Breaking his own previous record, Tibetan mastiff has become the most expensive dog on the planet. In 2014, the property developer from Qingdao bought Tibetan mastiff for $2 million. Previously, it was sold for $1.5 million.
Tibetan Mastiff is a large Tibetan dog breed. In fact, this breed originated from nomadic culture of India, China, Mongolia, and Nepal. Generally, these gigantic breeds are bred for hunting and cattle protection from wolves, leopards, bears, and tigers.
Many breeders claim that Tibetan mastiffs have lion’s blood and are very much furious. They are two types the Do-Khyi and Tsang-Khyi. The original Tibetan mastiffs can be 33 inches tall and weigh up to 55-90 kg, sometimes they weigh up to 115kg.
According to many breeders, Tibetan Mastiffs lifespan is 10-14 years. Compared to other, they have few genetic problem such as hypothyroidism, skin problem, ectropion, and distichiasis. The normal price for the certain breed is up to $7,000.