A large herding breed derived in Hungary, this pup’s coat bears an even stronger resemblance to dreadlocks or string mops than others. The herding and shepherding instincts are still strong in these dogs, who make excellent family pets. They do need to be socialized and trained with strong, gentle method. Also, get used to being watched. All the time.
1. Komondors 101 – Information, Personality and Characteristics
2. Komondor Temperament and Training
3. Komondor Diet and Feeding
Puppies: Low Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Adults: High Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Komondors generally gain: 2 Pounds per week until 26 weeks old.
Hip dysplasia is a common problem with Komondors. Make sure your dog isn’t overweight.
A Komondor with healthy weight will not have any ribs visible. You should be able to run your hands along their side and feel the indivgidual ribs.
*All target numbers are approximate averages. Every dog’s dietary needs and weights will be different. Take into account pregnant or nursing dogs.