To mark an expensive dog is very prestigious in the higher circles. Special value is enjoyed by dwarf dogs, which can be placed even in a purse. But among expensive breeds there are also hunting breeds – greyhounds, hounds, cops.
And the most expensive puppies are worth a fortune. Sometimes it seems that investors disappointed in stock exchange games would be nice to do cynology and begin to breed rare and expensive breeds.
As practice shows, the trade in dogs can bring very good money, moreover, such an occupation is calmer than the stock fever. Here are the most expensive breeds, for which the rich give away with joy a lot of money.
This breed today is officially considered the most expensive in the world. One puppy on the market is estimated at 2.2-7 thousand dollars. The representative of this breed has become the most expensive dog in the world. Dog named Big Bang coal magnate from China purchased for 1.5 million dollars. This breed is considered very ancient. Aristotle and Marco Polo admired the Tibetan mastiffs. Tibetan mastiffs are truly Tibetan calm, their character is balanced. This is one of the few dogs that is able and live in a family, and it is excellent to protect the house. Tibetan mastiffs are excellent in training. Also, representatives of this breed can not tolerate enclosed spaces – they are offered space or at least large enclosures. And the weight of the largest mastiffs can reach one hundred kilograms.
The second line belongs to the European fellow Tibetan, also known as the Bordeaux dog. For the puppy of the French mastiff ask about 3 thousand dollars. It is believed that the breed appeared as a result of the mixing of guard dogs in the province of Bordeaux and the English mastiffs. Bordeaux danes originally taught hunting, and then used as assistants to a shepherd and fighting dogs. Since this breed has a shorter coat, it is easier to care for it. Adult dogs are highly appreciated in the environment of dog handlers. The French mastiff stands out for its strength and self-confidence. This breed has always been considered an indicator of prosperity and the high social status of their masters.
Pembroke Welsh Corgi.
This breed deserved the right to call the real royal. It spread to Wales back in the 10th century, initially performing the role of shepherds. According to a legend, fairies used to ride on small dogs before, which was expressed by a mark in the form of a saddle on the back. Their fame was brought by the Duke of York, who in 1933 presented two puppies to his daughters, one of them eventually became Queen Elizabeth II. Since then, the English Queen has owned about 30 of these dogs. Pembroke Welsh Corgi puppies are available at a symbolic price of one thousand dollars, but the most thoroughbred dogs with a rich pedigree will cost much more. Among the well-known owners of Welsh Corgi, we can mention Stephen King, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Minelli, Fyodor Bondarchuk.
The average cost of representatives of this breed is 2,5 thousand dollars. Another name for such dogs is the dog-gazelle. This is one of the oldest breeds known to man. It has not changed for several thousand years. The roots of the saluki go to the civilization of Ancient Egypt, the Arabs called these animals “Noble.” Saluki were used in the pack together with the hounds on the hunt. For a long time the breed is considered aristocratic. Saluki was not accepted to sell, they were given to the most respected people. Often these dogs were even allowed to sleep on the master’s bed, they were treated to the tastiest pieces. At the withers, the size of the saluki is 58-71 cm, and they weigh 20-30 kg. It is a very gentle and friendly dog, devoted to its owner.
The average price for representatives of this ancient breed starts from 1 thousand dollars. But no one is surprised and the price tag is 8 thousand, and elite puppies can cost even more. The real name of the breed in Chinese sounds like a sunshine-chuan, which means “dog – shaggy lion”.The origin of Chow Chow is most likely taken from Spitz, but it is possible that there are also admixtures of Tibetan mastiff in the breed. Chow-chow lovers say that the dog comes from bears, this is indicated by a blue-black tongue. Legends say that such dogs in China even ate, in fact, the food was brought in crossbreeds. The real Chows were used as guards and hunters for a large beast. The breed is very successfully used as pets, because the chow-chow is friendly and friendly. The dog is true to the family and the owner. But the activity is not different, the chow-chow is quite enough and the area of the room. Egyptian pharaoh dog.
Not only the saluki can boast of their involvement in Ancient Egypt. This breed is very ancient, it stands out for its elegance and beauty. Images of Pharaoh dogs are found even in the tombs of the ancient rulers of Egypt. Today the puppy of this breed costs from 2,5 to 6,5 thousand dollars. At one time, the dog was taken out specially for hunting. The merchant ships of the Phoenicians transported the representatives of the breed to Malta, where they practically did not change over the centuries. Only on this island now you can buy purebred puppies. This is a large dog that loves to move and large open spaces. Egyptian pharaonic dog is smart, playful, gets along with children.
This breed was bred relatively recently, in the second half of the XIX century. It is distinguished by a pronounced personality. English Bulldog even considered a symbol of his country, embodying the image of a real gentleman. The dog looks conservative, unperturbed, somewhat phlegmatic. A puppy can be bought for about 2500 dollars, but sometimes the price for a dog reaches up to 9 thousand dollars. An unpretentious and clumsy appearance is deceptive. After all, in the process of development, a decorative and protective dog emerged from the fighting dog. English Bulldogs mobile, love to play with people. They are easy to maintain at home, because the phlegmatic nature is only in the hands of the owner.
Canadian Eskimo Dog.
These dogs are not aristocratic in any way, because their habitual environment is not the palaces – but the North. But the cost of puppies can reach 7 thousand dollars. Canadian Eskimo dog was bred specially for extreme conditions, transportation of goods and people. These dogs are able to work where others will simply freeze. In addition, dogs are able to find their own food. Only all these skills must be brought up from the very puppy’s age. But in the city such dogs have nothing to do, their working skills are not in demand, the temperature regime is too different, which leads to hypodynamia. By 1963, the breed had practically died out, and its representatives remained in Canada. But people were able to keep a unique dog.
This French breed is still called Lyon Bichon. Representatives are called small lions, as there is a fashion to cut such dogs “under the lion”. Puppies of this rare breed cost 4-8 thousand dollars. In 1960, the number of loschenov was so low that it was included even in the Guinness Book of Records, as the rarest dog. Lyons-bishons are small, at the withers reach 25-33 cm, and weigh 5-7 kg. Their average age is 15 years. The breed was taken out as a companion, so the dog feels great both in the big house and in the apartment. The character of the animal is bright and playful, but the master must be ready for a regular walk after the pet’s fur. It is believed that Lyon-Bishons are excellent objects for cash investments. Puppies are constantly in high demand, since purebred dogs with a good pedigree are very few.
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
Spaniels are very popular and popular all over the world. Among them stands a very expensive Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Puppies of this breed on the market cost from 1 to 14 thousand dollars. And it is named after the English King Charles II. He loved his pets so much that everywhere he went with a couple of such dogs.There was even issued a special decree according to which the King Charles Spaniel should be adopted in any public place and even in parliament. The dog is present on many portraits of real aristocrats. This is a very affectionate and friendly dog. Its main task is to calm its master and keep him warm in the cold. Each crowned breed had several such companion dogs, which they treated like little children. Today, the royal breed has become fashionable and for simply rich and respectable people.