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Cane Corso Dog Breed Information, Characteristics

Cane Corso Dog Breed Information, Characteristics

Cane Corso Dog Breed Information, Characteristics
Cane Corso Dog Breed Information, Characteristics

The Cane Corso is a working dog. He loves having a job to do. This Italian dog breed was kept to hunt big game like wild boar, and guard property.

You may find these dogs in the care of rescue shelters and groups, although they are purebred. If you want to bring a Cane Corso do, remember to adopt, don’t shop.

Cane Corsos are athletic and powerful, best appreciate to experienced pet parents who have large, and fenced yards. They always need their owners to give them tasks or, they will find their ways to get rid of boredom.

Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability 5.2/10 overall

+Adapts Well To Apartment Living 2/10

Obverse to popular belief, small size ones don't necessarily apartment dogs. A lot of small dogs are high-energy. Being low energy, quiet, calm indoors, and polite with people are all considered good qualities in dogs that live indoors.

+Good For Novice Owners 2/10

Simply some dogs are easier than others, they are fairly easygoing so they take to training better. 

Also, they are so resilient to bounce back from your inconsistencies or mistakes. You may find it hard to manage a first-time dog parent since he is very assertive, independent thinking, or sensitive.

+Sensitivity Level 6/10

Not all dogs let a stern reprimand roll off their backs; some take a dirty look to heart. Low-sensitivity dogs, also known as resilient, easygoing, tolerant, and even "thick-skinned. They can nicely handle a chaotic household, a louder, noisy, and variable, or inconsistent routine.

+Tolerates Being Alone 2/10

Some breeds connect closely with their family and are more likely to worry or panic when their owner left them alone. When Cane Corso dogs got anxious, they can be very whining, chewing, destructive--barking, or causing mayhem.

+Tolerates Cold Weather 6/10

Dogs with quite short coats and little body fat, or undercoat, Greyhounds, for instance, are vulnerable to the cold. Dogs with a low tolerance to cold need to stay indoors in cool climates and should have a sweater, or a jacket for chilly walks.

+Tolerates Hot Weather 8/10

Dogs have double, thick coats are more vulnerable to high temperatures. Also breeds with short noses, such as Pugs or Bulldogs, because they cannot pant to cool themselves.

 If you like keeping a heat-sensitive dog, your dog needs to stay inside with you on humid, or warm days, and you have to be very cautious about exercising the dog in the heat.

All-Around Friendliness 6/10

+Affectionate With Family 8/10

Some breeds are aloof, and independent, even if they were raised by the same owner since the puppyhood period. While others are so close to one person and are indifferent to anybody else; and some give all family with affection. 

The breed is not the only reason that increases affection levels, but dogs who were kept indoor between people around have more comfortability feelings with humans.

+Dog Friendly 6/10

Friendliness toward humans and Friendliness toward dogs are two different things. A lot of dogs attack or dominate other dogs, others like to play rather than fight; and some dogs turn tail and run. So breed is not the only point!

+Friendly Toward Strangers 4/10

Dogs that are friendly toward strangers greet them with wagging tails. Others are indifferent or shy. But, puppies from any breed who was exposed to different sizes, types, shapes, and ages of people will react to strangers better as an adult.

Health And Grooming Needs 8/10

+Amount Of Shedding 6/10

If you are going to keep a dog in your home,  you will always find some level of dog hair in your house. However, shedding greatly vary from breed to breed. Some dogs shed seasonally, some year-round, some both.

+Drooling Potential 8/10

Some dogs drape ropes of slobber on your arm and leave wet and big spots on your outfits when they try to welcome you. If that is okay with you, fine. But if not, you need to choose a rates-low drool dog.

+Easy To Groom 10/10

Some dogs are brush-and-go; others need to be bathed, clipped, and other grooming regular to be healthy and clean always. So you must take in your consideration that; if you have enough time for a lot of grooming, or you can pay someone to do that.

+Size 8/10

Dogs come in all sizes, from the smallest pooch to the towering Great Dane. The space that a dog takes is the main factor in deciding if they suit you and your house. 

Large dogs seem intimidating and overpowering, but a lot of them are so adorable, search and find the compatible size for you.

Trainability 7.6/10

+Easy To Train 8/10

Dogs have easily trained are better at forming an association between a prompt, an action, and results quickly. Other breeds need more patience, time, and repetition while training.

+Intelligence 10/10

Dogs who were bred for jobs that need intelligence, decision making, and concentration, for instance, herding livestock, need their brains to be exercised.

Exactly like dogs that were kept to run most of the day, need their bodies to be exercised. If you do not give them the mental stimulation they need, they will make their work.

+Prey Drive 10/10

Dogs were bred for hunting, like Terriers, have an inborn will to chase or kill other animals. Anything whizzing by, for instance, squirrels, cats, and perhaps, may trigger that instinct. Dogs that like to chase need to be kept in a fenced area.

+Tendency To Bark Or Howl 6/10

Some breeds bark more than others. Take in your consideration how often the dog howls or barks when choosing a breed. If you're considering a watchdog, for example, will a city full of strangers put your dog on permanent alert? 

+Wanderlust Potential 4/10

Some breeds have free spirit more than others. Nordic dogs like Siberian Huskies were raised to tour very long distances. And a large number of hounds must pursue their noses or a bunny that just passes the path!

Physical Needs 7.3/10

+Energy Level 8/10

High-energy dogs are bred originally to perform a canine job and they are always ready for action, like herding livestock, they can tolerate in a full workday. 

Low-energy dogs are couch potatoes. When picking a breed, take in your consideration your activity level, and whether you will find an energetic dog annoying or invigorating.

+Exercise Needs 10/10

Some breeds like slow evening walks. Others need vigorous, daily exercise, especially dogs that were bred originally for jobs, require physical activity like hunting or herding.

+Potential For Playfulness 4/10

Some dogs are perpetual, always begging for a game. while others are more sedate and serious. Although a playful pup sounds adorable, think of how many games of fetch you will play daily. And if you have children or other dogs who can be playmates for your dog.

Vital Stats:

+Dog Breed Group:

Working Dogs


1 foot, 11 inches - 2 feet, 3 inches tall at the shoulder


90 - 120 pounds

+Life Span:

10 - 12 years



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