Pyrenean Mastiff

Breed: Pyrenean Mastiff

Family: Molossoid

Nationality: Italian

Weight (kg): 54 - 70
Size (cm): 72 - 86
Hair type: stiff, tight, thick, moderate length

Color Standards: White with a well defined mask. Sometimes spots of the same color as the mask spread over the body. Ears always colorful.

Origin and History: This breed comes from the Tibetan mastiff. They originate from many other breeds of mastiffs.

Personality: It is a calm and noble dog who can be fierce against foreigners.

Known health problems: Elbow and hip dysplasia, patella luxation, cataract, entropion, haemorrhage, spinal disorders, sensitivity to anesthesia.