Dog Breeds - Fila Brasileiro

Breed  :           Not AKC Recognized
Weight:           Male: 140 - 180; Female: 125 - 160 lbs
Height:            24 - 29.5 inches
Color(s):          All colors are permitted except white, mouse grey, patches, dappled, or black and tan.

Fila Brasileiro Breed Information:
The Fila Brasileiro is a large breed of dogs having been developed in Brazil. This breed is very strong, brave, dedicated and devoted friend animal. It is extremely affectionate and protects his owner and house.  

Fila Brasileiro Health and Diseases
They have a life expectancy of 9 to 11 years and are prone to few diseases such as:
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Bloat
  • Gastric torsion
  • Elbow dysplasia
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy