Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Bouvier de Flandres


General information

  • Originated in Belgium or France for use in cattle droving and cart pulling.
  • Robust, powerful and usually amiable, they are suitable for the urban environment, preferring colder climates.
  • Make good watch dogs.
  • Also suitable for living and sleeping outside.
  • Not good with other dogs and can sometimes revert to their cattle herding origins and become quite aggressive.

Biological Data

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