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Overview: The Anatolian Shepherd originated over 6000 years ago in Turkey. The dog is especially suited to withstand the cold harsh weather conditions of the Anatolian plateau. The dogs were and are still used to guard flock and other property. This breed is the national emblem of turkey.

Height: The height of this breed of dogs, like most other dogs, differs from male to female. The height of a male can range from 28 to 30 inches. The height for the female is between 26 to 28 inches.

Weight: Just like the height, the weight of the Anatolian Shepherd differs from male to female. The males have more weight than their female counterparts. The weight of a male could range from 100 to 150 pounds while the female can range from 90 to 130 pounds.

Color(s): The colors for this breed vary. Them colors recognised by the American Kennel club include : biscuit and white, blue fawn, brindle, fawn, gray fawn, liver, red fawn and white.

Character: The Anatolian Shepherd is bold, intelligent and loyal. They were bred to guard flock. Thus, they would protect property and territory with ferocity. The dogs are instinctively guard dogs and thus do not really need guidance or supervision in that respect.

The dog can be very stubborn and thus needs to reminded of their place in the pecking order. They will not listen to a human if they feel they rank higher han the human in the order. This dog also likes to roam about. Thus, it would be best if it is micro-chipped so that it can be easily located.

Temperament: The Anatolian Shepherd is a loyal, intelligent and calm dog; not prone to aggressiveness. Socialization is very imperative for this breed as it would help it relate well with other animals including cats. Due to this dog's large size, it is best if it is not put in homes with small children as they could get injured. If the dog is intended for guarding flock, it should be left outside with the flock. It doesn't need supervision in the regard of guarding flock as its natural instinct will kick in.

Care: The Anatolian Shepherd doesn't need too much of grooming. Its coat should be brushed during summer months as this is when it seasonally sheds its coat. This dog is not suited for indoor living as it likes to roam about. If it should stay indoors, it should be ensured that there is enough space for it to roam.

Coat: This breed has short coat and a rough one. The short coat is approximately one inch in lenght while the rough one is about 4 inches. The coat is usually thicker around the neck as this helps to protect it especially during fight with animals that threaten the flock. This dog has a thick undercoat and it is also a seasonal shedder.

Training: Early socialisation is very essential for this breed. The Anatolian Shepherd should also be taught from an early age to be obedient as it becomes harder to control when it grows older due to the fact that it becomes large.

Activity: The Anatolian Shepherd needs a lot of exercising to help it burn of excess energy. The dog is not suitable for indoor living as it likes to roam about. The dogs as also better behaved when given a job to do; like guarding the flock.

Ideal Living Quarters: The Anatolian Shepherd is not ideal for living in enclosed spaces and apartments. If it should be in an enclosed space, there should be enough room for it to roam about. It is not ideal for city living but best suited for a rural setting where it has a lot of roaming space.

Help reduce the number of Anatolian Shepherd Puppies in shelters by Spaying and neutering pets. By doing this your beloved Anatolian Shepherd pet will live longer. Leave the breeding to the professionals. If you are interested in breeding talk to your Anatolian Shepherd breeder.  Many Anatolian Shepherd puppies are often purchased with little or no knowledge of what goes into parenting one. Uneducated decisions often leave the Anatolian Shepherd  puppy in need of adoption and in the care of rescue groups. Bringing home a Anatolian Shepherd puppy into your family has many benefits but we first implore you to educate yourself. An informed decision will take into account the Anatolian Shepherd characteristics, your lifestyle, expected veterinary care, the demands and limitations of owning a Anatolian Shepherd, their activity requirements and levels of companionship required

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