Xoloitzcuintle - hairless mexican dog pee on a tree on garden. Xoloitzcuintli or Mexican hairless dog is one of the most rare and ancient breeds in the world. It is thought to have been bred for more than 3000 years ago. The Aztecs valued it for its healing properties and of divine origin. The Indians used Xoloitzcuintli as a heater for rheumatism and considered it a sacred dog. More recently, the nation was on the verge of extinction, but thanks to the efforts of enthusiasts population was restored. A distinctive feature of Xoloitzcuintli - large, upright ears, resembling the ears of a bat. Thanks to them, the dog hears very well. Xoloitzcuintli well built, sturdy, elegant and very agile. Experts attribute them to the primitive dogs. Xoloitzcuintli very loyal dog, which is strongly bound to his master, giving him affection and love. Xoloitzcuintli - dog-guard, he will be zealous to protect your family, your home and its territory. This Mexican hairless dog not barking and howling, paying attention to threatening the family in danger. Xoloitzcuintli communicate well with teenagers and dogs, with which they grew up together. But this dog can be very aggressive towards the stranger. Xoloitzcuintli very sensitive and emotional, alone he could defeat the entire apartment. And even minor stress can lead Mexican hairless dog to neurosis and problems with digestion. So this breed is not recommended for inexperienced breeders.