Taiwan has several native dog breeds, including the Taiwan Dog, also known as the Formosan Mountain Dog. This breed is known for its intelligence, loyalty, bravery, and devotion to its family. They have a double layer coat, with a longer coat during the cold winter months. They are also known for their agility and strength, making them excellent hunting and guard dogs. They are a medium-sized breed, with an average life expectancy of between twelve and fifteen years. They are friendly, loyal, and loving dogs, and make excellent companion animals.