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Spanish Mastiff

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Spanish Mastiff
Spanish Mastiff and puppy
Spanish Mastiff and puppy
Alternative names
Mastín Español
Country of origin
Spain
Common nicknames
 
Classification and breed standards
FCI: Group 2 Section 2 #91
Not recognized by any major kennel club
This breed of dog is extinct
Notes
 

The Spanish Mastiff is a large breed of dog, originating in Spain, originally bred to be a guard dog whose purpose is to defend livestock from wolves and other predators.

Appearance

The Spanish Mastiff is a very large and powerful dog, similar in appearance to the other Mastiff breeds. They have a large powerful head, with loose folds of skin and a double dewlap on the neck.


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