Belgian Shepherd Dogs - Tervueren
Colour: All shades of red, fawn, grey with black overlay. Black mask on face. Tail should have a darker or black tip
Lifespan: 12 to 13 years
The Tervueren breed are protective and active and alert, but may also be wary in some situations.
Originally bred to herd livestock.
This active and playful dog likes to chase.
High. Needs both physical exercise and mental stimulation.
Owners: loyal, affectionate
Children: good if well socialised
Other Pets: good, may chase
Strangers: wary, territorial
Unfamiliar Dogs: good if well socialised
Experienced, considerate owner who will take care with this shy breed and provide plenty of exercise, games and training to use up their boundless mental and physical energy.
May be aggressive to strangers. Chasing instincts may cause a problem.
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