The Bali Dog
The Bali Dog is indigenous to Bali. Their DNA can be traced back 12,000 years originating from the Australian Dingo and Asian Wolf.
Temperament: Bali Dogs are intelligent, alert, and friendly, although slightly conservative. It is never overly shy nor aggressive. At home it is an excellent watchdog, sounding a warning bark to announce the arrival of any stranger. It is protective of its home and family, although it does not threaten to bite or attack people. Bali Dogs learn new tasks quickly and are eager to please.
Coat: Short haired for the tropical climate. Sheds yearly.
Colours: Black, White, Brindle, Mix
Lifespan: 10-15 years
The Bali Cat
The Balinese is a breed of domestic cat with medium-length silky coat. The Balinese cat is also the parent breed for the tabby/lynx marked Balinese cat also termed as Javanese.
Temperament: Balinese cats are sociable, intelligent, and inquisitive. and rated the highest in intelligence of all the long-haired breeds, rated 9–10. It loves attention and is compared to dog companions; they are very playful and fond of human company. It is a vocal breed which may vocalize for no apparent reason. They are known to be cat retrievers, play fetch and very much interact with their surroundings, including other animals.
Coat: Medium-length silky coat.
Colours: Tortie, red, grey, tiger. Claimed to have hypoallergenic qualities
Lifespan: 13-15 years