Differing Fila Types
How to tell
the difference between a pure fila and one decending from crossbreds
The unscrupulous creators who have introduced the crossing of races with
the Fila Brasileiro have made use on a large scale of the Neapolitan
mastiff and the Old English Mastiff...
There's quite a lot of evidence to indicate that old stories about the
Fila Brasileiro are increasing confusion in Europe and the USA. What was
forgotten about long ago in Brasil is now being dug up and told to
unsuspecting Europeans and Americans, namely the wrong story of the
oh-so-young Fila breed...
Black in the Fila
"the dog must be selected by its corpulency ... must have an uniform
color, preferable of black color, to be used as a dog to protect
the property, ... this dog, if the thief comes during the day light it
has the appearance more frightening, if it's black .....
Do's and Don't's
Always: Have your Fila approach a guest or friend rather than
having them approach your Fila. Basically, let your Fila pet the
Never: Assume someone heard you. Even in a ring situation,
never assume a judge won’t approach your Fila in a fast or assertive way.
Never assume someone heard you say “Wait!” or “Just a minute!”..
What is happening today is appalling and shocking. One of the saddest
aspects is that a very large amount of people are totally unaware of what
a Puppy Mill even is...