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Perro de Presa Canario

Perro de Presa Canario

This large, protective Molosser-type breed is often referred to as a Presa Canario or simply “Presa”. These dogs were originally bred to work livestock, and now are often used as guard dogs. They’re loyal and docile to their family members and often alert or suspicious with strangers.

Illustration courtesy of the Swedish Kennel Club

Quick Facts


Height

Male: 24-26in

Female: 22-24in

Weight

Male: 110-130lb

Female: 83-110lb

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Favorite Names

For Male

  1. Zeus
  2. Diesel
  3. Gus
  4. Hank
  5. Jackson
  6. Moose
  7. Apollo
  8. Hades
  9. Tank
  10. Toby

For Female

  1. Bella
  2. Luna
  3. Xena
  4. Gracie
  5. Honey
  6. Jilly
  7. Lucy
  8. Nala
  9. Penny
  10. Stella

Common Locations

  1. Illinois, United States
  2. Ontario, Canada
  3. Georgia, United States
  4. Ohio, United States
  5. Florida, United States
  6. Texas, United States
  7. California, United States
  8. New Mexico, United States
  9. Pennsylvania, United States
  10. Kansas, United States

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