The Black Sea – the largest saltwater body closest to Bulgaria – is home to several shark species. The most common of them is the spiny dogfish. At the same time, the longnose spurdog, the small-spotted catshark, and the smooth hammerhead are also occasionally seen.
List of the Different Types of Sharks in Bulgaria
|Angel Shark||4-7 feet||Moderately aggressive|
|Common Thresher Shark||12-18 feet||Not aggressive|
|Longnose Spurdog||3-3.3 feet||Not aggressive|
|Small Spotted Catshark||2.5-3 feet||Not aggressive|
|Smooth Hammerhead Shark||8-12 feet||Not aggressive (but are potentially dangerous)|
|Spiny Dogfish||2.5-3.5 feet||Not aggressive (due to their small size)|