Carpathian Sheepdog
Ciobanesc Românesc Carpatin

Barrie Lynn Wood

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Carpathian Sheepdog
Carpathian Shepherd
Romanian Shepherd
Rumanian Sheepdog
Ciobanesc Românesc Carpatin


Flock Guarding

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12 -14 years of age

Weight & Height
70 to 90 pounds
23-26 for females
26-29 inches for males

Known Health Problems

Physical Description
Relatively large-sized dog, agile, never heavy, the general appearance being that of a vigorous dog. The body is rectangular, the croup is broad, slightly sloping, the chest is large and deep, the shoulder long and slightly sloping. Sexual dimorphism is well defined, the males should be taller and stronger than the females.

Good with children and well mannered but they can be reserved toward strangers. A natural guardian and courageous, he distinguishes himself by his instinctive and unconditional attachment to the herd and his master. He is a dignified, calm and stable dog.


Living Conditions
Not recommended for apartment. Need a large yard to run.

Brush occasionally as needed

Physical exercise is needed daily, these dogs do better in a home that has lots of space to run.

Coat Texture
The coat is harsh, dense and straight. The undercoat is dense and soft

Coat Colors

Wolf Grey

Wolf-Grey & White


Wolf/Grey White


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Fédération Cynologique Internationale


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Carpathian Sheepdog Breeders

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Benchmark Alpacas
Location: Goodrich, MI
Phone: 810-636-3456 and 248-388-4598


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