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Breed Standards for the Belgian Sheepdog



General Appearance:

The Belgian Sheepdog is an elegant, square-proportioned dog that is alert and agile with proud carriage.




Almond-shaped eyes, Moderate stop, Flat skull, Stiff, erect ears in the shape of a triangle.




Raised with slight curve when dog is moving, held low when at rest








Weight:  60 – 65 lb

Height:   male:  24 – 26”;  female:  22- 24”




It has an extremely dense undercoat along with an outer coat of abundant guard hairs that are long, well-fitting, and straight. 




A playful, alert, watchful and protective dog.  It is very independent and intelligent.

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