Hawaiian Poi Dog
The Hawaiian Poi Dog (Hawaiian: ʻīlio or ʻīlio mākuʻe) is an extinct breed of pariah dog from Hawaiʻi which was used by Native Hawaiians as a spiritual protector of children and as a source of food.
Also known as
This breed is also called Dogs of Hawaii, Hawaiian Dog, Hawaiian Poi Dog, Ilio, Poi Dog, Sandwich Island Dog, ʻĪlio as well as ʻĪlio mākuʻe.
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