Dalmatian (dug)

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Liver-spottit Dalmatian
Ither names Carriage Dug
Spottit Coach Dug
Firehouse Dug
Plum Pudding Dug
Nicknames Dal, Dally
Kintra o origin Croatie
Weight Male 55–70 pounds (25–32 kg)
Female 36–53 pounds (16–24 kg)
Height Male 21–26 inches (53–66 cm)
Female 18–25 inches (46–64 cm)
Coat White background
Color black or liver spots
Litter size 6–9 puppies
Life span 10–13 years
Dug (Canis lupus familiaris)

The Dalmatian (Croatie: Dalmatinski pas, Dalmatiner) is a breed o dug whose ruits trace back tae Croatie (an its historical region o Dalmatia), whaur the first illustrations o the dug hae been foond.[1] The Dalmatian is notit for its unique black or liver spotted coat an wis mainly uised as a carriage dug in its early days. The day, this dug remains a well-loved faimily pet, an mony dug enthusiasts enter thair pets intae the competitions o mony kennel clubs.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Croatian Kennel Club". Hks.hr. 30 Mey 2011. Retrieved 2012-05-22.