What is the most ancient breed of dogs
14 of the oldest dog breeds
Akita-inu-2 nd millennium BC. E.
The Afghan greyhound-VI century BC. E.
Basenji-1-2 thousand BC. E.
Ahasa Apso-VIII century BC. E.
Peking-more than 2 thousand years ago
Saluki-XXXV century BC. E.
Samoyed Dog, about 3 thousand years ago
Shiba Inu-III century BC. E.
Siberian Husky-1-th millennium BC. E.
Tibetan Terrier-VI century BC. E.
Chow Chow III century BC. E.
Sharpei-206 BC. E.
Petit-Brabanton or griffinAnswer # 3:
Pharaoh's dog is the oldest dog in the history of mankind. Two pharaoh dogs pursuing a gazelle are depicted on a disk dated 4 thousand BC. E. - even before the pharaohs of the first dynasty.
The dog, in particular hunting, was an invariable companion of the pharaohs and nobles in ancient Egypt. Therefore it is not surprising that their image is found on many sarcophagi.
Pharaoh's dog and Akita-inu :)Answer # 5:
Pekingese - in China 2 thousand years ago the emperors keptAnswer No. 6:
The ancestor of the chihuahua is supposedlyAncient dog techichi, the first mention of which refers to 1500 BC. E. The dog has its own trace from three ancient civilizations: the Maya, the Toltec and the Aztecs, in which the tiny dog was revered as sacred.Answer No. 7:
Chow chowAnswer No. 8:
Akita-InuJapania2th millennium BC. E.
Alaskan Malamute.jpg Alaskan Malamute Alaskan
Afghan Hound.jpg The Afghan GreyhoundAfghanistan VI century BC. E.
Basenji Profile.jpg BasenjiCongo1-2 thousand BC. E.
Aishia.jpgLhasa ApsoTibetVIII century BC. E.
Pequines.jpgPekinesKitai more than 2 thousand years ago
Malik the Saluki.jpg Saluki Fertile crescent XXXV century BC. E.
Dido background.jpg Samoyed dogRussia about 3 thousand years ago
Shiba Inu.jpg Siba InuJapaniaIII century BC. E.
Siberian-husky.jpgSiberian HuskyRussia1th millennium BC. E.
Tibetan Terrier Image 001.jpg The Tibetan TerrierTibett VI century BC. E.
Shiva, aug-05-5.jpg Chow ChowChinaIII century BC. E.
(Ill 150 BC)
Adult sharpei.jpgSharpeiKitai206 year BC. E.
ShihTzuPup.jpg Shi TzuTibet, China
The following in terms of distance from the wild wolf clusters: No. 2 includes breeds such as Mastiff, No. 3 - Shepherds, No. 4 - modern hunting dogs (mostly bred in Europe since the 1800s .
Cluster # 2: Bernese Mountain Dog, German Boxer, English Bulldog, Bullmastiff, French Bulldog, German Shepherd, cierny sery, large Swiss Mountain Dog, Labrador Retriever, Mastiff, Miniature Bull Terrier, Newfoundland, Pomeranian Spitz, Canarian Dog, Rottweiler.
Cluster No. 3: Belgian Shepherd, Tervenur, Russian Greyhound, Collie, Greyhound, Pug, St. Bernard, Sheltie.
Cluster # 4: Airedale Terrier, Australian Shepherd, Australian Terrier, American Cocker Spaniel, American Nude Terrier, American Water Spaniel, American Pit Bull Terrier, Basset Hound, Beagle, Bedlington Terrier, Bichon Frize, Bloodhound, Border Collie, Core Terrier, Cavalier King Crawfish Bay Retriever, Chihuahua, Clumber Spaniel, Dachshund, Doberman Pinscher, English Cocker Spaniel, Coated Retriever, Kurzhaar, Risenschnauzer, Golden Retriever, Great Dane, Ivik Greyhound, Irish Red Setter, Irish Terrier, Lion A kerwer-blue terrier, a Hungarian shepherd, a kuwas, a Manchester terrier, a zwergschnauzer, a Norwegian elkound, a Bobtail, a pharaoh's dog, a pointer, a Portuguese water dog, a Rhodesian ridgeback, a shipperke, a soft-wheat terrier, a poodle, a mittelschnauzer, a welsh springer -spaniel, west highland white terrier, whippet.
The family ties and the "age" of the breed, discovered by the genetic analysis, in some cases did not coincide with the "official" history of the breed.
As an additional aspect of the studyIt turned out that 6 pairs of breeds are the closest relatives (Alaskan Malamute and Siberian Husky, Belgian Shepherd and Tervenur, Collie and Sheltie, Greyhound and Whippet, Bernese Mountain Dog and the big Swiss Mountain Dog, Bullmastiff and Mastiff).
The oldest dog is the German ShepherdAnswer No. 10:
I do not know