Bhote kukur are also known as Himalayan sheepdog because they look after the sheep in the Himalayas and also protect them from wild animals. Some people say that Bhote kukur and Tibetan mastiff are the same, but they are a little bit different. They are sometimes also called Himalayan mastiff. The Bhote kukur price in Nepal is around Rs.20,000 to Rs. 1,00,000 for a pure breed puppy. They share very similar appearance and behavior of Tibetan mastiff.