Jonangi: The Jonangi is also known as Jonangi Jagilam or Kolleti Jagilam is an Indian Dog breed, majorly found in separated state of Andhra Pradesh and also in some parts of Karnataka. It was once abundantly found in and around Kolleru Lake of West Godavari and Krishna Districts of Andhra Pradesh. This dog has a very short and smooth hair. It is mainly used as hunting and also as herding dog by people who have this breed.
Once this breed was found around the entire coastal region of India, now it’s found mostly in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka,Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Goa. Of late major asil breeders and farm owners in Andhra Pradesh are interested in keeping this breed to protect their asil birds and livestock from predators. And you can always find Jonangi dogs in kerala from our Farm.
Higher classification: Dog
Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Brindle, Chocolate, Biscuit
Temperament: Spunky, Vigilant, Primitive