|Overview:||The Karst Shepherd is named for the area in which it was developed. They are good guard dogs and make a good pet, with the right training.|
|Breed Group:||Flock Guard|
|Colors:||varying shades of iron and silver gray|
|Coat:||The double coat is long and thick|
|Character:||The Karst Shepherd is reliable, independent and protective of home and family.|
|Temperament:||Karst Shepherds get along well with children and other pets.|
|Care:||This breed will need occasional bathing and regular brushing.|
|Training:||Training needs to be respectful and consistent. This breed wants to be your partner and will resist rough training.|
|Activity:||Karst Shepherds need a large yard with plenty of room to run. They should not live in an apartment.|
|Country of Origin:||Slovenia|
Breed Group: Flock Guard Colors: More or less dark fawn with a mingling of black hairs and sometimes a little white at the chest and on the feet; more or less light grey, often with white on the head, chest and on the feet; harlequin of varied tones. The black coats, black with white markings, are not very widespread. The coats of pure colour are preferred. Faults : Too many and too big white patches. Black coat with tan on the head and on the legs (called bas rouges = red socks). Disqualifying faults : White coat.
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Breed Group: Flock Guard Weight (lbs): 100-132 Height (in): 25-28 Colors: black, tawny, yellow, either patches or striped.