- Aug 9, 2016
- Arlington, WA
- Kubota B7800; Kioti NX5510HC
Yeah, mine looks like that when asked to do something he really don't want to do.
Are you sure yours is not a black mouth cur? We were told ours was a mastiff/shepherd mix and turns out to be a BMC. Best dog we've ever had.
I like fawn-colored dogs
No doubt that folks at shelters do a lot of guessing. In Xena's case we're pretty sure that they got it right. The Bull Mastiff part is clearly there in the lower droopy lips:
Bullmasador Dog Breed Information and Pictures
If you zoom in on the picture of her with the Guineas you can see it.
Temperament is also a dead ringer. She's perfectly OK with being in the house (Mastiff trait), but then when she's outside she's more in Labrador Retriever mode!
Here's one of her when she was around 2 years of age, following her first TPLO surgery (after the second one her value went from $72 to $7,200!); muscle tone was gone due to weeks of rehab (and she hadn't fully matured yet- now she's rippled); you can also see the lower lips here: