Aidi Dog Breed Information

Nature
Aidi Dog Breed InformationNovember 16, 2017

The Aidi is a Moroccan dog breed used as a livestock guardian, protecting herds of sheep and goats. It also possesses hunting capabilities and good scenting ability. In its native Morocco it is often paired in hunting with the Sloughi, which chases down prey that the Aidi has located by scent.

The Aidi is lean and muscular. It has a heavy plumed tail and medium-sized ears that are tipped forward. Its jaws are strong with tight black or brown lips. The eyes are medium with a dark color and dark rims. The Aidi has a tapered muzzle with a black or brown nose that usually matches the coat. The coat of the Aidi is course, thick and weather resistant. Coat colors include black, white, black and white, tawny and pale red.

Aidi Dog Breed Information

Nature
Aidi Dog Breed InformationNovember 16, 2017

Name
Aidi

Other Names
Aïdi, Atlas Mountain Dog, Atlas Shepherd Dog, Berber Dog, Chien de lAtlas, Chien de Montagne de lAtlas, Kabyle Dog

Origin
Morocco

Breed Group
Guardian Dog (UKC)

Size
Medium

Type
Purebred

Life span
10-12 years

Temperament
Agile
Alert
Energetic
Powerful
Protective
Sensitive

Height
21-24 inches (53-61 cm)

Weight
50-55 pounds (23-25 kg)

Colors
Black
Black & White
Brown
Tawny
White

Litter Size
5-8 puppies

Puppy Price
Average $300 - $500 USD