Spanish Mastiff

Overview

The Mastín Español or Spanish Mastiff, is a giant breed of dog, originating in Spain, originally bred to be a guard dog whose purpose is to defend livestock from wolves and other predators. The Mountain dog type has a heavier coat.

Information

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Hypoallergenic
No
Litter Size
6.0
Breed Type
Crossbred
Breed Group
Working
Breed Coat Type
Medium

Characteristics / Temperament

Dogs have several different traits or characteristics which may or may not be right for you. Learn if the Spanish Mastiff has the set of characteristics that are right for you.

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Coat Colors

The recognised colors of the Spanish Mastiff are: black, white, and brown.

Life Expectancy

The Spanish Mastiff has a life expectancy of 10 to 13 years.

Height and Weight

The Spanish Mastiff typically weighs between 45 to 80 pounds, placing it on the heavier end of dog breeds. It's typically 18 to 25 inches in height.
Gender Weight Range Height Range
Male 55 pounds - 80 pounds 20 inches - 25 inches
Feamle 45 pounds - 70 pounds 18 inches - 24 inches

Food Consumption in Cups

The Spanish Mastiffwill require on average 2.0 cups of dog food daily for proper nutrition.

Spanish Mastiff Photos

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