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Breed: Kuvasz
Country of Origin: Ancient Tibet and Turkey, medieval Hungary
AKC Group: Working
Function: Guard, hunter, protector
Life Span: 6-9 years
Appearance: Powerful & lanky
Color: White
Coat Type: Long, shedding
Grooming: Brush frequently
Height: 26-30 inches
Weight: 70-110 pounds
Activity Level: Very high
Watch Dog: Very high
Protection: No
Intelligence: High
Trainability: Very low
Good With Children: Ok
Good With Pets: No
Good With Strangers: No
Character: Smart, powerful, athletic, bold
Home Environment: Large fenced yard
Best Owner: Leader with time to train
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Biting, shyness, aggression, destructive
Physical: Hip dysplasia, bloat, skin problems
Recommendations: Avoid warm climates, daily exercise, no spoiling