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

In the section 5 you will find dog breeds from Japan countries, 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 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 5: Spitz and primitive types.
  • Section 5: Asian Spitz and related breeds

1 Akita


Loving and protective of the family, distrustful to strangers.


Also called Akita Inu , It is a breed of dog of the

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2 American Akita

American Akita

Dog of great physical strength and very resistant to cold.

American Akita

Also known as Great Japanese Dog. This dog of structure molosoide

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3 Chow Chow

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow are distinguished by their unusual language black-bluish color

The Chow Chow It is a breed of dog originating in China. The

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4 Eurasian


The Eurasian is 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 is still a very rare breed of dog, that you hardly ever see outside your home country.

This ancient lineage

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6 Japanese Spitz

Japanese Spitz

The Japanese Spitz is a very people-oriented dog.

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

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7 Kai

Kai Tora-Ken

The Kai comes from the province of the same name “Kai”, a region of Japan surrounded by mountains in Yamanashi prefecture. Between

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8 Kishu


Representatives of this Japanese hunting breed are characterized by their resistance, intelligence, great courage and, usually, a strong instinct

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9 Korea Jindo Dog

Korean Jindo

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

Korea Jindo Dog

The exact origins of this breed of dog are

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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

Since ancient times

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