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Inca Hairless Dog

This group of dogs is found in three distinct categories, based on size. It is not clear if all the New World hairless breeds are related, but these particular dogs occur predominantly in solid colours only.

History of Inca Hairless Dog

Although rare in their homeland today, they were once the favoured companions of the Incas.

Remark

As with the Mexican Hairless "Powder-puff" versions of these dogs also occur.

Other names of Inca Hairless Dog: Hairless dog.

Identification keys of Inca Hairless Dog

  • some hair on head, extending over the ears
  • long thigh muscles
  • ears set low on head
  • small, dark eyes

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