Bouvier De Ardennes

Bouvier De Ardennes

Hailing from Belgium, the Bouvier was once used to herd cattle in a forested region of the country known as the Ardennes. Indeed, its name means “bovine herder of the Ardennes” in English.

Breed Characteristics

Type:Pure
Family:Herders
Origin:Europe
Group:Herding
Life Span:12-15 Years
Hypoallergenic:No

Bouvier De Ardennes Build Information

As expected, the dog has a dense and weather-proof coat, which comes in any color except white; some dogs have “beards” and “eyebrows.” Depending on gender and breeding, the Bouvier has a weight range of 35 to 90 pounds, with a height of around 20 to 25 inches. Because of its pedigree, the Bouvier is rarely used as a pet dog, but rather as a working dog.

Size:Large

Behaviour and Personality

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Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Fawn, Gray
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Water-Repellent

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Breed Talents and Facts

Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Herding Skills:Yes