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Breed: Komondor
Country of Origin: Hungary
AKC Group: Herding
Function: Herding and guarding
Life Span: 10-12 years
Appearance: Strong, sturdy
Color: White
Coat Type: Long, moppish, weather resistant, shedding
Grooming: Requires a lot of maintenance unless clipped
Height: 23-27 inches
Weight: 80-120 pounds
Activity Level: Very high
Watch Dog: Yes
Protection: No
Intelligence: Medium-low
Trainability: Low
Good With Children: No
Good With Pets: No
Good With Strangers: No
Character: Independent, suspicious, protective
Home Environment: Country home with a fenced yard
Best Owner: Dominant and stern
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Aggression, disobedient, viscous
Physical: Hip dysplasia, bloating, skin problems
Recommendations: Daily exercise is a must