Spanish Mastiff puppies for sale
When looking for Spanish Mastiff dogs puppies for sale, this breed may be referred to as the Mastin de Loen, Mastin Espanol, and Mastin de Espana. The Spanish Mastiff originated in the country of Spain and believed to have descended from the ancient Molosser dogs like other mastiff breeds. This is a very old breed that probably appeared over 2000 years ago. This breed was used to guard livestock from predators and property from intruders. They were also used to pull heavy carts. This is the largest of all native Spanish breeds. This breed is very popular in their homeland but not well known outside of Spain. The Spanish Mastiff dogs puppies for sale range between 28 to 32 inches in height and weigh between 185 and 225 pounds if not larger. The average lifespan is approximately 10 to 11 years. Health problems associated with this breed are bloating, hip dysplasia, heart disease, and whelping difficulties that often require a cesarean. The coat colors of the Spanish Mastiff are black, yellow, red, red brown, wolf grey, or other spotted colors. The coat is thick and short with a wooly texture. Regular brushing is required with extra brushing required during the shedding season. The Spanish Mastiff dogs puppies for sale are a large, powerful, and independent breed. These dogs puppies for sale are a breed that tends to remain aloof from people, even their owners. The males tend to be more sweet tempered and less aloof than the females of the breed. The Spanish Mastiff is characterized by a powerful head and a double dewlap (folds of loose skin) on the neck and hind feet. This breed commonly drools and snores loudly. When you see Spanish Mastiff dog puppies for sale and make the decision to make a Spanish Mastiff a member of your family, you will find this breed to be confident, intelligent, and faithful companion. This breed is very loyal and protective, but tends not to be overly demonstrative. The Spanish Mastiff is a natural guard dog. This breed tends to be more alert and active during the night than during the day. Due to their size and temperament it is strongly recommended that socialization and training begin at an early age. This breed tends to be aggressive with strange dogs. This breed is very tolerant of small children but may accidently injure them during rough play due to their size. The Spanish Mastiff dogs puppies for sale can be stubborn and dominant and is not recommended for first time owners. The Spanish Mastiff is not recommended for apartment living due to their large size. This breed requires a moderate amount of physical exercise and not recommended for an overly active dog owner. This breed tends to lumber when they move. The Spanish Mastiff is adaptable to both hot and cold climates; however, they adapt better to drier climates than a humid climate. If you need a guard dog, this is the dog for you.