Did you know that Canaan Dogs......
Are the primordial dog.
Were taken from the wild in 1935 and continue to be selectively collected from the Negev Desert
Were accepted into the AKC in 1997 in the Herding Group
Excel at Herding, Tracking, Rally, Obedience, and Agility.
Have natural good health
Are naturally clean
Require extensive early socialization
Need lots of exercise
Can be aggressive towards other dogs
Will love and protect their family
John Kennedy Jr. owned a Canaan Dog named Friday
Inquisitive, loyal and loving with his family, the Canaan Dog is a breed that moves with athletic agility. Today, he is successful in the herding, obedience, agility and conformation arenas. This breed has two color patterns: either predominantly white with a mask, with or without additional patches of color, or solid colored with or without white trim.
“AKC Breed Standard”
AKC Breed Standard
Ro & Joe Steinberg