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Akbash Dog (livestock guardian)
The Akbash Dog is native to western Turkey and is a livestock guarding dog. Their name literally translates to "white head" and archeological evidence suggests these dogs have been domesticated for nearly 10,000 years! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akbash_Dog
The Akbash Dog is native to western Turkey in the region known as the Akbaş, and it is primarily used as a livestock guardian dog. The Akbash can live up to 11 years and most litters consist of 8 puppies. Males can weigh up to 140 lbs.
The Akbash dog, the closest Ill ever get to having a polar bear
Mountain Dog breeds. Mountain dog is a generic form of dog, a group of similar or related dog breeds or landraces typically from mountain environs of central Eurasia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mountain_dog
I know that when it grows up it could kill me in my sleep but I don't care. Look at that sweet face!
The most unbelievably adorable baby polar bear!
Awww so cute
Newfs are never 'small' except in comparison to their adult size
Akbash Maremma Dog / Turkish Shepherd / Akbaş Çoban Köpeği / Akbas Coban Kopegi
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"And they live happily ever after"...The library by my mom's house actually has an event called "Reading with Dogs" where they bring in (shelter?) dogs & let kids read to them.
From Dog Lovers
english springer spaniel (the only two dogs I owned were english springers, would stick with this breed for the rest of my life if I didn't have 5 cats)
Hope to have one or two someday. When able to.#Cane #Corso #dogs
Australian Cattle Dog pup. #dogs #puppies