Tibetan Mastiff – Most Expensive Dog Breeds InThe World.
The Tibetan Mastiff is an ancient breed and type of
domestic dog originating
with nomadic cultures of Indian state of Himachal
Pradesh , Uttarakhand , Tibet and Central Asia.
The guardian type with which the modern Tibetan
Mastiff breed was known across the ancient world
by many names. Bhote Kukur in Nepali as bhote
means someone from Tibet and kukur means dog.
A Red Tibetan Mastiff puppy has become the
world’s most expensive dog after being sold for
almost $1.6 million. Tibetan Mastiffs thought to
be one of the world’s oldest breeds, and legend
has it that both Genghis Khan and Lord Buddha
however, they have
become highly-prized status symbols for China’s
new rich. The dogs are thought to be a pure
chinese breed and they are rarely found
outside Tibet, giving them an exclusivity that
other breeds cannot match.