Dog breeds Group 5 - Section 5 of the FCI – Asian Spitz and related breeds.

Dog breeds Group 5

In the section 5 you will find dog breeds from the countries Japan, China and the Republic of Korea.

The different breeds of dogs in this section are all working dogs from their origin and were bred for hunting, for surveillance purposes or for grazing or protecting animals.

They differ from the type dogs European Spitz for their greater independence and their tendency to be stubborn.

The FCI (Federation Cynologique Internationale) recognize 337 races and each one is ‘property’ from a specific country, where it had its origin. All of them are included in 10 Groups under one registration number, a section number and a group number.

Standard – classification FCI

  • Group 5: Spitz and primitive types.
  • Section 5: Asian Spitz and related breeds

1 Akita


The Akita he is affectionate and protective with the family, suspicious of strangers.


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2 American Akita

American Akita

The American Akita is a dog of great physical strength and very resistant to cold.


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3 Chow Chow

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow are distinguished by their unusual blue-black tongue

The Chow Chow has been known for more than 2500 years in

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4 Eurasian


The Eurasian is self-confident, quiet, tolerant, adaptable, willing to learn and smart.

In the Decade of 1960, Julius Wipfel raised females

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5 Hokkaido


The Hokkaido still a very rare breed of dog, who is hardly ever seen outside of his home country.

This ancient lineage

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6 Japanese Spitz

Japanese Spitz

The Japanese Spitz he is a very people-oriented dog.

The strong similarity to the Mittelspitz (Standard or Medium Spitz) German

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7 Kai

Kai Tora-Ken

Due to the primitive character of the Kai, it is not recommended to keep it solely as a family dog.

The Kai comes from the province of the same name

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8 Kishu


The Kishu of Japanese hunting are characterized by their resistance, intelligence, great courage and, usually, a strong hunting instinct.

The Kishu

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9 Korea Jindo Dog

Korean Jindo

The Korea Jindo Dog It is the classic single master dog.


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10 Shiba Inu

Shiba Inu

The Shiba Inu It is the smallest of the six original and distinct breeds of dog Japan.

The Shiba Inu it's an old

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11 Shikoku


Less stubborn than the other Spitz breeds, the Shikoku, he is very little known outside his native land, Japan

Already since

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