Briard
Berger de Brie

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Names
Briard
Berger de Brie
Berger Briard

Origin
France, Middle Ages

Use
Companion, Security, Livestock Herding

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 11 -13 years of age

Weight & Height
70-90 Pounds & 22-27 Inches

Known Health Problems
Bloat, Eye Problems, Hip Dysplasia

Physical Description
Large, powerful dog with a large, broad head. Large, dark eyes that are set wide apart and a black nose. The ears are natural drop or cropped erect and the tail is long and set low.

Temperament
Independent & wary of strangers & other dogs.. The Briard is well mannered with its family, yet retains superb guarding instincts

Training
***

Living Conditions
Best suited with an active owner in a rural or suburban home.

Grooming
Groom for at least 2 hours twice a week to keep coat healthy

Exercise
Moderate Exercise Needs. Walk daily.. This dog will do best in a home with a large yard

Coat Texture
Long double coat

Coat Colors

Black

Fawn

Black

Fawn


Puppies

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9 - 10 puppies are usually born per litter

Recognition
Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club

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If you have a GOOD quality photo of a Briard like the ones posted.. you are welcome to send them into us for consideration for our page.. Please note the space is limited so we will only be accepting good quality clear photos for display..

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Breeders

Briard Breeders

Please make sure you do your research on every breeder before purchasing puppies. Pets Place does not take any responsibility for any breeders listed that may not be reputable or up to your standards. This is your responsibilty as the buyer to do your research to make sure all appropriate health tests are done by the person you are purchasing your dog from.

Curreny none listed

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