The Hokkaido is a breed of dog. Other names for the breed include Ainu-Ken and Seta. In Japan, its name is sometimes shortened to Dō-Ken. The Hokkaido is native to the prefecture of the same name in Japan. The breed is medium in size, and has small, triangular, upright ears. The small eyes have a rising triangular outline. The Hokkaido has a coat of long, stiff fur, and a second, shorter coat of soft fur. Colors include red, white, black, tiger, sesame, black and tan and wolf-gray. Males are typically 50 cm tall, and females a few centimeters shorter, with body masses in the 20 kg range. The...
|Place of Origin:||Japan|
|Also Known As:||Ainu-ken, Dō-ken, Hokkaidō-ken, Hokkaidō-inu, Shita, Ainu Dog, Seta|