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Dalmation

Group Utility Dogs
AKC Group AKC Non-sporting Dogs
Temperament quiet, alert
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Occasional Grooming
Activeness Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Difficult to train dogs breeds

Dalmation Facts

First used for Carriage dog
Country of origins Former Yugoslavia
Year of origin 1400s
Colors White with black spots, or white with liver spots.
Height (min) 22 inches (56 cm)
Height (max) 24 inches (51 cm)
Weight (min) 50 lbs (23 kg)
Weight (max) 55 lbs (25 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 10 years
Life expectancy (max) 12 years