Coat : The thick, dense, weather-resistant coat has profuse feathering and is especially effective at keeping out the cold.
Temperament : The Caucasian Shepherd’s original purpose was to protect livestock. The typical Caucasian is assertive, strong-willed and courageous. Unless properly socialized and trained, the Caucasian Shepherd may exhibit ferocious and unmanageable tendencies. It is very brave, alert, strong and hardy.
Activity : This breed of dog is best suited to a family with lots of space surrounding the home where it can safely run free in an open area. When not working as a livestock guard, it should be taken for a daily, long walk where the dog is made to heel.