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.

The Dog Scanner app does provide a lot more information about the Hawaiian Poi Dog breed as well as many more.

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.

Is your dog a Hawaiian Poi Dog?

You can use our Dog Scanner app to find out whether your dog is a Hawaiian Poi Dog.