The group 2 of the FCI is reserved for dogs type Molossoid.
Molossoid is a term that identifies a family of dog breeds, known primarily for their powerful muscles and robust physical build. Let's see what are the general features of this family, how many kinds of Molossoid exist and what are the characteristics of each of them. We will conclude this guide with some tips on how to train dogs Molossoid, that being a family of particularly strong and energetic specimens requires extra care compared to other families of dog breeds.
The FCI ⓘ (Federation Cynologique Internationale) recognize 337 races and each is ‘property’ from a specific country, where it had its origin. All of them are included in 10 Groups under a registration number, a section number and a group number.
Standard – classification FCI
- Group 2: Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossian breeds - Swiss Mountain and Cattle
- Section 2.1: Molossoid, mastiff type.
Today there are two categories of dogs Molossoid; dogs mastiff type and dogs mountain type. In this box we will focus on the Molossoid, mastiff type.
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of the BOXER
The Boxer It is a breed of working dogs
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The Broholmer it's interesting, partly because it's a breed of
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The Cimarrón uruguayo is a
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The Dogo Canario It
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12 Great Dane
It is an expensive dog, that he eats in proportion to his size and that when he is young he needs some care
The Great Dane is the
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17 Shar Pei
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