Dog Breeds - Central Asian Ovtcharka

Breed :       Not Akc Recognized
Weight:      Male: 121-176; Female: 88-143 lbs
Height:       Male: 27-32; Female: 24-27 inches
Color(s):    Brindle, fawn, white, gray, black; solid, parti, or tri-colored.

Central Asian Ovtcharka Breed Information:
It is a Russian breed of ancient dog, which was in the past and is in the present used to guard livestock from large predators like wolves and bear. These are immensely popular in England, Poland and Italy but are rare in United States because of ban against their export.

Central Asian Ovtcharka Health and Diseases:
Central Asian Ovtcharka is relatively a healthy breed with only hip and elbow problems and may live for 10 to 12 years.