ESTRELA MOUNTAIN APPEARANCE:
The breed exists in two forms, the long- and the shorthaired one. They weigh between 66 and 110 pounds and grow to a height of 24.5 to 28.5 inches.
The Estrela Mountain Dog is a breed of dog that has been used to guard herds in the Estrela mountains for centuries.
They are very protective of their property and family, friendly with children, but suspicious of any strangers, and can be stubborn.