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Canaan Dog

Group Utility Dogs
AKC Group AKC Herding Dogs
Temperament intelligent, well balanced
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Moderate Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Regular Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Canaan Dog Facts

First used for Guarding the flock
Country of origins Israel
Year of origin 2000 bc
Colors White, black, sandy to reddish-brown
Height (min) 19 inches (48 cm)
Height (max) 24 inches (60 cm)
Weight (min) 35 lbs (16 kg)
Weight (max) 55 lbs (25 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years