Not just a dog, a pet, but man’s best friend. These furry companions don’t always come without a price tag. Across the globe millions of dog lovers are willing to pay thousands for particular breeds of dogs. Here we have selected the top 3 most expensive breeds in the world for this 2018.
The Rottweiler is a breed medium to large size domestic dog. Originally these dogs were identified in Germany as Rottweiler Metzgerhund, the definition being Rottweil butchers’ dogs, because one of their main uses being to help herd cattle and drag wagons of butchered meat local market. The use of these dogs sustained until 19th Century with the start of the railways. In today’s society, Rottweilers are sought after they make brilliant search and rescue dogs, guide dogs for the blind and police dogs. The price for specific blood lines is around $6000!!
The Tibetan Mastiff
The Tibetan Mastiff is a Tibetan dog breed. This breed originates with the early nomadic cultures of China, Nepal and Tibet, the Mastiff was used by local people of Himachal Pradesh to guard livestock from predators. Tibetan Mastiff is one the biggest and most defensive breed worldwide. Reaching as tall as 34 inches and a colossal 150 pounds. The price for this breed can be in excess of $7,000!
Löwchens also called “little lions” are a petite, long-coated dog breed that have been recognized since the Renaissance. Löwchens are best known for staring in many prominent Renaissance artwork pieces, as the breed they were very popular with lords and ladies. Sadly, Löwchens are extremely rare now, and by the 19th were virtually extinct. The scarcity of this breed will fetch above $10,000 dollars!
If money is no object or you have a taste for the rare and extravagant then these three fabulous breeds are the ideal companions for you this 2018.