Top 5 interesting facts About Caucasian Shepherd Dog

Caucasian Shepherd Dog, also known as the Caucasian Ovcharka is an ancient breed of dog.

It is believed that they are descendants of the pre-historic Molosser dogs that existed around several thousand years ago.

The breed is named after the Caucasus Mountains, between the intersection of Europe and Asia.

The Caucasian Shepherd Dog breed is known for its impressive size with their height ranging between 23-30 inches and weighing between 99-170 pounds.

There are mainly two varieties of Caucasian Shepherd Dog breeds – The Mountain Type has a larger body mass and a longer coat, and the Steppe type has a lighter body mass and shorter coat.

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