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Tervueren

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Tervueren


Tervueren


UK KC Classification Pastoral
Country of Origin Belgium
Date of Origin Middle Ages/1800s
Height 56 - 66 cm (22 - 26 inches)
Weight 27.5 - 28.5 Kgs (61 - 63 lbs)
Life Expectancy 12 - 14 Yrs

Main Characteristics


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.

Temperament

Tervuerens are energetic, intelligent dogs.

Suitability


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

Interesting Facts

Tervuerens are also known as:
Tervuren
Belgian Tervueren
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:
Tervueren
Groenendael
Laekenois
Malinois
 


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