Karakachan Temperament and Lifespan

Karakachan has great instinct to protect its territory. It is also called Bulgarian Shepherd Dog which protects their property even without the presence of the owner. These dogs have a very stable nervous system: they don't have typical psychiatric disorders, aggression or seizures. Bulgarian shepherd dogs tend to dominate and can be a bit stubborn.

The dog will only respect the strong-willed owner. So from an early age you need to teach your puppy and begin to raise it. Train a Bulgarian shepherd dog is relatively difficult, it's pretty smart dog with a good memory. With the proper care, a Karakachan can live up to 14 years.

How Much Does a Karakachan Cost and Price Range

The price for Karakachan dog ranges from $800 to $1000. If you have decided to have this breed as your pet, then you should find the trustworthy breeder and first to look at the parents of the puppy to make sure that you are offered a good quality pedigree dog with the documents.

Karakachan Colors, Shedding, Full Size and Average Weight

If we look at the Bulgarian Shepherd, we find a dog that is similar to the pooch, as the most inexperienced dog owners can think as it is shaggy, rather large dog, black and white, less white and brown in color, with light spots on the nose and drooping ears. These symptoms often lead to the fact that your puppy may reject in the breed standard, it is called a "weakly expressed breed."

If we turn to the breed standards that were written back in the 1991 and in 2005 they were adopted by the international association of breeders, we will see that the dog should be roughly knocked, with a large head, medium length hair and a decent size. For example, the Bulgarian Shepherd dog may reach the growth at the withers of about 65 cm, the weight of a dog can reach 40-50 kg. In general, the dog has impressive size and demands respect.

Karakachan Breed Characteristics, Information and Facts

Usually, the Bulgarian Shepherd Dog chooses a master and permits the rest of the family members to be close to it. The Bulgarian shepherd dog reacts tolerantly to strangers in the presence of the owner, but the man who has got into the house, where there are no owners, would not be able to explain the dog that yesterday he was a guest here. The main applications are: the security guard or caretaker (including herding dog) or just a companion dog.

Jhon (Dog Breeder)