Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: ontario, canada
As stated - it is the official name for the breed. You don't call English bulldogs English bulls do you? Karelian bear dog, old English sheepdog, canaan dog, canadian or american eskimo dog. Just so happens that the word 'dog' is part of their official breed name.
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