Dogo Argentino

The Dogo Argentino is a dog that was once used only for hunting , wild boar , pumas , foxes, etc. . It was developed by an Argentine doctor who sought besides being able to hunt, be able to do it in a pack and grab prey and wait for his master.

Dogs are part of a big game to work are also trained for search and rescue, police assistance , and military service work. They are very loving with children , very loyal and affectionate with people. As a breed that has been developed for hunting in a group, are well adapted to living with other dogs , although it is clear that we must educate them from small , as they are very strong and highly resistant to pain dogs. The attacks on animals or humans are very rare to have to good education is a great companion. We must be consistent in your training and sociabilizarlos from small to other dogs and people.

They are dogs that should not be too long in the sun because their skin and hair , that being white makes them more prone to skin problems, should they cepillarles hair with a glove every week to keep you good hair . Also by a lack of pigment may suffer bilateral deafness unilateral ( one ear) or ( in both ears ) may also suffer from hip dysplasia , or skin disease called demodexia .

The coat is white , should have no pigmentation in the body, but have you ever seen one with a stain on the face. Their size ranges from 60 to 66 cm. for males and 60 to 62 cm . for females , and weigh between 48-54 kg . males and about 45 kg . females.