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Belgian Shepherd Dog

Belgian Shepherd Dog
Origin Belgium
Classification Pastoral
Height 56-66cm / 22-26in
Weight 27-34kg / 59-75lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Yes
Watchdog Good
Good with Children Yes
Good with Other Animals Medium
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Twice Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Medium

Belgian Shepherd Dog Description

The Belgian Shepherd Dog is a medium sized, muscular sheepdog with a long tapering muzzle. They have triangular shaped, small ears that stand erect. They are a lightly boned breed of dog with a long and dense coat. The underside of the coat is feathered as are the legs and tail with the tail generally being carried low. They have a ‘ruff’ around their necks. Colours available are fawn and black, black as a solid colour and grey.

Belgian Shepherd Dog Character

Belgian Shepherds are exceptionally affectionate dogs, especially to their family. They enjoy joining in with any activity from gardening to washing the car! They have a high protective streak which makes them a good watchdog; also they are very intelligent and highly active. Belgian Shepherds require lots of physical exercise and mental stimulation if they are to be truly happy.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.