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This Italian mastiff was bred to hunt wild boar and today acts as a guard dog. Fiercely devoted to his family, he doesn't care for strangers or small animals. More athletic and agile than other mastiffs, he’ll sit at your feet with impressive weight.
Cane Corso Breed Information
Cane Corso dog
Cane Corso / Italian Mastiff
Shiba baby puppy in a playful stance! Odin does this all the time lol
He is soooo cute. I wish he were mine, but then, hmmm his feet are so big, ahhh Oh I love him Mastiff
Neapolitan mastiff...cousin to the Cane Corso. Both are Italian breeds of mastiff.
2.5 months old! (Tibetan Mastiff) he looks like a bear and is probably going to be close to the size of one :) LOVE.
Cane corso Italian mastiff
Trying to learn how to do this. So far, no luck...I think I've pinned this wonderful dog but then it's not on my board. Maybe this time?
Unusual dog breeds: Neapolitan Mastiff. Popular pet in ancient Rome as guard dogs ... and to bait bears, bulls, and jaguars.
If you ask my mother-in-law, she will tell you this looks just like my sister-in-law....and no, she's not insulting her daughter. Her dog is definitely family.~ Italian Spinone
Tibetan Mastiff, which I'm told is not a true mastiff. Because it's obviously a lion-dog.
Baby Cane Corso a.k.a. Italian Mastiff- Please oh please!!