Posts Tagged ‘himalaya’

  1. Dogs from the Himalayas

    February 1, 2015 by Bhola

    Dogs from the Himalaya

    Dogs from the Himalayan region (Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan and India)

    Lhasa Apso

    Lhasa Apso from Tibet

    Tibetan Mastiff

    Tibetan Mastiff

    Tibetan_Spaniel

    Tibetan Spaniel

    Tibetan Terrier

    Tibetan Terrier

    Himalayan Sheepdog

    Himalayan Sheepdog from Nepal: The Himalayan Sheepdog, also referred to as the Bhote Kukur, is a livestock guardian dog that originated from Nepal. This mountain dogbreed is closely similar to Indian mastiffs and the Tibetan Mastiff and may be related to the long-haired Kinnaur Sheepdog of Tibet. Naturally, Himalayan Sheepdogs enjoy outdoor lifestyles and are rarely seen beyond the regions of India and Nepal. As a powerful and robust breed, the Himalayan Sheepdog is mainly used for herding purposes. The Himalayan Sheepdog is regionally popular as both a loyal companion as well as a working dog.

    Bhutia Sheepdogs

    Bhutia Sheepdog from Bhutan

    Damchi

    Damchi from Bhutan

    Bangara Mastiff

    Bangara Mastiff from India


Dogs from the Himalayas