Thai Bangkaew Dog

USD $400-$600 Price Avg.

Companion Dogs



Breed Type



10-12 years


Breed Information

Group Companion Dogs
Popularity/Rank 400
Origin Thailand
Other Names Bangkaew, TBD
Breed Type Purebred
Price (Avg.) USD $400-$600
How much does a Thai Bangkaew Dog cost?
According to a rough estimate, you will spend between $400 to $600 on your Thai Bangkaew Dog if you purchase it from a reputable breeder. If you select a dog with exceptional bloodlines, the price may be higher. The price might even be higher if the dog has already been trained. You'll usually pay less if you get a Thai Bangkaew Dog from a shelter.
Size Medium
Weight Male: 40-44 pounds (18–20 kg),
Female: 35-44 pounds (16–18 kg)
Height Male: 18-22 inches (45-56 cm),
Female: 17-21 inches (44-54 cm)
Lifespan 10-12 years
Recognized by FCI
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. And FCI in the Spitz and primitive types group, in the Asian Spitz and related breeds section.
Purpose Protection
Date of Origin 18th century
Ancestry Unknown

Appearance & Maintenance

Coat Waterproof
Coat Colors Black, Brown, Gray, Red, Tan, White
Grooming Level
Shedding Level
Eye Color Possibilities Black, Brown, Amber, Blue, Hazel, Green
Nose Color Possibilities Black, Brown, Pink, Red, Blue
Coat Color Possibilities White, Cream, Red, Sable, Black, Fawn, Brindle, Blue, Silver, Gold
Coat Length Medium
Coat Density Medium
Coat Texture Wiry
Recommended Brushes Slicker brush, pin brush, shedding blade, comb, mat rake, undercoat rake, dematting tool.
Brushing Frequency Once a week

Breed Characteristics

Temperament Active, Agile, Aware, Dedicated, Defensive, Devoted, Intelligent, Protective, Watchful
Sensitivity Level
Affection Level
Social Interaction Required
Watchdog Ability
Biting Force Low
Impulse to Wander or Roam
Prey Drive
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Fighting Dog Not really

Good & Friendly with

Apartment Life Friendly
Stranger Friendly
Cat Friendly
Dog Friendly
Office Friendly No
Senior Citizens Friendly
Pet Friendly
Friendly with First Time Owners No
Service Dog Not really
Therapy Dog Not really
Detection, Sniffer or Security Dog Not really
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) Not really
Boat Dog Not really
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog Not really

Health Elements

Health Issues
Hypoallergenic No
Energy Level
Exercise Required
Sleeping Required
Weight Gain Potential
Weather & Climate Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness Medium
Drooling tendency
Activity Level High
Rec. Walk Mileage Per Week 30 miles
Minutes of Activity Per Day 60

Food & Costing

Avg. Daily Food 1.5 to 2.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Cups Per Day 1.5 cups
Daily Cost $20-$50
Monthly Cost $50-$100


Gestation Duration 60-64 days
How often can the Thai Bangkaew Dog have a litter? Once a year.
Litter Size 4-6 puppies (Once a year.)


The Thai Bangkaew Dog is a medium-sized breed of dog that originated in Thailand. It is a loyal and protective breed that makes an excellent companion for families. The Thai Bangkaew Dog has a unique appearance, with its long, silky coat and distinctive facial features. It has a lifespan of 10 to 12 years, and can reach up to 24 inches in height and weigh up to 40 pounds. The colors of the Thai Bangkaew Dog range from white to black, with some having tan or cream markings.

The personality of the Thai Bangkaew Dog is one of loyalty and protection. They are intelligent dogs that are eager to please their owners, making them easy to train. They are also very alert and will bark when they sense danger or something out of the ordinary. This makes them great watchdogs for families who want extra security around their home.

The Thai Bangkaew Dog is friendly with other dogs, children, and other animals if properly socialized from an early age. They can be wary around strangers but will warm up quickly once they get used to them. With proper training and socialization, they can become great family pets that will bond closely with their owners over time.

The temperament of the Thai Bangkaew Dog is generally calm but alert when necessary; however, they may become aggressive if not properly trained or socialized from an early age. They need plenty of exercise as well as mental stimulation in order to stay healthy both physically and mentally; otherwise they may become destructive or anxious due to boredom or lack of activity.

The health of the Thai Bangkaew Dog is generally good; however there are some health issues that may arise such as hip dysplasia or eye problems like cataracts or glaucoma which should be monitored by your veterinarian regularly throughout your pet’s life span .

The adaptability level for this breed is moderate; while it does not require much grooming it does need regular exercise in order for it stay healthy both physically and mentally . The benefits of having this breed as a pet include its loyalty , intelligence , protective nature , low maintenance grooming needs ,and its ability to bond closely with its owners over time .


The Thai Bangkaew Dog is a rare breed of dog that is native to Thailand. The breed is named after the Bangkaew district in Thailand, where they were first found. The Thai Bangkaew Dog is a medium-sized breed with a short coat that is typically white with black markings. They are known for their loyalty and intelligence, and they make excellent guard dogs.

The Thai Bangkaew Dog breed almost became extinct in the early 1900s due to cross-breeding with other breeds of dogs. However, a few purebred Thai Bangkaew Dogs were still found in the wild and were eventually brought back to Thailand. The breed has since become popular in Thailand and other parts of Asia.

The ancestry of the Thai Bangkaew Dog is unknown, but they are believed to be related to the Samoyed and Chow Chow breeds. The Thai Bangkaew Dog was first recognized as a breed by the United Kennel Club in 2006.