||The Caucasian Shepherd dog was used for hundreds of years to guard sheep in Russia and other areas that were part of the Soviet Union. They are popular in Russia and are used more as pets than working dogs now.
||tan, gray, fawn, white and brindle
||The coat is thick and water resistant, in both varieties, short and long-haired.
||The Caucasian Shepherd dog is strong, brave and protective.
||The Caucasian Shepherd dog generally gets along well with children and pets in the family. They shouldn't be left alone with children, as they may misinterpret rough play for danger and attempt to intervene.
||The thick coat of the both types needs regular brushing.
||The Caucasian Shepherd dog needs an owner willing to take the time to train. Proper training is essential to avoid the dog becoming vicious. A dominant owner is best for this breed.
||This breed needs a large yard with plenty of room to run.
|Country of Origin:
||Cocos (Keeling) Islands