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Caucasian Ovtcharka

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Caucasian Ovtcharka puppy
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Caucasian Ovtcharka puppy names
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02. Bubba Bailey
03. Jasper Roxy
04. Diesel Hope
05. Lucky Annie
06. Rex Sophie
07. Sparky Brownie
08. Jasper Addie
09. Bubba Gracie
10. Avery Jade
Caucasian Ovtcharka information
Name Caucasian Ovtcharka
Other names Bombora, CO, Caucasian, Circassian sheep dog
Origin Circassia, Soviet Union, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan
Size Type Giant dog breeds
Breed Group Guardian dog breeds (UKC)
Life span 10 - 11  years
Temperament Alert, Quick, Calm, Dominant, Powerful, Strong
Height 24 - 33 inches
Weight 80 - 100 pounds
Colors Fawn, Black, Cream, Grey, White, Rust
Puppy Price Average $1500 - $2000 USD
Caucasian Ovtcharka Characteristics
Good with Kids
Cat Friendly
Dog Friendly
Trainability
Shedding
Watchdog Best!
Intelligence
Grooming
Popularity
Adaptability
Hypoallergenic No
Overview
Caucasian Ovtcharka arrived in the former West Germany in the nineteen sixties. At that time, as the border patrol dogs, especially patrol along the Berlin wall. In 1989, when the Berlin wall was removed, 7000 robust patrol dogs were disbanded. Many dogs were sent to the German ordinary family. In Germany the fine breeding to ensure that caution independent dog 's future, with its popularity, breeders to pay more attention to choose their docile character. Caucasian shepherd dog is one of the biggest dog world, bigger than a level of Tibetan mastiff. Are used for animal care and security.
Body type
The proportion of the length of body vs. the height at the withers is 100:108. The ribs are well sprung and let down to, or slightly below, the elbows. The chest is broad and deep. The line of the back inclines very slightly downward from broad, muscular, prominent withers to a strong, broad back with a straight upper line. The loin is short, broad, and slightly arched. The croup is broad, long, muscular, and nearly flat. Tuck-up is moderate. The skin is thick and elastic.
Coat
The Caucasian Ovcharka has a double coat consisting of longer, coarse outer guard hairs and dense undercoat made up of soft, fine hair. Coat on the muzzle, forehead, and the front of the legs is short and smooth. Longer coat on the cheeks and the backskull stands away from the body and contributes to the bear-like appearance of this breed.
Color
Caucasian shepherd dog variety of colors: agouti grey light grey, silver, reddish yellow, or have no white patch. White, cream, yellow brown, dark brown or black color, with or without white patches. Stripe mosaic or white with gray patches. At the end of the hair color lighter. The head is often a out of the ordinary black mask. Most of the Caucasus dogs look has grey gradient. Other colors can depict rust, straw color, yellow, white, brindle, soil color, spot color and variegated color.
Temperament
Caucasians are spirited, intelligent, strong-willed guardian dogs. While gentle and demonstrative with family members, the Caucasian’s active defense reaction and strong territorial instincts make this breed very suspicious of strange people or dogs. They are steady and even tempered but will protect their flock, family, and property from danger - real or perceived - with lightning-quick speed. Caucasian Ovcharka have keen senses, so they are very alert and good trackers. Any change in their surroundings can result in warning barks and growls, particularly at night. The breed is slow to mature and headstrong. Socialization and patient training techniques can be used to temper the Caucasian Ovcharka’s characteristic suspicion and aggressiveness toward strange people and dogs, resulting in a mature dog with good judgment. This breed is hardy and able to adapt to a wide range of climates.
Gait
At a trot, the Caucasus pace freely, step size medium, generally not in a hurry. Afterbody keep level, front and rear legs footprint line approximately parallel, front and rear legs bend. The back and waist bending and extending. When the speed is increased, the footprint line spacing will be shortened, almost into a straight line, the state only to the giant heavy running time will be broken.
More info
Caucasian Shepherd Dog wiki , Caucasian Ovtcharka UKC
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