TOSA INU

COUNTRY: Japan
WEIGHT: 100-200 pounds
HEIGHT:24.5 - 25.5 inches
COAT: Short, smooth
COLOR: Solid red preferred; brindle, dull black, fawn and white
OTHER NAMES: Tosa Ken, Tosa Token
REGISTRY: FCI
GROUP: Mastiff

The Tosa Inu is an original race of dog of Japan. Moloso of imposing aspect, is one of the favorite races by the lovers of the dogs of great size anywhere in the world. The race arises in the middle of century XIX, when diverse European races of great size are crossed (great bernardine Danish, mastín, san, bulldog) the native Shikoku Inu.