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The Sivas kangal Dog is a breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris), and is the national breed of Turkey. This dog, which can weigh in excess of 120 pounds (64 kg) full-grown, was originally used as a Livestock guardian dog. It is of an early  mastiff type with a solid, pale tan or sabled coat, and with a black mask; indeed, another name for the breed is Karabash which translates into black head. The breed is often referred to as a sheep dog, but it does not herd its charges. Instead, it is developed to live with the flock and act as a livestock guardian dog, fending off wolves, bears and jackals.The Turkishkangal Dog's protectiveness and gentleness with small children and animals has led to its growing popularity as a guardian for families as well, as it watches members of its flock with extreme devotion. 

History

Through centuries of selective breeding, many LSG's (LiveStock Guardians) possess that well-needed head-size and jaw strength, to take on wolves, bears and Snow leopards. Sculptures of dogs resembling the kangals of modern-day Turkey, are seen accompanying the hunting parties of the Assyrian King Ashurbanipal. Herodotus mentions a large, powerful breed described as "Indian Hound" kept by the Babylonians. Although it seems likely that there is common ground between the ancient Turkish dogs and those from neighboring countries of the Middle East, current thinking tends to favour the theory that the ancestors of the kangal migrated from central Asia due to lack of evidence in modern-day Syria and Iraq of any cousins resembling the kangal. It is believed in Turkey that the kangal dog accompanied the Oghuz Turks, fleeing from Genghis Khan as working dogs on their long journey from Central Asia to Anatolia in the 11th century. There is strong evidence supporting this belief as dogs similar to the Turkish shepherd dogs can be found in rural communities along this historic route. The earliest reliable account of Turkish shepherd dogs comes from Evliya Çelebi. In his Seyahatname (Book of Travels) he describes the ceremonial parades of the Janissaries, an elite Ottoman force, in which guarding-dogs were displayed in full regalia by their keepers. A contemporary national treasure in Turkey, the kangal dog is one of over 30 livestock guardian breeds from various countries in Europe and Asia. Each is considered an important part of the culture and history of its region. To protect and conserve the genetic purity of the kangal Dog, the government of Turkey has established several state-sponsored breeding centers. According to Islamic tradition dogs are unclean animals that should not be allowed to enter a household. Dogs are however tolerated around human habitations and kangal dogs are a common sight within the villages of central Anatolia. Some are kept on running chains outside their master's house while others are allowed to wander about freely, having learned the boundaries of their access.  In its home district of kangal, in Sivas province of Turkey, the kangal Dog is still primarily used as a livestock guardian and is highly prized. As the sheep industry continues to decline in eastern Turkey, purebred kangals of the classic type are becoming increasingly prized, and sell for high prices. Many animals are brought from the villages to compete for prizes during the annual kangal Festival. In their homeland,kangals are considered the only dogs capable of killing wolves. During an explosion of interest in the breed in the 1980s, the Turkish army decided to train the breed for jobs already being done by German shepherds and dobermanns. The project was abandoned after several years and numerous failures due to the breed's headstrong nature making it unsuitable for military work. kangal numbers declined alarmingly as interest in them flared, exacerbated by the arrival of parvovirus. Due to their size and independent nature, many dogs imported to urban settings were abandoned. Today, the kangal is protected by the Turkish government as part of Turkey's national heritage, making it now illegal to export Turkish kangals to non-Turkish nationals. Government sponsored breeding centers have been established at kangal town and Ulas, where the breeding, development and health records of every dog are charted, regardless of location. Pedigrees are recorded, and certificates of origin are issued to owners of genuine kangal Dogs. [edit] The kangal internationally Britain's first kangal litter was produced in 1967 by Gazi of Bakirtolloköyü and his mate Sabahat of Hayirogluköyü. Dogs from this original line formed the foundation of the so-called "Seacop" stock. In the US, the first purebred breeding programs for kangal Dogs began in the early 1980s. The kangal Dog is recognized by the United Kennel Club in the US, and by the national kennel clubs of South Africa, New Zealand, and Australia. Many kangal Dogs are being bred in Germany as well, mostly by immigrant Turkish workers. Some are registered as Anatolians, that being the only registration option open to them in Germany; most are unregistered. The Turkish Kennel Club is currently petitioning the FCI for recognition of both the kangal Dog and the akbash dog. In Namibia the dogs are being used to help protect the cheetah population, by guarding farmer's flocks. kangal shepherd dogs, known for their willingness to defend their territory to the death and have been bred to stop cheetahs from taking livestock.  While depriving the cheetahs of occasional meals, the dogs have been doing them a good turn because, with the livestock left in peace, farmers have little reason to persecute the big cat. Almost 300 kangals have been given to farmers in Namibia since 1994 by the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) and the scheme has proved so successful that it has been extended to Kenya.  In Namibia the dogs, which originate from Turkey and for 6,000 years have helped to protect villagers and their livestock from wolves, have been sent to live at 275 farms in the areas where livestock most frequently fall prey to cheetahs. During the past 14 years the number of cheetahs killed by farmers is calculated to have fallen from 19 per farmer annually to 2.4. Livestock losses have been cut significantly at more than 80 per cent of the farms where the dogs have been adopted. Of the cats that are still killed by farmers the great majority are attributed to specific attacks on livestock instead, as was the case previously, of being tracked and slaughtered whenever they came close to a farm. Anatolian Shepherd Dogs are also being used in South Africa which is home to less than 1,500 of the elegant athletic cheetah. Although small in numbers, this population will dramatically impact populations of bordering countries if the South African numbers are not stabilised. Free-ranging cheetah are at risk inside protected areas from larger predators and most of these enigmatic animals range freely across commercial farmlands where they come into conflict with livestock farmers. An abundant source of unprotected food (sheep, goats or calves) provides predators with an easily accessible resource, which they do not need to hunt. This food source will encourage predators to a farm and assist in their successful breeding resulting in an unsustainable growth of predators. Cheetah, being diurnal, are many times sighted by farmers and inappropriately blamed for all livestock loss resulting in many being trapped for removal or worse, removed by lethal methods of control such as indiscriminate poisoning, hunting and trapping. This often results in the removal of beneficial animals such as bat-eared fox, aardvark and raptors and does not target the problem animal. Hundreds of years of using these methods has not been successful in reducing loss of livestock to predators but has seriously threatened the survival of the more charismatic species, such as cheetah. The initial pilot initiated in 2005 has demonstrated effectiveness on African farmlands. South Africa is the third most biodiverse country in the world and farmers have a key role to play in preserving this. The courageous Anatolians, by partnering the farmers, not only promote cheetah conservation on the farms where they are present, but also help protect all wild life helping to restore a harmonious balance. To date this programme has demonstrated a remarkable reduction in stock losses experienced by farmers with Anatolian Shepherd Guard Dogs. Cheetah Outreach is the only non-profit organisation in South Africa breeding, placing and monitoring these dogs and seeks to assist any other programme promoting the use of guarders with information, a crisis helpline and farmer assistance.

Appearance and Size

Adult males stand about 30 inches (75 cm) high at the shoulders and weigh about 130 lb (60 kg). females are usually significantly smaller and less heavy in build. Puppies weigh nearly 2 lb (900 g) at birth and by the time they reach seven weeks they are likely to reach 22 lb (10 kg). The Kangal Dog is less heavily built than most other Mastiff breeds, allowing them to give chase at speeds of up to 30 miles (50 km) per hour. The kangall has a short, double layered coat made up of very dense underfur covered by longer and coarser hair. The under-layer provides insulation for both severe Anatolian winters and against the fierce summer sun, while the outer-layer repels water and snow. The color and coat are perhaps the most visible traits that distinguish the kangal from the Akbash and Anatolian. The coat must be short and dense, not long or feathery, and of a pale fawn or tan color with varying amounts of sable guard hairs. All kangal Dogs have a black facial mask, and black or shaded ears. White at certain points (chest, chin, toes) may or may not be allowed, depending on the standard. Some heavily sabled kangals also have darker legs and chests. Most importantly, the coat should not be broken, brindled, or spotted. Some working kangals may have their ears cropped at the age of a few weeks by shepherds. This is done for appearance and for protection, as long ears can be vulnerable in a physical confrontation with a predator. 

Personality

The ideal Kangal dogs should be calm, controlled, independent, and protective. They may be aloof towards strangers, but a well-socialized kangal Dog is friendly with visitors and especially children. They must never be shy or vicious. A well-trained kangall is sensitive and alert to changing situations, responding to threats with judicious warnings and courageous action if necessary. They make good guardians of livestock and humans alike, but they may not be suitable for inexperienced dog owners, as the independent intelligence of the kangall makes for a difficult pupil.

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