Carolina Dog

Life expectancy

14 years

Age adult

12 months

Height (Shoulder height)

55 cm


17 kg

Coat texture

medium length / undercoat

Coat color

beige, redbrown, black&loh, white spotted

Common illnesses

no diseases known for this breed

Food expenses per month in €

about € 44

Suitable for children

Rather not

Needs a garden

Rather yes

Hunting motivated / needs alternative employment

Rather yes

First dog suitable

Rather yes

Allergy friendly

Rather not


Very atletic


Needs more attention

Care and grooming

Low grooming effort

Eager to learn



Needs a lot of exercise


alert / intelligent / lively / independent / careful / mistrustful of strangers

Bred for

wild dog

Common illnesses

no diseases known for this breed

Dog type according to FCI

not FCI approved

FCI description

Not FCI Approved

Short description

The Carolina Dog is a descendant of dogs, which were brought to Australia and then got wild again. This breed is approved in Australia and the keeping of this wild dog has to follow strict guidlines. He is suitable for any sporty activity and as a family-dog.

This information is indicative and adheres to the breed standard. Each animal is an individual and has a personal character, as well as its own needs. Thus, a breed is not a guarantee of certain behaviors, etc.