Name: South Russian Shepherd
Other names: Ioujnorousskaïa Ovtcharka, South Russian Sheepdog, Ukrainian Ovcharka, Yuzhak, South Ukrainian Ovcharka, South Russian Shepherd
Country of origin: Ukraine, Russia
Size Type: Large Breed Dogs
Group: Guard dog breeds
Life span: 9 to 11 years
Temperament: Active, Lively, Balanced, Nervous
Height: Females: 62-66 cm; Males: 65-66 cm
Weight: Females: 48-50 kg; Males: 48-50 kg
Color: Gray, White, Gray and White, White and Yellow, Old Grass
The price of puppies: $500 – $1,000 USD
The South Russian Shepherd Dog is a dog of strong build, above average height, with a thick double coat. Slender, with massive bones and well-developed muscles. Sexual dimorphism is strongly expressed: males are stronger, massive, and courageous than females.
Ferocious, suspicious of outsiders; easily adaptable to various climatic conditions.