Cane Corso

The Cane Corso is an Italian breed of dog, for years valued highly in Italy as a companion, guardian and hunter.

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Cane Corso - History
... The Cane Corso is a descendant of the canis pugnax, dogs used by the Romans in warfare ... Its name derives from cane da corso, an old term for those catch dogs used in rural activities (for cattle and swine boar hunting, and bear fighting) as distinct from cane da camera which indicates the ... of Southern Italy, especially in Basilicata, Campania and Puglia The Cane Corso is a catch dog used with cattle and swine, and also in wild boar hunts ...
Dogo Sardesco
... Dogo Sardesco (or more correctly Dogo Sardo or Cane Sardo) is a breed of dog used as a guard dog, livestock guardian dog, working dog Rare and fairly unknown outside Italy, the Dogo Sardesco was developed in ... ancestry lies in the same root stock as the rest of the old Cane E Presa population of Italy, from which the Neapolitan Mastiff, Cane Corso, Bucciriscu Calabrese and others come from ... and is a shorthaired bully breed, similar to the Cane Corso ...
Dog Breed - List
... Canadian Inuit Dog, Canadian Eskimo Dog Cane Corso Italiano 343 Cane Corso, Italian Corso Dog Cane da pastore Maremmano-Abbruzzese 201 Maremma and Abruzzes Sheepdog Cane ...

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