Group : Working Dogs
Weight : 64 - 78 Kgs
Height : 25 - 28 inches
Color(s) : Tibetan Mastiff Colours comes in black, brown, gold, and blue, with or without tan markings above and around the eyes, on the side of the muzzle, on the throat, and on the lower part of the front forelegs, the inside of the rear legs, the breeches and the underside of the tail.
Some Tibetan Mastiffs have small white markings on the chest and feet but nowhere else on the body. The undercoat may be lighter shades of the dominant color or gray or tan on black and tan dogs. Tibetan Mastiffs with sable or brindle coats are faulted in the show ring, but their color doesn't affect their ability to be a companion or guardian.
Coat : The Tibetan Mastiff has a double coat with a long, thick, coarse-textured topcoat and a heavy, soft, woolly undercoat. The undercoat is thinner during warmer months. The hair is hard and straight, never curly, wavy, or silky.
A heavy mane covers the neck and shoulders, and the tail and britches (the upper thighs) have a heavy coat and feathering. Males generally have more coat than females, including a thicker mane around the neck and shoulders.
Distinct Feature :The Tibetan Mastiff is an enormous, goliath pooch with tough bone structure. The body is marginally more than tall. The to some degree wrinkled head is wide, overwhelming and solid. The expansive gag is square when seen from all sides. The expansive nose is dark. The teeth meet in a scissors or level nibble. The upper lip as a rule covers the lower lip. The marginally inclining eyes are almond molded, profound set and medium in size. Eye shading comes in shades of chestnut. The pendant ears are V-formed, hanging forward near the head. The neck is solid and curved with a moderate dewlap. The dewlap is more noticeable in guys than in females. The topline is level.
TEMPERAMENT : The Tibetan Mastiff is brave, bold, collected, smooth and attentive. Exceptionally faithful to its own gang. Tends to bark around evening time if left outside, yet will be calm inside. It is an extraordinary herd gatekeeper and is brutal against wolves, panthers or any prey that attempt to approach its group. It is anything but difficult to housebreak, yet develops further down the road than the normal breed. The Tibetan Mastiff needs a firm, certain, predictable pack pioneer to keep it from getting to be determined and obstinate, overprotective and regional. These canines have a powerful urge to satisfy their proprietors. They are cherishing with youngsters, however can doubt and be held with outsiders if not legitimately mingled. It easily falls into place for this Mastiff to watch its family and their property. It must be brought to adulthood up in a watchful, very much adjusted way. A steady, balanced and prepared pooch is generally by and large great with non-canine pets. It is feasible for them to coexist with different canines if the proprietors have the capacity to correspond with them that battling is an undesirable conduct. Tibetan Mastiffs won't listen in the event that they sense that they are more grounded minded than their proprietors. Proprietors need to have a characteristic quality of power to their disposition. The target in preparing this pooch is to accomplish pack pioneer status. It is a characteristic impulse for a canine to have a request in its pack. When we people live with mutts, we turn into their pack. The whole pack participates under a solitary pioneer. Lines are unmistakably characterized and guidelines are set. Since a canine speaks his dismay with snarling and inevitably gnawing, every single other human MUST be higher up in the request than the pooch. The people must be the ones settling on the choices, not the canines. That is the main way your association with your puppy can be a complete achievement. At the point when proprietors make it completely clear they are alpha over the puppy in a quiet, however firm way, and the canine is all around worked out, prepared and mingled, it can be a decent family partner. This breed obliges an accomplished proprietor.
CHARACTER :"Challenging" is much of the time connected to this autonomous, determined breed. He's savvy and has an in number feeling of self, hoping to be dealt with as an equivalent, not as a pet.
He needs to satisfy his kin, yet he additionally has his own particular plan and must frequently be helped to remember what he's been requested that do. The Tibetan Mastiff is a steadfast family watchman who accepts his occupation genuinely and is unapproachable or saved toward outsiders.
Early socialization that proceeds for the duration of his life will help keep him from turning out to be regionally forceful. Enlisting him in a puppy kindergarten class is an incredible begin. Welcoming guests over consistently, and taking him to occupied parks, stores that permit pooches, and on comfortable walks around meet neighbors will likewise help him clean his social aptitudes.