Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Komondor Synonym(s): Hungarian Sheepdog Contributor(s): The Kennel Club Introduction Biological Data Introduction General information An ancient Hungarian breed used to guard sheep. The puppy is brought up with the flock of sheep and is shorn at the same time as the flock. Strong, heavy, corded coat requires regular attention. A good guard dog, although not suitable to the urban environment or hotter climates. Biological Data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs), genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs: https://dogwellnet.com/. For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements_and_recommendations_web.pdf. Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. Komondor Club of Great Britain: www.komondor.co.uk. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: www.akc.org/clubs/search. Komondor Club of America: http://clubs.akc.org/kca.