The Caucasian Ovcharka is a lesser known breed that has been heralded for its fierce loyalty and ability to be trained in several different facets. The Ovcharka is a Shepherd type of breed that has been historically used for the protection of livestock from other predators. The Ovcharka is ferocious in its duties and will routinely snap at strangers or people it perceives to be a threat. In order to own a Caucasian Ovcharka you must commit yourself to training them from a young age and ensuring that the dog gets proper socializing rules instill early on. If trained properly the Ovcharka can be a wonderful addition to your house.