Breed History

September 15, 2014

History of the Neapolitan Mastiff

The Neapolitan Mastiff, or Mastino Napolitano, is a breed that has it’s roots in antiquity along with many of the other giant Molossers.  According to different sources, the progenitor of this mastiff is a Tibetan dog which directly affected the phenotype of the Persian Mastiff used in battle by King Porus against Alexander The Great….   Continue

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