• 216

next dog

It appears that you are on the right track with your breed selection.  Couple things.

The CO may be too much dog if you don't have a big property and want to introduce new dogs to your place whenever you want.

Kangal - is only DA to dogs that challenge its authority. Remember they have other dogs on the job while working.

GSD & Mal - good dogs but for property protection you want something that is a deterrent just by it size and presence and still can engage.

You did not mention:

Central Asian Ovcharka - milder than CO - will engage - large dog so presence is there.  Similar to Kangal

Serbian Defense Dog - Now that is the dog you want if you can find one.

Cane Corso & Bullmastiff may also work.if you get the right one.

 

0 0 0 0 0 0
Replies (3)
  • hi guys, so im looking to get another dog in a a couple of years and wanted to just talk about it and get some breed suggestions. The dog I want to get will be used for property guarding. Now dont let this statement upset anyone as im going to be as I already am, a responsible owner with my dog. I want a dog that WILL bite, for those that know me and my personal situation. I can almost guarantee that my next dog will encounter an intruder and when he does, I need the dog to respond accordingly. I want a dog that will naturally bite without training. I plan on training the dog. But I want a dog with enough natural instinct, that if I never trained the dog, he will still bite. Basically, i prefer overly aggressive than not aggressive enough. While I am gone and my wife and kids are home alone I will be relying on this dog to protect my family. Therefore too much is better than not enough.

     

    All that being said the dogs that I have in mind are either the CO, Kangal, or possibly a GSD or Mallinois. 

     

    1) CO, from everything that i can gather this dog should do the job great, however I dont like the long fur of the dog and dont want to hassle with the grooming, it can also get very hot where i live as I am in the souther california desert 115 degrees in the summer is common.

    2) Kangal, man i really like this dog, from my understanding its temperament is very similar to the CO, which I like. I also like the dogs build, its a thinner leggier dog wich equals athleticism. What a i dont like about the dog is the its dog aggression. however i dont know the extent of the dogs DA. If its DA is so bad I cannot leave a male and female alone together, or cannot bring another dog of the opposite sex in at anytime, perhaps its not the dog for me. 

    3) GSD/mallionois after getting into the bitework scene and seeing these dogs work, I am quite impressed with them. The GSD seem to do a great job. For the malinois i like the smaller dogs for their speed, the malinois seems like it can also be passed off as a smaller mixed mutt type dog which would help with any breed restrictions or negative stereo types.

     

    out of all the dogs mentioned.......the kangal is my favorite.

     

     

    0 0 0 0 0 0
    • I really dont know the extent of the kangals DA. From what I can gather, its supposed to be very DA yet in this video, the kangals dont seem to be very DA at all. Just a bunch of barking. My current dog would have gotten into a fight instantly in this same scenario.

       

      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6b_34kXYc8

      0 0 0 0 0 0
      • It appears that you are on the right track with your breed selection.  Couple things.

        The CO may be too much dog if you don't have a big property and want to introduce new dogs to your place whenever you want.

        Kangal - is only DA to dogs that challenge its authority. Remember they have other dogs on the job while working.

        GSD & Mal - good dogs but for property protection you want something that is a deterrent just by it size and presence and still can engage.

        You did not mention:

        Central Asian Ovcharka - milder than CO - will engage - large dog so presence is there.  Similar to Kangal

        Serbian Defense Dog - Now that is the dog you want if you can find one.

        Cane Corso & Bullmastiff may also work.if you get the right one.

         

        0 0 0 0 0 0
        Not logged in users can't 'Comments Post'.
        Popular Discussions
        •  ·  3571
        •  · 
        Actually Jess. It is a bit different with dogs.  You see for the most part our current crop of dogs …
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · There are many commercial breeders who actually do good work. For a long time now many breed clubs a…
        •  · gsicard
        •  · 
        •  ·  2971
        •  · 
        these dogs are very nice,but with limited info,and practicly no dogs in my country i cant say much..…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · A nice video you can see  https://www.facebook.com/100009860042122/videos/1226395507699106/UzpfSTEwM…
        •  ·  1520
        •  · 
        For anyone interested in feeding a raw diet, there is now a very good resource page at www.rawfeddog…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · @Peepers I think I should install a recipe system on here ro capture all the good dog food recipes t…
        •  ·  31413
        •  · 
        Take a moment to browse one of my favorite websites dedicated to big dogs. BigDogmom
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · Wow, beautiful site!!! 
        •  ·  17960
        Dallas: Texas man who had been missing for months was eaten, bones and all, by his pack of dogs, she…
        •  ·  12816
        •  · 
        What a frustrating thing, to do to a dog show with healthy dogs only to bring back what acts like th…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · Yes, all pulled through and are right as rain now. Thanks for checking. :)
        •  ·  7975
        Old World Molossus has resurrected one of the ultimate guardian dogs that ever existed and named it …
        •  ·  7057
        •  · 
        Disclosure - I did not write this article and can't remember the source of it. If you know please po…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · My veterinarian clinic advised me on using peroxide to make the dog regurgitate.   It works in a fe…
        •  ·  7025
        •  · 
        This is me walking the three Caucasians we had at the time in Virginia. From your left to right is C…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · The more I see this breed and learn about them the more I want one!!
        •  ·  6453
        Tibetan mastiffs are monstrous dogs that survive high in the mountains, and now we know their abilit…
        •  ·  5963
        •  · 
          The other day I was doing some training with EGP Black Beauty and MQH Paul . I built some agili…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · I'm not familiar with that breed. You might ask around on this site. There are so.e very knowledgeab…
        •  ·  4768
        •  · 
        Is the government trying to stop pet owners from feeding raw pet food?  It certainly looks like it.…
        •  · 
        •  · 
        •  · You are so right. I think is funded by the giant companies that combine and extrude kibble, pretendi…
        3
        1
        Info
        Topic:
        next dog
        Text:

        It appears that you are on the right track with your breed selection.  Couple things.

        The CO may be too much dog if you don't have a big property and want to introduce new dogs to your place whenever you want.

        Kangal - is only DA to dogs that challenge its authority. Remember they have other dogs on the job while working.

        GSD & Mal - good dogs but for property protection you want something that is a deterrent just by it size and presence and still can engage.

        You did not mention:

        Central Asian Ovcharka - milder than CO - will engage - large dog so presence is there.  Similar to Kangal

        Serbian Defense Dog - Now that is the dog you want if you can find one.

        Cane Corso & Bullmastiff may also work.if you get the right one.

         

        New Discussions
        1-12