Komondor adult in black and white


The Komondor is a large, powerful breed that is famous for their immeasurable courage when guarding their herd.

About the Komondor

Komondor dogs are naturally wary of strangers and incredibly protective of their owners and their property, making them prized guard dogs.

Due to their large size and protective, herding nature, they are best suited to experienced owners who are able to manage their socialisation, training and exercise needs.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)

Breed specifics

FCI Group 1, AKC Working Group
Size category
Avg life expectancy
10–12 years

Resilient / Confident / Protective / Quiet / Alert

Key facts

  • Needs a lot of exercise
  • Needs a lot of space
  • Needs a lot of training

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