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Breed:

Komondor

Group (AKC):

Working

Country of OriginHungary
Type of coatlong, moppish corded, weather resistant, shedding, highly absorbant
Groomingcords require a lot of maintenance, the coat will absorb moisture and odors and will mildew if not properly cared for, clipping is an option for less maintenance
Average height23-27 inches
Average weight80-120 pounds
Activity levelvery vigorous
Watchdogyes, very high ability, very territorial
Protectionno
Intelligencemedium-low
Trainabilitylow, start early, be firm and uncompromising
Compatibility with childrennot recommended
Characterindependent, protective, suspicious of strangers, meant to live on its own with a herd of sheep,
Ideal home environmentrural ranch or country home with a fenced yard
Ideal ownerdominant, stern leader with time to exercise, socialize, and train
Suggestions:early obedience training and socialization, mandatory daily exercise
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Additional notes:

Unless you live in a remote, rural location, this is not a good choice.

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