Homeland and time of occurrence:
Great Britain, 17th century; height 48–51 cm, weight 22–24 kg
Individuals of this breed are divided into 2 varieties: field and exhibition. In English Springer Spaniels, the head and ears are black, the muzzle and chest are white. Field Springer Spaniels have shorter hair. They can also be completely white, not counting the impressive freckles. These dogs were specially bred for use in hunting. Continue reading
Homeland and time of occurrence: Great Britain, antiquity; height 70 – 76 cm, weight 79-86 kg
Description: The English Mastiff is one of the largest dogs in the world. The body of the mastiffs is covered with short and thick hair, there is a winter undercoat. The most common colors: apricot-reddish, silver-fawn, dark tiger.
Breed history: It is known that individuals of this breed already 2000 years ago lived in Great Britain, where they came from Asia thanks to Mediterranean and Phoenician merchants. Continue reading
Homeland and time of occurrence: Turkey, the Middle Ages; height 71-81 cm, weight 41-64 kg
Description: These are big, strong, powerful and impressive dogs, whose main purpose is grazing of herds. However, sometimes as a result of special training, it is possible to accustom the Anatolian Karabash to live in a house as a companion. Continue reading