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West Asian Village Dog

West Asian Village Dog

West Asian village dogs were instrumental in dog evolution. From this region, dogs spread across Africa and Europe, where eventually they were bred to become most of the hundreds of dog breeds we know today.

About this Breed

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Height

Male: 16-23in

Female: 14-21in

Weight

Male: 30-50lb

Female: 23-43lb

Favorite Names

For Males

  1. Charlie
  2. Leo
  3. Bilbo
  4. Ceaser
  5. Daft
  6. Cimbom
  7. Cash
  8. Fox
  9. Georgie
  10. Bernie

For Females

  1. Willow
  2. Molly
  3. Alichur
  4. Azra
  5. Coconut
  6. Daisy
  7. Dolly
  8. Della
  9. Dotty
  10. Avina

Common Locations

  1. Iran
  2. Afghanistan
  3. New York, United States
  4. Tehran Province, Iran
  5. California, United States
  6. Washington, United States
  7. Azerbaijan
  8. Turkey
  9. British Columbia, Canada
  10. Virginia, United States

West Asian Village Dogs on Embark

Explore some Embark dogs that share West Asian Village Dog ancestry.

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    Muppet

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    Sid

    Sid

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  • Poppy

    Poppy

    Purebred

    Nader

    Nader

    Purebred

    Venus

    Venus

    Purebred

    Dotty

    Dotty

    Purebred

  • Aïka

    Aïka

    Purebred

    Jack

    Jack

    Purebred

    Mango

    Mango

    Purebred

    Lucy

    Lucy

    Purebred

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