Hawaiian Poi Dog

Hawaiian Poi Dog

Infobox Dogbreed
name = Hawaiian Poi Dog
altname = Ilio
country = Hawaii (United States)
extinct= yes
The Hawaiian Poi Dog is an extinct breed of pariah dog from Hawaii which was used as a protector of children and source of food by the native tribes.

Hawaiian Poi Dog is also a term used in Hawaii to describe mixed breed dogs.

ee also

*Pariah Dog
*Dog meat


* [http://dogbreedinfo.com/hawaiianpoidog.htm Hawaiian Poi Dog Information]
* [http://www.thebreedsofdogs.com/HAWAIIAN_POI_DOG.htm Hawaiian Poi Dog info]

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