Atlas Mountain Dog

Atlas Mountain Dog

The Atlas Mountain Dog is a North African dog breed mostly used as a livestock guardian, protecting herds of sheep and goats. In its native Morocco, it is often paired in hunting with the Sloughi, which chases down prey that the Aidi has located by scent. Its other names are Aïdi, Atlas Shepherd Dog, Berber Dog, Chien de l'Atlas, Chien de Montagne de l'Atlas and a popular nickname is Kabyle Dog.
Atlas Mountain Dog Height

Height:

20–24 in (52–62 cm)

Atlas Mountain Dog Weight

Weight:

50-55 lb (23-26 kg)

Atlas Mountain Dog Origin

Origin:

Morocco

Atlas Mountain Dog Life Expectancy

Life Expectancy:

10-12 years

Dog Breed Characteristics

Energy Level
Grooming Needs
Exercise Needs
Trainability
Intelligence
Kid Friendly
Dog Friendly
General Health

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