Latest Belgian Shepherd Dog Stories

2014-02-27 23:32:52

Dr. Weiner is a Facial Plastic Surgeon who has "laid down his scalpel" in 2005 and concentrates on nonsurgical cosmetic procedures. Dr.

2013-08-07 23:20:10

PetFlow.com customers help Military Working Dogs in Afghanistan by partnering with HB'S "Care for Packages" which forwards packages to soldiers deployed abroad. New

2012-03-26 09:37:42

A new epilepsy gene for idiopathic epilepsy in Belgian Shepherds has been found in the canine chromosome 37.

2011-03-30 07:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LINE-X Protective Coatings of Kentucky recently awarded the Louisville Metro Police Department's K-9 Unit with a $10,000 contribution towards the refurbishment of its kennel facility which is in dire need of repair and upgrades.

Latest Belgian Shepherd Dog Reference Libraries

2008-05-26 13:07:31

The Dutch Shepherd Dog, also known as the Hollandse Herder, is a versatile working breed of Dutch origin. The breed was created due to a demand for a "jack-of-all-trades" with few demands which could work with shepherds and farmers. The breed is often used in Europe as well as the U.S. as a police or search and rescue dog. The breed is smaller than a German Shepherd, and is equally as courageous, making it optimal for that type of work. The Dutch Shepherd Dog is a medium-sized breed which...

2008-05-06 22:52:57

The Berger Picard, also called the Picardy Shepherd, is a rare French herding breed. Today, the breed consists of only about 4000 dogs; the breed nearly became extinct after both World War I and World War II. The breed's mutt-like appearance has kept it from being popularized. It is thought to be related to the Briard, Beauceron or the Belgian Shepherd. The Berger Picard is a muscular, medium-sized dog that stands 21 to 26 inches tall and weighs 50 to 70 pounds. It has a harsh...

2008-05-06 22:49:24

The Belgian Shepherd (Tervuren) is a variety of Belgian Shepherd recognized by its thick mahogany coat with a black overlay. It is a medium sized breed, generally standing between 24 and 26 inches high and weighing 65 pounds. The Tervuren has a double coat, and regular brushing is necessary. The coat should be slightly hard and lies flat against the body. The breed is not generally recommended for first-time pet owners because it is high maintenance "“ not only with grooming but also...

2008-05-06 22:47:54

The Belgian Shepherd (Malinois) is a variety of the Belgian Shepherd distinguished by its short brownish-yellow coat and black ears, muzzle and cheeks. The breed can vary greatly, due to its origin as a working dog. Appearance is not particularly important for the Malinois, although if a dog represented as a Malinois is brindle it is probably a mixed breed or a Dutch Shepherd. The Malinois weighs from 25 to 34 pounds and is a squarely built, medium-sized breed. It is a working dog,...

2008-05-06 22:46:06

The Belgian Shepherd (Laekenois) is a variety of the Belgian Shepherd recognized by its wooly brown and white coat. The Laekenois, like other varieties of Belgian Shepherd is square-proportioned and medium-sized with large, pointy, triangular ears. This particular variety or breed is not fully recognized in the United States. The Laekenois is a hard worker. Its name is derived from the lake district of Belgium. It is the rarest variety of Belgian Shepherd. There are only three genes that...

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