leishmaniosis, dirofilariasis, babesiosis, ehrlichiosis) like all the other dogs.
Many animals are chronically infected without showing symptoms of disease. However, these dogs are unhealthy and can infect other animals through vectors (ticks and blood-sucking insects).
Therefore, imported dogs should always be thoroughly examined for the diseases mentioned (the call “travel profile”).

The average life expectancy is about 12 years.

Images Canarian Warren Hound

Canarian Warren Hound videos

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI: 329
  • Group 5: Spitz and primitive types.
  • Section 7: Primitive type – Hunting Dogs. Without working trial.

Federations:

  • FCI – Group 5: Dogs type Spitz and primitive type – Section 7: Primitive type - Hunting dogs..

FCI standard Canarian Warren Hound

Canarian Warren Hound FCI Canarian Warren Hound FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Canary Island Podenco, Canary Island Hound, Podenco Canario (English).
    2. Podenco canario (French).
    3. Podenco Canario (German).
    4. Podenco Canario (Portuguese).
    5. Podenco Canario (Spanish).

Cirneco dell'Etna
Italia FCI 199 . Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Cirneco del Etna

This lively and friendly Sicilian Greyhound makes an excellent companion and keeper requiring regular exercise – 20 to 30 minutes a day –

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History

The “Cirneco dell'Etna“, also it is known as the Sicilian Greyhound, it can resemble a small Pharaoh Hound, but it is a different breed of Italian origin, with its own color markings, shaped tail and ears in a triangle. Named after Mount Etna, on the Italian island of Sicily, where their ancestors hunted rabbits and hares. Lurks silently, So you can even sneak up on birds.

A dog of the Mediterranean of ancient origin that probably descended from hunting dogs that existed at the time of the pharaohs in ancient Egypt and were introduced to the Mediterranean by the Phoenicians, Sicily as the region chosen for adoption. Evidence of the presence of the Cirneco on the island is given by its representation in currencies, engravings and mosaics that date back many centuries BC and was always considered the oldest hunting dog, select and highly respected.

Today, This rare breed is predominantly a family companion.

Physical characteristics

It is primitive and elegant shapes and graceful. Their size is medium and compact body, robust with a thin layer of hair and ears pricked, always alert. Its structure is sub longilinear.

Thanks to his innate athletic ability, It has a natural agility and ability to run after a complaint. The Cirneco It has a reputation for being easier to train than others hounds, provided that the training sessions are short.

SIZE AND WEIGHT:

Height to the cross: Males: 46 – 50 cm.. Females: 44 – 48 cm.. tolerance 2 cm below the minimum and above the maximum height. Weight: Males: 10 – 13 kg. Females: 8 – 11 kg.

Character and skills

The breed standard requires that the Cirneco be alert and be gentle, with an independent temperament. In this curious and playful greyhound loves to be with people. It's also smart and trainable, especially if positive reinforcement techniques are used as praise, games and goodies. Although small, the Cirneco is a hunter by nature. Always keep a tight leash, If you see a hare, the chase. However, tone stern voice should be enough to get him back.

Start training your puppy the day you bring it home. Even at eight weeks old, He is able to absorb everything you can teach him. Do not wait until you have 6 months to start training him or you'll have to deal with a more stubborn dog. If possible, take it to school for puppies when you 10 or 12 weeks of age, y socialize, socialize, socialize. However, Note that many kinds of training puppies require certain vaccinations (such as kennel cough) are a day, and many veterinarians recommend limited exposure to dogs and other public places until vaccines puppies (including rabies, distemper and parvovirus) They are completed. Instead of formal training, you can start training your puppy to socialize at home and among family and friends until immunizations are completed in the puppy.

Health

As there are so few of these dogs, Little is known about the health of Cirnechi. In general, They seem to be a tough race, but they can suffer muscle injuries and the toes to the running. A reputable breeder will show potential health problems, including any conditions have noticed in their own lines.

Careful breeders their dogs examined for genetic diseases, and only raise better-looking specimens, but sometimes Mother Nature has other ideas and a puppy can develop a genetic condition. In the majority of cases, still you can live a good life, thanks to advances in veterinary medicine. And remember that you have the power to protect your Cirneco one of the most common health problems: the obesity. It keep a proper weight is a simple way to extend the life of its Cirneco.

Grooming

The Cirneco has a bright coat, brown to brown, it is easy to care: Brush him every week using a glove dog or a rubber brush hair. If you constantly brush, You should not need a bath too often.

The rest are taken care routine: Often brush their teeth with a toothpaste pet approved by the veterinarian for general good health and fresh breath, and cut nails every week or two.

Ratings of the Cirneco dell'Etna

Coexistence is important that you have with your new friend. Before considering the acquisition of a dog of the breed “Cirneco dell'Etna” you know certain factors. Not all breeds of dogs are apt to live in an apartment, You must take into account their character, their need for exercise, their interaction with other pets, your care and if you have young children, their level of tolerance towards them.

Adaptation ⓘ

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Dog friendly ⓘ

Rated 5 out of 5
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Hair loss ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Affection Level ⓘ

Rated 5 out of 5
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Need to exercise ⓘ

Rated 4 out of 5
4 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Social Needs ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Apartment ⓘ

Rated 5 out of 5
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Grooming ⓘ

Rated 2 out of 5
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Stranger Friendly ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Barking Tendencies ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Health Issues ⓘ

Rated 1 out of 5
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Territorial ⓘ

Rated 2 out of 5
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Cat Friendly ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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intelligence ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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versatility ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Child Friendly ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Watchdog Ability ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Playfulness ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Images of the Cirneco dell'Etna

1. Cirneco dell’Etna during International show of dogs in Katowice – Saucer, Poland by Pleple2000 / CC BY-SA
2. Cirneco Dell Etna by Jan Eduard
3. Cirneco dell’Etna during International show of dogs in Katowice – Saucer, Poland by Pleple2000 / CC BY-SA
4. Cirneco dell’Etna during dogs show in Katowice, Poland by Pleple2000 / CC BY-SA
5. Cirneco dell’Etna by Night-thing (Flickr)
6. Cirneco by Oknolaz / CC BY-SA

Videos of the Cirneco dell'Etna

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI:Group 5 –> Spitz and primitive types. / Section 7 –> Primitive type Hunting Dogs. With working trial in Italy.
  • FCI 199
  • Federations: FCI , AKC , ANKC , ​KC , UKC
  • Standard FCI Cirneco dell'Etna race
  • Etna Cirneco FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Cirneco (English).
    2. Cirneco (French).
    3. Cirneco (German).
    4. Cirneco (Portuguese).
    5. Cirneco (Spanish).

Ibizan Hound
España FCI 89 . Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Ca Eivissenc

The Ibizan Hound is one of the medium sized Greyhound, very similar to Pharaoh Hound.

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History

The

Ibizan Hound<

/span> the Podenco Ibicenco, It is a breed canine Spanish Ibiza (Spain). It gets its name from the island Ibiza, belonging to the Group of islands in the Balearic Islands, bathed by the Mediterranean.

This dog, the sense of sight and hearing very developed, that is why he has been assigned to hunting, especially in the rabbit, both day and night.

It is a kind of primitive and rustic dog, considered one of the oldest breeds that exist and can be seen the tombs of the Pharaohs and museums whose first signs can be traced back to the 3.400 BC.

The Ibizan Hound is one of the medium sized Greyhound, very similar to Pharaoh Hound. Without a doubt a descendant of the old Egypt dogs, so say the theories written on race..

The origin of this breed is Spain, comes from the island of Ibiza. The city of Ibiza was founded in the 654 BC. by the Carthaginians and it is a conjecture states the possibility of the first settlers to carry with them their dogs of Egyptian origin for simple company and hunt rabbits which were abundant on the island.

But various genetic studies in recent years have come to conclude that contrary to widespread belief that the hound is a type of primitive imported dog makes a 3.000 the area of middle years, These dogs really are close genetic relationship with the rest of European hunting dogs and are not more “primitive” the majority of ellos… The researcher Peter Antoni Marí, Describes various aspects of the morphology, ethology and ecology of Ca Eivissenc in its work native Races of the Pitiüses.

Did You Know?

The resemblance of the Ibizan with representations of the Egyptian god Anubis dog is one of the reasons why it is often thought to be an ancient race.

Physical characteristics

Elegant and agile, with an athletic and attractive outline, and with an elastic trot.

The Ibizan Hound has a long, narrow head, sharp cone-shaped; the skull is long and narrow with a little pronounced Stop. The ears must be straight, towards front and very mobile; oblique eyes, small and always amber clear.

The nose is flesh-colored and usually be taken into account to determine the purity of the breed. The color will always be blanco-marron, Blanco-leonado or unicolor, Although this last possibility is more rare encontarlos. The weight varies between the 18 and 24 Kg, Depending on whether it's a male or a female, as well as if you are too well or poorly fed. With regard to the height of the dog there are also many disputes since fashion has at times imposed more slender and tall dogs that the found in the Pitiusas Islands.

The current standard is one height of between 66 and 72 cm., It is very far from reality and the first official standard. Dogs that are bred in Ibiza and Formentera are lower than the maximum permitted height.

Via: criadorscaeivissenc

Character and skills

Pet is an excellent. Very easy to maintain when treated well and will respect your space. It is a dog who thinks pos yes same and there are times they prefer not to have to demonstrate its appreciation towards his master nor be appreciated; just let it quiet. It requires patience when it is trained.

It is not recommendable for the home where children are (He has no patience and is very independent). Generally does not get along well with other pets. Can maintain you in apartment or House, When receive plenty of daily exercise.

Evaluations Ibizan Hound

Coexistence is important that you have with your new friend. Before considering the acquisition of a dog of the breed “Ibizan Hound” you know certain factors. Not all breeds of dogs are apt to live in an apartment, You must take into account their character, their need for exercise, their interaction with other pets, your care and if you have young children, their level of tolerance towards them.

Adaptation ⓘ

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Dog friendly ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Hair loss ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Affection Level ⓘ

Rated 5 out of 5
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Need to exercise ⓘ

Rated 4 out of 5
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Social Needs ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Apartment ⓘ

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Grooming ⓘ

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Stranger Friendly ⓘ

Rated 2 out of 5
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Barking Tendencies ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Health Issues ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Territorial ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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Cat Friendly ⓘ

Rated 2 out of 5
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intelligence ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
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versatility ⓘ

Rated 2 out of 5
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Child Friendly ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Watchdog Ability ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Playfulness ⓘ

Rated 3 out of 5
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Ibizan Hound Images

Ibizan Hound Videos

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI:Group 5 –> Spitz and type
    primitive. / Section 7 –> Primitive types, Hunting dogs.. Without working trial.
  • FCI 89
  • Federations: FCI , AKC , ANKC , CKC , ​KC , NZKC , UKC
  • FCI standard Ibizan Hound
  • IBIZAN PODENCO FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Ibizan Warren Hound, Ca Eivissenc, IBIZAN PODENCO (English).
    2. Chien de garenne des Baléares (French).
    3. Ca Eivissenc (German).
    4. Podenco ibicenico (Portuguese).
    5. Ca Eivissenc (Spanish).

Thai Ridgeback
Tailandia FCI 338 . Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Ridgeback Tailandés

The Thai Ridgeback is attached to its owner., resistant, active and loves to jump.

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History

The Thai Ridgeback is a breed of dog to dogs section primitive type.

This elegant and attractive breed of dog appears cited from ago 360 years and according to scholars of the race count, kept as it was in the beginning.

The crucial reason why the Thai Ridgeback, It has maintained intact its features was the isolation for so long, suffered Thailand, which has led that race does not mix with others and be kept pure.

It comes exactly from the eastern part of Thailand, or at least, There was where was more used as a watchdog, as responsible to defend against attacks from bandits and as an Assistant in hunting wild boar and vipers carts.

Some experts, they maintain that the Thai Ridgeback It is one of the ancestors of many of the current Asian races that share some characteristics with it, how are he Chongqing dog, the Shar Pei or the Chow Chow.

It is one of the oldest breeds that exist today.

This currently enjoying more widespread as a pet, Although it is virtually unknown outside his country of origin. And even in Thailand is a rare breed, or little-known.

Physical characteristics

The Thai Ridgeback it is a medium-sized dog with short hair, that forms a ridge on the back. Their highly developed muscles and anatomical structure are suitable for their activity as hunting dogs. The eyes are medium in size, almendrada form, dark brown; in blue or silver colored dogs, amber eyes are allowed. The ears are attached to the top of the skull, which is very wide between the ears. Triangular, very large, are leaning forward and very straight. The tail, thick at the root, gradually tapers towards the tip. Carried vertically straight or curved like a sickle.

Hair: Short and smooth. At the rear, the crest is made up of hair deviated from the rest of the body. The boundary between the ridge and neighboring regions must be well defined. The ridge can have different shapes, but symmetric is preferred.

Color: Uniform. Light brown red, black, silver and blue.

Size: Males 56-61 cm., females 51-56 cm..

Weight: 25 to 30 kg for the male and 20 to 25 kg for females

Character and skills

The Thai Ridgeback is a dog strong, powerful, tremendously, Active and vigorous. It is very distrustful with strangers and very attached to his master.

The characteristics of its fur are not required great efforts in conservation, a weekly brushing will be more than enough.

Something important to keep in mind is the dose the daily activity This dog is needed, at least one hour of exercise in the open air, that otherwise could become destructive with the furniture of the House.

You need to run, feel free… tire. Then in the home usually a dog very quiet and protector.

Comments

One of the passions of Thai Ridgeback, and perhaps the most striking, is that She loves to jump, enjoys jumping without stopping.

It's one little-known race, even in their country of origin.

Health “Thai Ridgeback”

Resistant / robust :
The Thai Ridgeback it is a robust dog but it can hardly bear the low temperatures.

Withstands heat:
Due to its origins, this dog is not afraid of high temperatures.

Withstands the cold:
His short coat does not give him good protection against bad weather.

Tendency to gain weight:
The breed is not concerned with overweight problems.

Frequent illnesses:
Seno dermoide
Hip dysplasia

Price of a “Thai Ridgeback”

The price of a Thai Ridgeback varies according to its origin, age and gender. The weak diffusion of the breed outside its country of origin does not allow knowing the average price of a puppy of the Thai Ridgeback.

Regarding the average budget to cover the needs of a dog of this size, you have to count roughly 40 euros / my.

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Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI: 338
  • Group 5: Spitz and primitive types.
  • Section 7: Primitive type – Hunting Dogs. Without working trial.

Federations:

  • FCI – Group 5: Dogs type Spitz and primitive type – Section 7: Primitive type - Hunting Dogs.

FCI Thai Ridgeback Breed Standard

Thai Ridgeback FCI Thai Ridgeback FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Thaï Dog (English).
    2. Mah Taï, Chien thaïlandais à crête dorsale, Thaï Dog, Thai Ridgeback (French).
    3. Thai Ridgeback (German).
    4. Cão-tailandês-de-crista-dorsal (Portuguese).
    5. Perro tailandés con cresta (Spanish).