Bouvier des Flandres

Breed: Bouvier des Flandres

Family: Bouviers

Nationality: Belgium and France

Weight (kg): 27 - 40
Size (cm): 57 - 68
Hair type: abundant and thick

Color Standards: From black to fawn, often brindle or charcoal.

Origin and History: From several crosses, it was developed to lead herds and pull carts. He is an excellent keeper of cattle.

Personality: Very rustic, dominant, energetic with a calm temperament. He must have only one master and needs to work.

Known health issues: hip dysplasia, cataracts, glaucoma, entropion, stomach torsion, hypothyroidism, laryngeal paralysis and cancer.

Note: Must be brushed on average 2 times a week. Eye waxing and professional grooming at least 4 times a year.