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Facts about Anatolian Shepherds

The Anatolian Shepherd Dog is a breed of dog which originated in the Anatolia region of central Turkey. It is rugged, large and very strong, with good sight and hearing that allow it to protect livestock. With its high speed and agility it is able to run down a predator with great efficiency. The Kennel Club of the United Kingdom classifies it as a shepherd dog and Fédération Cynologique Internationale classifies it as molossus/mountain dog #331.

Coat colors

  • White
  • Brindle
  • Liver
  • Blue Fawn
  • Red Fawn
  • White & Biscuit


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