Himalayan Sheep Dog
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anyone who does, please send a good profile photograph of the Dog (without humans in the
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|The Mountain sheep dogs of ancient times spread from northern India across
Central Asia into Europe. It is believed that India's Bangara Mastiff and Bhotia are in
fact the same breed - The Himalayan Sheep Dog. It is a muscular,
efficient guard Dog. It is still used as a herder but is also a companion dog. It weighs
23-41 kgs and is about 51-60 cms in height. It maybe in a variety of colours.
Picture: Roxy. Sent by Rajat Bisht, email:
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