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Herding Dog Breeds – Characteristics & Purpose

Herding dog, also known as a stock dog, shepherd dog, sheep dog or working dog, is a type of dog that either has been trained in herding or belongs to breeds that are developed for herding and guarding ... Read More
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The Australian Cattle Dog, often simply known as the “Cattle Dog” or “Blue Heeler,” is a robust, active, and agile breed renowned for its herding prowess. Originally developed in Australia for driving cattle across long distances and rugged terrain, this breed is a perfect fusion of stamina, intelligence, and resilience.

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The Australian Shepherd, frequently referred to as the “Aussie,” has a name that might suggest an Australian origin, but it was actually primarily developed in the United States. This breed is renowned for its vibrant appearance, keen intelligence, and boundless energy. Recognized as a versatile herding dog, the Aussie is not only an outstanding worker […]

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The Bearded Collie, often referred to as the “Beardie,” is a herding breed known for its enthusiastic demeanor, agility, and unmistakable shaggy coat. Originating from Scotland, this breed has gained admiration not just for its work ethic but also for its playful and affectionate nature, making it a favorite among families and dog enthusiasts alike.

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The Beauceron, referred to in France as the Berger de Beauce or Bas Rouge, is a herding breed originating from the plains of Central France. Renowned for its intelligence, loyalty, and work ethic, the Beauceron has served as both a shepherd dog and a guardian for centuries. With its commanding presence and poised demeanor, the […]

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Loyal, curious, and famously amusing, this almost-human toy dog is fearless out of all proportio…

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The Belgian Malinois is one of four varieties of Belgian Sheepdogs, known for its intelligence, high energy, and ability to work. Though often mistaken for the German Shepherd Dog due to the physical similarities shared by both breeds, the Malinois is distinguished by its more elegant build and intense nature. A loyal protector, this breed […]

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The Belgian Sheepdog, known in its homeland as the Groenendael, is one of the four distinct breeds/varieties of Belgian shepherd dogs, distinguished by its striking black coat. Revered for its loyalty, intelligence, and versatility, this breed has not only served as a herding dog but has also played a vital role during wartime and in […]

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The Belgian Tervuren, often simply referred to as the Tervuren or “Terv,” is one of the four Belgian sheepdog breeds/varieties, distinguished by its long, flowing coat and dynamic presence. Known for its versatility, the Tervuren excels in various roles, from that of a working dog to a beloved companion.

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The Bergamasco Sheepdog, originally hailing from the Italian Alps, is a distinct heritage breed known for its unique, matted coat. Initially bred for herding and guarding livestock, this dog is characterized by its intelligence, loyalty, and steadfast demeanor. With ancient roots and a coat designed to protect it from harsh mountain weather, the Bergamasco has […]

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The Berger Picard, often simply known as the Picardy Shepherd, is a rare and ancient French herding dog known for its energetic spirit and striking appearance. This breed exudes confidence and intelligence while maintaining an unmistakable rustic charm.

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The Border Collie is a remarkably agile, intelligent, and energetic breed, renowned for its herding prowess and unparalleled work ethic. Originating from the border regions between Scotland and England, this breed is not just a diligent worker but also a cherished companion for families worldwide.

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The Bouvier des Flandres, often simply referred to simply as the Bouvier, is a powerful and robust working farm dog known for its versatility in various tasks from herding to guarding. Originating from the Flanders region of Belgium, this breed is renowned for its loyalty, intelligence, and resilience.

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June 2024 No. 7

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June 2024 No. 7

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