Rafeiro do Alentejo Puppies for Sale

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Breed Group: Foundation Stock Service
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Overview
Believed to be descendants of Tibetan Mastiffs, the Rafeiro do Alentejo was used to guard and move cattle and sheep. They were also used to guard farms, homes, and estates. This breed is still a working breed in Portugal. However, Rafeiro do Alentejo's are extremely rare in North America.
Character
The Rafeiro do Alentejo is powerful, serious, and muscular. This breed is highly diligent and alert, especially at night. Rafeiro do Alentejo's are fierce, independent, agile, and swift.
Temperament
The Rafeiro do Alentejo breed is not recommended for first time dog owners. They are extremely territorial of their home, family, and anything or anyone placed under their protection. The Rafeiro do Alentejo is affectionate with their family, but highly suspicious of strangers. They typically get along with other pets they have been raised with. Rafeiro do Alentejo's do well with children as they are a calm, docile, and steadfast breed.
Care
The Rafeiro do Alentejo requires very minimal grooming. The coat must have thorough brushing during their seasonal heavy shedding. Due to the rarity of this breed they are relatively healthy, although hip dysplasia may occur.
Coat
The coat of the Rafeiro do Alentejo is of medium-length, dense, straight, and thick. This breed is a seasonal heavy shedder.
Training
Early socialization and obedience training is absolutely crucial. Rafeiro do Alentejo's are stubborn and dominant. Therefore, they require a strong and dominant handler. They do not respond to harsh or heavy-handed methods. Training must be done with motivation, firmness, respect, fairness, and consistency.
Activity
The Rafeiro do Alentejo does not require much exercise. However, they are not recommended for apartment living. This breed does best with a large securely fenced yard or rural setting.
Weight
Male: 110-132; Female: 100-121 lbs
Height
Male: 27-28; Female: 25-28 inches
Color(s)
Brindle, black, fawn, yellow, wolfgray; Markings of spotted white, black mask.
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Rafeiro do Alentejo Puppies for Sale Expected Budget in 2022

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How much do Rafeiro do Alentejo puppies for sale cost?

The cost for a Rafeiro do Alentejo puppy for sale varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Before searching "Rafeiro do Alentejo puppies for sale near me", review their average cost below.

The current median price for all Rafeiro do Alentejos for sale is $0.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Rafeiro do Alentejo with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a Rafeiro do Alentejo puppy for sale without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a Rafeiro do Alentejo puppy with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a Rafeiro do Alentejo with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a Rafeiro do Alentejo puppy with breeding rights or even Rafeiro do Alentejos for sale advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $0 upwards to $0 or even more for Rafeiro do Alentejo puppies for sale with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Rafeiro do Alentejos for sale is $0.

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Annual cost of owning a Rafeiro do Alentejo puppy for sale

When googling "Rafeiro do Alentejo puppy for sale near me" it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining a Rafeiro do Alentejos true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

Most Popular Rafeiro do Alentejo Puppy for Sale Names for 2022

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  • 2. Halo
  • 3. Bridgette

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Updated: 12/8/2022