|Other names||Bosnian and Herzegovinian - Croatian Shepherd Dog (FCI)|
|Origin||Bosnia and Herzegovina|
|Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris)|
The Tornjak (pronounced as "tornyak"), is a Bosnian and Herzegovinian – Croatian Shepherd dog (official English name). It is a mountain sheep dog native to Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia. The dog was mentioned in documents in the 11th and 14th-century. It almost became extinct, but was saved when a breeding program began in the early 1970s.
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- "Tornjak". FCI. Retrieved 28 May 2018.
- Tornjak (Bosnian and Herzegovinian – Croatian Shepherd dog) (PDF). FCI. 23 November 2017. Retrieved 29 May 2018.