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Breed Standard of the Kangal Dog

General Appearance:

It is a large, powerful, rugged dog, having both great agility and endurance.


Dewlap not excessive; eyes almond-shaped; V-shaped ears with rounded apex


Long, highest, with a curl in the end; carried in a wheel when alert


Any, most common is fawn with black mask


Weight: Male 110 – 150 lb; Female 80 – 120 lb

Height: Male from 29” up; Female: from 27” up


This is a serious dog, devoted to its family and its duty as family protector. At the same time, it is laid back and easygoing, never on the lookout for trouble.

Kangal Dog
Kangal Dog