| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||48 - 61 cm (19 - 24 inches)
||16 - 25 Kgs (35 - 55 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||12 - 13 Yrs
Canaan Dogs are medium sized, well balanced dogs. Their coat is strong, dense and can be white, sandy, brown or black in colour.
Canaan Dogs are natural, aloof, independent dogs. They are intelligent and learn quickly.
If you are considering a Canaan Dog as a pet, consider the following points:
They are usually ok with children
They are suitable for hot or cold climates
They do not require a lot of grooming
They are easy to obedience train
They usually make good watch dogs
Canaan Dogs are also known as:
The Canaan Dog is the national dog breed of Israel.