These ancient breeds with roots in China and Nepal can be more expensive especially if you get a purebred from Nepal. Back in 2013 a rare red Tibetan Mastiff sold in China for $1.9 million dollars!
#1 Tibetan Mastiff
#2 The Pharaoh Hound
The Pharaoh Hound is an elite breed with their royal athletic looks. They are considered to be highly intelligent and can be quite challenging and expensive to train. These dogs will let you know exactly how they feel. Their ears and nose will blush when they are excited or happy. They can range in price up to $6500.
#3 The Rottweiler
Initially used by butchers for carrying large loads of meat The Rottweiler indeed has received its fair share of bad publicity for being aggressive and violent thanks mainly to some Hollywood hype and documented evidence. However, this strong, healthy breed can be taught socialization skills if it is taught when they are puppies. This expensive breed can range in cost up to $6000 and might be worth it if you are looking for a reliable guard dog.
#4 The Akita
The Akita breed is a popular dog in many parts of the world mainly thanks to Hollywood’s hype and hit movies such as Hachiko: A Dog’s Tale. This breed can be quite costly as well ranging in price up to $4500.
#5 The Samoyed
The Samoyed breed are not the biggest dogs around, but they sure are strong. Initially used by reindeer herders and sled pullers these super friendly dogs would be best kept indoors as they don’t make the best guard dogs. This is a breed that their bark is louder than their bite. They have a price tag ranging from $4000 to $10000.
#6 The Lowchen
The Lowchen are considered to be similar to that of Maltese and other well-known toy breeds. Unfortunately, this pricey breed which can range in price up to $3,000
#7 The Azawakah
These are one of the few African breeds that are available for purchasing in the United States and Canada. The Azawakah are very courageous dogs and will chase off any intruders or anyone or anything that means to do harm to their pack. Human families are often considered part of this pack if a loving family owns them.The Azawakah can range in price from $3000 and up.
#8 Peruvian Inca Orchid
Out of all the breeds in this post today we would have to say that the Peruvian Inca Orchid dogs are the oddest looking on the list. Completely hairless except what is on their head and feet they also have an elephant gray skin tone. Its costly $3000
#9 The Saluki
One of the oldest breeds around these muscular dogs with their long legs and refined characteristics were once used for merchants traveling the China Silk Road and Ancient hunters who were going after hares and gazelles. The average Saluki can go in the price range of up $2500.
#10 Czechoslovakian Vlcak
Though we don’t have an exact cost for the Czechoslovakian Vlcak dog, one thing is for sure unless you live in Czech Republic you will have to pay a somewhat expensive price on plane fare to travel to the region. This wolf-like race of dogs is rarely known outside of this part of the world. The Czechoslovakian Vlcak dogs are bred by mating Carpathian Wolves with purebred German Shepherds.