Top 10 Worlds Most Expensive Dog Breeds for 2019

Top 10 Worlds Most Expensive Dog Breeds for 2019

A dog, which is also popular as man’s best companion, sometimes does not come without a price. Many dog lovers are willing to pay thousands of dollars for specific dog breeds. Here are the top 10 most expensive breeds in the world. Please Note: The cost can vary greatly based on breeder, location and bloodlines.

10. Saluki 

Costing around $1000-$1500 , Characterized by long, slim and tall appearance with males growing up to 71 cm tall with a weight of about 60 lbs. Famous as the royal dog of Egypt, they were the choice of trade merchants traversing China’s Silk Road. Thus, they happen to be one of the oldest breeds of domesticated dogs. They are excellent guards and hunters. All these characteristics make Saluki feature in most lists of top most expensive dogs.

9.Chow Chow

Costing around $1500-$2000, One of the most ancient breeds dating back to 3000 BC, the Chow Chow, as the name suggests, is a native of China. With a teddy-bear look-a-like face and goofy grin, they come in a variety of colours ranging across red, black, blue, cinnamon, and cream. Their unique feature is that they have a black tongue. Their thick soft fur is an adaption to the snow-clad tundra region. In China, they are called the Songshi Quan, which means puffy-lion dog. They make excellent guard dogs, hunters and pullers. A large head and a mouth like a muzzle, they weigh up to 70 lbs and a lion-like fur.