You can pick up your best friend on the street or take it at a shelter for free, or you can buy a dog in an elite kennel for a substantial amount. The cost of a puppy depends on the breed of the pet, its popularity, origin. What are the most expensive dogs in the world?
The cost is from $ 1,500 to $ 4,500.
In tenth place in the ranking of the most expensive dog breeds is the Akita Inu. In Japan, this stately and beautiful animal is considered a national treasure. In other countries, they did not know about them for a long time, but when it was “discovered” in America and Europe, it quickly became popular. Along with the growing popularity, so did the price of puppies. Although the cost has not been small before.
Cost – from 1000 to 5000 dollars.
The first mentions of this one of the Scottish ancient breeds date back to the beginning of the 16th century. The ancestors of the bearded collie were commanders, as well as Old English and Polish shepherds. In the course of breeding, the resulting dog is able to be a hunter, rescuer, shepherd, guard and just a wonderful friend. The high cost is due to the fact that they are easy to train, good as companions, and their numbers are also insignificant, in relation to, for example, the German shepherd.
Cost – from $ 2,500 to $ 7,000.
The history of this ancient breed is more than 5000 years old. This dog is depicted in frescoes in ancient Egyptian tombs. Once they were tireless hunters, but today noble, graceful and graceful pets have turned into excellent companions. Their character is friendly and restless, their facial expressions are very rich. They can even smile and wrinkle their nose. On the edges of the eyes, ears and nose, it is clearly visible when the dog is ashamed of her tricks – like a naughty child, she blushes.
Löwchen – Little Lion Dog
Cost – from 2,000 to 6,500 dollars.
Löwchen was once very popular among the Spanish aristocracy. Great artists often depicted representatives of this breed in the portraits of noble ladies. In the middle of the twentieth century, despite their popularity, the Löwchen dogs were on the verge of extinction. Thanks to their efforts, dog handlers-enthusiasts were able to preserve this miracle to this day. They are friendly, lively, brave dogs with a cheerful character. They are ready to play with children for hours.
Cost – from $ 3,000 to $ 8,000.
All over the world Rottweilers are renowned as excellent bodyguards and watchdogs. They have high intelligence, are very smart, are distinguished by high learning ability, fearlessness, and tremendous physical strength. The demand for them dictates an inflated cost. When choosing this breed for yourself, you need to correctly assess your own strength. This is not just a dog that you just need to feed and walk with it on a leash. A pet needs a master with an iron will and leadership qualities, who has time to train his pet.
Cost – from 3000 to 8500 dollars.
The fifth place in the nomination for the most expensive dog belongs to the Chow Chow. Undoubtedly, this breed of dog is popular, it is proud, independent, charming in appearance, with a beautiful and thick coat and blue tongue. Their number is much smaller than the same Rottweilers or Shepherds. Little Chow-Chow looks like a teddy bear, and with the right upbringing it will turn into a noble, balanced and calm dog. The dog is often used for all sorts of competitions and shows, as well as show dogs.
Cost – from 2500 to 9000 dollars.
This is a true English gentleman who embodies calmness and thoroughness. Representatives of this breed are capable of becoming loyal and loyal companions who love to eat deliciously and sleep well on an armchair or sofa. They are intelligent and friendly. But this does not mean that English Bulldogs do not like to frolic or play. Dogs have a characteristic appearance – a strong, stocky knocked-down torso, a small tail, massive short legs, a large head with small pink and semi-erect ears. The dog can sometimes be stubborn, but usually it is obedient and sweet. Breeding English Bulldogs is very difficult. This is the reason for their high price. The thing is that at the birth of puppies, a caesarean section is performed, and this, in turn, requires from the breeder not only large financial resources, but also time and effort. The newborn offspring and the operated bitch require special care.
Cost – from 4,000 to 11,000 dollars.
These dogs have been good friends with humans for about 3000 years. For a long time they lived with their owners in the same yurt. In the most severe northern frosts, representatives of this breed warmed people with their warmth, helped them to hunt and graze deer. The Samoyed is currently popular as a show dog and as a companion dog. In the US, it is recommended that people with depression communicate with these dogs.
Cavalier king charles spaniel
Cost – from 2,000 to 14,000 dollars.
In second place is the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel breed. It was bred back in the 16th century. After that, almost immediately became popular among the crowned heads and court ladies. The dog has no aggressiveness at all, it has an agreeable character and a unique ability to adapt to the waters of its owners, their image. Pets feel comfortable in the company of other animals, they love to play with children.
Cost – from $ 3,000 to $ 7,000.
The price is for a brownish or black puppy. The first place belongs to the Tibetan Mastiff. For most countries, this dog remains a rare exotic wonder. Nowadays, black and tan dogs are not very rare. White or red are recognized as rare colors of mastiffs. The cost of such puppies can reach astronomical figures. White and bright red puppies were sold in 2011 for $ 16000 and $ 20000, respectively.