Eurasier


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Eurasier

a spitz-type dog with prick ears and a thick coat in all colors. Developed from crossing a Chow Chow and a Wolfspitz.
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Thirteen breeds are competing at the show for the first time this year - the Basset bleu de Gascogne, Bavarian mountain dog, Beauceron, Bergamasco, Catalan sheepdog, Cirneco Dell'Etna, Eurasier, Greater Swiss mountain dog, Korean jindo, Lagotto Romagnolo, Mexican hairless, Slovakian rough-haired pointer and the Swedish lapphund.
A total of 13 breeds are competing at the show for the first time this year - the Basset Bleu de Gascogne, Bavarian Mountain Dog, Beauceron, Bergamasco, Catalan Sheepdog, Cirneco Dell'Etna, Eurasier, Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, Korean Jindo, Lagotto Romagnolo, Mexican Hairless, Slovakian Rough-Haired Pointer and the Swedish Lapphund.
Rare breeds such as the Cane de Pastore Maremmano-Abruzzese and the Eurasier will compete against more traditional favorites for the title of "Eukanuba World Challenge Champion" and a total of $15,000 in prize money.
Milo, a valuable Eurasier, was being walked in fields in County Durham by his owner, 24-year-old David Todner, when two men demanded he hand him over.
Eurasiers can sell for pounds 3,000, but Mr Todner picked Milo up for pounds 80 from a rescue pound near Bishop Auckland 18 months ago, when Milo was less than six months old.
Several new breeds -including the Azawakh, Eurasier and the Portuguese Podengo -were on show at Crufts yesterday as the world's biggest dog show entered its 114th year.
lThere will be four new breeds of dogs at this year's show: the Azawakh, Eurasier, Portuguese Podengo and Pyrenean Mastiff.
The Azawakh, Eurasier, Portuguese Podengo and Pyrenean Mastiff dogs will be among more than 21,000 entrants competing in disciplines ranging from obedience, fly-ball and the prestigious Best in Show.
DEAR PETS: Eurasiers can cost up to pounds 1000; CHEEKY AND CHIRPY: Portuguese Podengos; GENTLE GIANT: The greyhound-like Azawakh; NEW LOOK: The Bergamasco; CRAZY CANINE: It may look like Dougal from the Magic Roundabout, but the Bergamasco and its amazing coat protected the Italian people for centuries