This powerful giant was bred in Spain to protect herds of sheep from wolves. Along with the English mastiff, he is the largest dog on Earth. Unlike the British congener, he has a longer coat. Although it may seem that its impressive size makes it inactive, it is not. The Spanish mastiff cannot be called awkward – he knows how to stay with dignity.
These dogs are still used as guard dogs, and therefore they can boast a number of skills that are so appreciated by dog breeders. Continue reading