| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||56 - 66 cm (22 - 26 inches)
||27.5 - 28.5 Kgs (61 - 63 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||12 - 14 Yrs
Tervuerens are square proportioned, well built dogs. They have a thick, double coat that is usually fawn and black in colour, but they can also be sable or grey.
Tervuerens are energetic, intelligent dogs.
If you are considering a Tervueren as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They thrive in cold climates
They require a lot of grooming
They are easy to obedience train
They require a lot of physical exercise
They usually make good watch dogs
Tervuerens are also known as:
Belgian Shepherd Tervuren
Chien de Berger Belge
Wellard on the soap Eastenders was a Tervueren.
Belgian Shepherd Dog (also known as the Belgian Sheepdog or Chien de Berger Belge) can refer to four varieties of dog: