The Kangal (pronounced, khan-ghahl) is a breed of large livestock guardian dog originating from the Sivas province of Turkey. The breed is of an early Mastiff type with a solid, pale tan or sabled coat, and a black mask.
Central Asian Shepherd Dog – an ancient breed from the regions of Central Asia. It is not the result of artificial selection: native breed called alabai historically common among Central Asian peoples. Used as shepherds, as well as to protect and for guard duty.