canaan dog

  • Hypoallergenic: no
  • Height: 20-24 inches for male , 19-23 inches for female
  • Weight: male 45-55 pounds , female 35-45 pounds
  • Coat: double coat, consisting of a harsh, flat outer coat and a softer undercoat.
  • Life Span: 12-15 years
  • Temperament: agile, tireless, confident,territorial,obedient, affectionate, intelligent
  • Overview:

    the Canaan dogs are medium-large sized dogs.they are very intelligent and known to be quick at learning. they are affectionate and overly protective of family members,but they are reserved to strangers and new environment and often inform their family members of intruders through barking. this makes it a perfect watchdog. they require brushing about two times a week and an occasional bath. the Canaan dog shed the coat once a year which is the period that requires frequent brushing.

    Canaan dog are believed to have their origin in  Israel,Jordan,Lebanon.