Standard FCI # 230 / 02.04.2004

TIBETAN MASTIFF

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Tibet

PATRONAGE: FCI

PURPOSE:
The dog - a companion, protection and guard dog.

CLASSIFICATION FCI:
Group 2 (Pinscher and Schnauzer, Molossoid breeds, Swiss patushi Dogs and other breeds).
Section 2.2 (type dogs Molosser and mountain shepherd dogs).
Without working trial.

BRIEF HISTORY OF THE BREED:
Tibetan Mastiff is an ancient working breed, which in the old century, served as a Himalayan nomads