Two Champion Litters of True Perro de Presa Canario Dogs and Puppies Available

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Perro de Presa Canario true protector and guard dog loyal to family and very wary of strangers. Puppies avaliable from Grand Champions and Champions $1,150.00 - $1,500.00. UPPCC,AKC and UKC stock

Two champion litters of true Perro de Presa Canario are avaliable from Champion Gkar and Champion Shaka Zulu. All puppies come with a written two (2) year health warranty and will be dewormed and up to date on all shots. For more information on litters

Action Presas are dedicated to breeding quality Perro de Presa Canrio puppies/dog. The Perro de Presa Canario are true family guardians with natural instincts to be loyal to their family and protect its home but is very wary of strangers.

The cost of a true Perro de Presa Canario/Presa Canario puppy from a reputable breeder will run between $1,000.00 and $2,000.00. Thee average cost being $1,350.00 to $1,500.00 (No reputable breeder will sell one of these wonderful puppies for under $1,000.00).

The Perro de Presa Canario originated from the Canary Islands. The ancestors of the Perro de Presa Canario were probably brought to the Canary Island by the Spanish Conquistadors, around the beginning of the fifteenth century. They guarded the farms, helped catch and hold cattle, and kept wild or stray dogs away. In the early to mid 1940s, the breed began to drop and started to be revived again in the early to mid 1970s, when reputable breeders developed and bred Presas true to their original size and character.

The Presa Canario are a moderately large, powerfully dog with a massive head. The ears may be cropped, naturally pendent or rose. The overall impression is that of an massive guard dog. For pictures of ears cropped go to

The main characteristics of the Presa are to guard its home, family and to herd and hold cattle. This requires a courageous, powerful, agile dog with powerful jaws.

The Presas are very affectionate, docile and well behaved dog with its owner and family. Presas are very wary of strangers. And has the tendacy to be aggressive with other dogs if not properly socialized. Remember time must be spent with the dog.

The Perro de Presa Canario may also be refered to as Presa Canario, Dogo Canario or Presas. There is however, a difference in the Dogo Canario and the true Perro de Presa Canario. The Perro de Presa Canario has no maximum weight as long as the Perro de Presa Canario is well proportioned. There is also an average weight of 100lbs - 120lbs for females and 125lbs and up for males. Where as the male Dogo Canario maximum weight is 125lbs. Black is not a reconized color of the Dogo Canario.

The Perro de Presa Canario is recognized by the AKC, UKC and the United Perro de Presa Canario Club (UPPCC), which has a strict set of rules and code of ethnics to be followed. For more information on the above mentioned registries go to and click on the Links tab on your left.

Before decideing to purchase a puppy or dog we suggest researching the breed to check for known health problems and requirements of the breed. Whether the puppy comes from Action Presas or another breeder of a particular puppy or dog.

It is very important that the Presa Canario/Perro de Presa Canario be socialized from the time it is a puppy so that it does not end up being a dog aggressive Presa Canario/Perro de Presa Canario.

If you're looking for a well put together guard dog with the natural instinct to protect its owner and family then a Perro de Presa Canario may be just the dog.

For information on avaliable Presa Canario/Perro de Presa Canario puppies from Champion and Grand Champion bloodlines go to


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