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Beauceron Info

Beauceron Breed Information

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Lifespan: 10-12 years Height: 24-28" Shedding: Moderate Litter Size: 6-7 pups
Group: Herding Weight: 65-85 lbs Hair Length: Short Size: Large

Breed Overview

The Beauceron is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 65 lbs that can reach 85 lbs. It is officially part of the Herding group and recognized by the AKC, FCI, UKC, NKC, NABC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Beauceron breed has a typical lifespan of 10 to 12 years, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the Beauceron should know that the average litter size is between 6 to 7 puppies.

Beauceron Breed Characteristics

Group Herding Drooler no
Size Large Guard Dog yes
Origin France Easy to Train yes
Kid Friendly no Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly no Active Indoors somewhat
Apartment Friendly yes Exercise Demands yes
Pet Friendly no Yard Needs large
Intelligent yes Grooming Requirements weekly
Barks no Dangerous yes

Beauceron Temperament

Very intelligent, brave, calm, good with family but not with outsiders or other dogs

Health Problems

Hip dysplasia, gastric torsion, Progressive Retinal Atrophy

Beauceron Coat

Beauceron Dog Colors

Black and tan

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