Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Bouvier de Flandres Introduction Biological Data Introduction 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 This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs), genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs: https://dogwellnet.com/. For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements_and_recommendations_web.pdf. Engel J A Bouvier des Flandres. Alpine. Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: www.akc.org/clubs/search. Bouvier des Flandres Club: www.bouvier.org.