Cane Corso

An up-close look at the Cane Corso of Caserta

The 18th-Century fountain at the royal palace of Caserta depicts a very modern-looking Cane Corso.

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From that all-important head to key proportions, Michael Ertaskiran offers 10 things to know about judging the Cane Corso.

The Cane Corso is the athlete among Molossers. Here are 10 things to know about evaluating the breed.

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Michael Ertaskiran ponders the time-forged character of the Cane Corso

The Cane Corso's unique, human-centric temperament has been forged over centuries.

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How long is too long a coat in the Cane Corso? And how does coat color affect its length and texture? Read on.

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Debunking the proponents of light-eyed Cane Corsos

According to popular thought, yellow eyes in the Cane Corso aren’t just more intimidating – they supposedly give the dog superior night vision.

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Breeder-judge Shauna DeMoss shares her thoughts on the AKC Cane Corso standard.

In this new feature, we ask accomplished fanciers to sit down with "their" AKC standard and "take note" about where they think judges and breeders often go astray. Breeder-judge Shauna DeMoss shares her thoughts on the AKC Cane Corso standard.

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What went wrong here?

In this interactive feature, Cane Corso judge Massmo Inzoli critiques some heads that have strayed from correct breed type.

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If you ever doubted that brindle was a camouflaging pattern - inside and out - check out these Mastiff and Cane Corso photos!

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What exactly is – or was – a Sicilian Branchiero?

A classic butcher's dog, the Sicilian Branchiero is all but extinct today.

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Was this founding litter of American Cane Corsos descended from rare Sicilian imports ... or just cleverly bred impersonators?

Over the years, there has been much conjecture surrounding the first litters of Cane Corsos imported from Sicily to America in the late 1980s by the late Michael Sottile Sr. In search of answers, Michael Ertaskiran interviews his namesake son.

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