Romanian Mioritic Shepherd dog

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  • Country: Romania
  • Group: Shepherd / guard
  • Weight: 40 - 60 kg
  • Height: 65-85 cm
  • Colors: white, yellow, light gray
  • Training: easy to train
  • Grooming: The coat is soft, long and dense
  • Grooming: The coat is soft, long and dense
  • Health: very healthy (has all season coat)
  • Litter size: 6 - 8 puppies
  • Lifespan: 12 - 14 years
  • Other names: Shepherd Mioritic, Mioritic Romanian, Romanian shepherd Mioritic, caine ciobanesc mioritic

Romanian Mioritic Shepherd dog

Mioritic Shepherd is a breed originally from Romania, an excellent guard dog used for centuries by shepherds in Romania.

Carpathian Shepherd Dog was selected from an endemic breed in areas Carpathians and the Danube Delta. For centuries his main task was to guard and to herd sheep and which is appreciated at this dog it is that it has been preserved until today.

The first standard was developed by the National Institute Zootenic in 1934, then updated and joined the Romanian Kennel Club in 1982, 1999 and 2001.

It is also called and Romanian Shepherd Mioritic.

Food Mioritic Shepherd

Menu dogs varies depending on age, race and even individual. Nutrients suitable for a diet full and healthy rice or barley cooked very well, chicken soup / beef without bones, bones of beef big well cooked an egg yolk per week, cheese, plain biscuits, polenta, vegetables (carrot, celery, parsnips, peppers) cooked or raw, dry food cans, etc.

Prohibited foods: pork, pig bones, fish or poultry, beans, peas, cabbage, potatoes, onions, spinach (all vegetables that contain a large amount of starch ferment), salty cheese, cheese, excess fat or fried foods, sausage, soups, alcohol or fizzy sweets.

Regardless of any age dog food will be introduced gradually in dog's diet to avoid indigestion. If you go on dry food dog policyholders water available to drink when thirsty.

Description Mioritic Shepherd

A large dog, agile, nimble, with a vigorous aspect. The body is strong, the chest is big and wide. Sexual dimorphism is quite easily seen, males are usually larger and stronger than females.

The head is the wolf, strong, but not great, with strong bite. The forehead is broad, slightly curved, the skull is wide between the ears. The nose is large and has black. Elongated snout is almost equal to the skull length, fleshy lips are pigmented and well defined. The eyes are almond-shaped brown - black.

Bushy tail is covered with hair is carried hanging at your sides. The fur is soft and dense, except facend head and feet where hair is short. The body and neck dog has longer hair with different colors and patches of colors: white, black, brown, gray, brown. The height is 65 - 75cm for males and 60-70 cm in females. The weight is proportional to a large dog, but not greasy.

Behavior Mioritic Shepherd

A brave watchdog, is distinguished by instinctive and unconditional attachment to the herd and his master.

This dog is balanced, extraordinary herd, distrustful of strangers who will not accept almost all around him.

He likes children, which will occur regardless of the risks.

Training Mioritic Shepherd

Born to guard, this dog has an amazing instinct, it is unconditionally devoted to his master. A calm and stable dog, a dog that tends to become leader if left.

To not let the dog owner to take decisions that need to impose it to know who makes the decisions. Like other dog breeds Ciobanescu Mioritic regardless of hierarchy, so it will understand that decisions lord, man-dog relationship will be successful.

Characteristics Mioritic Shepherd

Shepherd Dog is not recommended for apartment life. All-season coat has such drivers say that I favor and recommend it to live outside.

Excercitii needs daily movement. He would run all day long, so if you buy one you should have his yard where he can consume energy.

Health Mioritic Shepherd

Not specifically indicated certain diseases, if well cared lives up to 15 years without any problem.

There may be specific diseases of dogs, but with a lower chance: hip dysplasia, cataracts in old age can be advanced.

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