The Tornjak is a large and powerful dog. Its hair is long and thick and protects the body against bad weather conditions. This dog has a stable temperament. The Tornjak is courageous, obedient, and intelligent. When working this breed of dog is fierce in guarding property entrusted to it, it cannot be bribed and is suspicious of strangers when on the job. The Tornjak will protect its owners, herd, and property with its life. This breed of dog is friendly with people he knows. The Tornjak is devoted to its master and is very composed in their presence. Very affectionate towards persons living in their immediate vicinity the Tornjak is great to have if a loyal pet is wanted. This breed learns quickly and does not forget things easily; it gladly performs tasks assigned to it.
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23 to 27 inches (58.4 to 68.6 cm)
30 to 50 pounds (13.7 to 22.8 kgs)
Bosnia, Herzegovina and Croatia
Energy Level:The Tornjak is quite energetic and easily bored.
Exercise Needs:The Tornjak needs a long daily walk or run of at least an hour.
Training Compatability:The Tornjak is very easy to train. Very intelligent breed.
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Grooming:Your Tornjak will need little grooming; maybe once every two weeks.
Coat Length:The Tornjak grows a thick coat.
Shedding:The Tornjak is a light shedder.
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