🐾 The Dalmatian is a breed of dog whose roots trace back to Croatia and its historical region of Dalmatia. It is noted for its unique black or liver or more rare colors, include blue, brindle, mosaic, tricolored spotted coat and was mainly used as a carriage dog in its early days. The Dalmatian is a mid-sized, well-defined, muscular dog with excellent endurance and stamina. Blue-eyed Dalmatians have a greater incidence of deafness. Today, this dog remains a well-loved family pet.