The Akbash (from Turkish: Akbaş 'white head' ) is native to Turkey, and it is primarily used as a livestock guardian dog or shepherd dog. It is officially recognized by the KIF, the Turkish dog breed society, but not by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale.
Also known as
This breed is also called Akbas Dog, Akbash Dog as well as Akbaş Çoban Köpeği.
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