The Central Asian Ovtcharka (CAO) is a Large strong musculature dog by appearance. Ears and tails are cropped at an early age to help with the dogs ability to fight off predators. Which they have done for centuries...The CAO is a loyal, fearless dog with the ability to protect flock and family.
Learning Rate: Moderate independent
owners should own this breed.. They prefer to live outdoors but adapt well to indoor living
with skills of a Hunter, unsurpassed protector and friend to the people of Central Asia. Evidence has dated this breed to Before Christ when dogs were created to fend off predators from the Shepherds Sheep. Modern writings of this dog dates back to over 100 years ago in a Book History of the Mastiff by Wynn