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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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About this Breed

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Perro de Presa Canarios on Embark

Explore some Embark dogs that share Perro de Presa Canario ancestry.

  • Cali

    Cali

    HODL aka Hold On 4 Dear Life

    HODL aka Hold On 4 Dear Life

    Duke de PresaMania

    Duke de PresaMania

    Odin De Presaholic

    Odin De Presaholic

  • Koa

    Koa

    Kóri

    Kóri

    Lucifer

    Lucifer

    Zaeda

    Zaeda

  • Penny

    Penny

    NE NC NHD URO2  NV GRCH Dexter de Cabeza Grande SPOT-ON RATI

    NE NC NHD URO2 NV GRCH Dexter de Cabeza Grande SPOT-ON RATI

    INT’L CH Bearclaws Tess Rajner RUNN

    INT’L CH Bearclaws Tess Rajner RUNN

    Bearclaws Remigio Rajner

    Bearclaws Remigio Rajner

Favorite Names

For Male

  1. Zeus
  2. Titan
  3. Hank
  4. Gus
  5. Moose
  6. Jackson
  7. Lucifer
  8. Diesel
  9. Apollo
  10. Chopper

For Female

  1. Luna
  2. Nala
  3. Bella
  4. Stella
  5. Xena
  6. Zoey
  7. Cali
  8. Athena
  9. Lucy
  10. Frankie

Common Locations

  1. Illinois, United States
  2. Georgia, United States
  3. Ontario, Canada
  4. Texas, United States
  5. California, United States
  6. Ohio, United States
  7. Florida, United States
  8. Michigan, United States
  9. Missouri, United States
  10. Maryland, United States

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