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Top 10 Most Expensive Dog Breeds in the World

Friday, April 22nd 2011. | Animals

Beside cat and bird, dog is the most favorite pet in the world. Dog is popular and lovely pet. Some who have extra money ready to spend view hundred thousand dollar to own one dog. On the following list, you are going to find one most expensive dog breed in the world, which is Tibetan Mastiff, and 9 less expensive dogs

10. Bichon Frise: $300 – $500

Bichon Frise

Most people pet Bichon Frise because it is cute, small and cuddly. The popularity of the dog is equal with Maltese. The unique thing about the dogs is they are non-shedding and hypoallergenic. In other words, they do not need daily grooming and they are Ok for people with allergies.
9. Komondor: $400 – $500
Komondor is originally came from Hungary. It is a big breed, has a good instinct to protect and smart. The dog has a long history and Hungarian pet the dog since 1544. In the original home, Komondor is known as a national treasure.
8. Akita Inu: $500 – $800

Akita Inu came from Akita prefecture of Japan. It is big and most characterized the dog from coarse and soft undercoat that is available on their body. The dog is available in different color, white, black, and fawn. Akita inu is unlike American akita. To own one akita inu, one should spent 500-800.
7. Bearded Collie: $700 – $800
Bearded Collie or shorted beardie is a herding dog breed came from Scotland. Average beardie can weight up to 60 pounds and grow up to 22 inches tall. In the past, Scottish employed the dog to protect their farm and livestock. Today, most people who own it use the dog to protect their property and to accompany them to sport
6. Staffordshire Terrier: $1000 – $1300
Staffordshire Terrier or Amstaff came from Britain and it entered United states after American kennel club introduced them in the early 1900s.
5. Maltese: $1500 – $2500


Maltese is a small type dog and some took the dog from Central Mediterranean before they bred and pet it .Some believed it came from Maltese island of Malta because they have same name. In average, Maltese can grow up to 7 pounds and 10 inches tall..
4. Pharaoh hound: $2000 – $3000
Pharaoh hound is originally came from Malta. In the country, people named it Kelb-tal-fenek, which stands for “rabbit hound”. It is traditionally a pet to locate a prey in the wood. Now, we can own it for $2-3 grand
3. Yorkshire terrier: $4000 – $7000
Yorkshire terrier or commonly called yorkie is a small breed came from Yorkshire, UK. People know and use the dog since 19th century. The dog usually has tan or silky blue coat and it can grow up to 7.03 pounds. Since people pet the dog, they never took the dog to the wood for hunting
2. Rottweiler: $10000 – $15000
Rottweiler or Rottie came from Germany. In the past, people used the dog to secure their livestock or hunting. This day, people commonly involve the dog in rescue missions or investigations .Because of their instinct and quick adaptation, the dog become expensive.
1. Tibetan mastiff: close to $350000

Tibetan Mastiff

Our most expensive dog in the world.The dog came from Tibet and in the original area, the dog is named Do-Kyi. Historically, people around Tibet used the dog for many purposes and they were dependable. The dog has valuable reputation and the number is not as abundant as used to. At this time, owning one Tibetan mastiff is same as paying out $350,000

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