Neapolitan Mastiffs is also one of the dog breed who comes in large dog breed category and these dogs have weight upto 155 lb. The origins of this Italian mastiff stretch right bak to the fierce Molossus dogs of ancient Rome. These mastiffs have particularly large heads, supported by equally powerful bodies. They used to be concentrated largely in their Italian homeland, but are now being seen in greater numbers elsewhere.
Coat Type/Colour: Short; Grey/Black
Height: 25 – 29 Inch (63.5 – 73.5 cm)
Weight: Upto 155 lb (69 kg)
Nature: Agreeable; Requires much exercise
Neapolitan Mastiffs dog breeds are bred in shades of grey and black. Although used for dog-fighting in the past, they generally prove quite tolerant dogs. Nevertheless, they retain strong territorial instincts and will prove determined guards.