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Canine Hip Dysplasia
a significant health issue in giant dog breeds

pages of photos of maremmas and other livestock guardians

All breeds info
dog health, nutrition, veterinary care, pup raising and much more

Registration figures for maremmas in Australia


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Franca Simondetti
Italian breeders knowledge of these dogs

Temperament and behaviour of dogs


Breed Standard
Maremma sheepdog breed standards


tips and methods
of training livestock guardians


All Livestock guardians
all about the other breeds of guardian dogs - descriptons, stories, huge resource base

where do the white
guardians come from?


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MAREMMAS owned by KATRINA JEFERY (was Sommers)

Briana happy and smiling at an Australian Beach allowing dogs at Byron Bay.

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Briana and Sha enjoying the waves. (children having a good time too...)

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Sha and my oldest daughter Kirsten.

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Oh GOODIE, we're gonna build a sand castle!!!

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You know, this really IS 'the life'!

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Girls just wanna have fun...

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Some maremmas really do just like the water

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OK, hand the boards over now kids, it's OUR turn!

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Briana attending a meeting of the Maremma Sheepdog Social Club of QLD

maremma sheepdogs owned by Katrina Jeffery

male maremma playing with his pups displaying the loving nature of these livestock guardian dogs

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