Romanian Carpathian Shepherd Dog
The Carpathian Shepherd Dog is a breed of large sheep dogs that originated in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania. This dog was used for centuries by Romanian shepherds. The Carpathian Shepherd Dog was selected out of an endemic breed that exists in the Carpathians and the Danube area. For centuries this breed kept its features untouched up to now. In order to successfully keep a Carpatin, the family must achieve pack leader status. It is a dignified, calm and well-balanced dog.
23-29 in (59-73 cm)
71–176 lb (32–80 kg)
Dog Breed Characteristics