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Belgian Shepherd Laekenois

Belgian Shepherd Laekenois
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From these four Belgian-Sheepdogs, these Belgian-Laekenois is a rarest. The breed was formed to hold a watchmen & to guard these fields on Antwerp as both bleached fine-linens in these sun & rain here. The dogs continued also these favoured sheep-tender during a reign of Queen-Marie Henriette. On present, the dog is these least favorite of the 4-Belgian Sheepdogs.

Each of these Belgian Sheepdogs was developed with these intentions of doing tough working-dogs - this guarantees that these modern breeds remain extremely gifted in these field. These Belgian Laekenois remains a very different, but highly skilled and caring Belgian-Sheepdog that owns the capability of being utilized in herding, & also in law-enforcement, drug-detection, search & rescue, tracking, sledding, agility, obedience and support to injured.


That is not a dog for anyone with none previous dog-ownership experience. It's well known what these dogs remain very devoted on their owners, quick and also so caring. Both will increase on human-camaraderie, and would not do so well if dropped alone to too long. The might start to destructive-behaviour. These Belgian Shepherd-Laekenois will normally bond to among one particular family-member, and would also go along well among children both have been bought-up with.

It's vital that the breed is nevermore involved in following games, tug-of-war, or-rough play in & around these house. That is also non the ideal-pet for homes among pets other than-dogs. They wish get along great with dogs both have been among raised with of puppy hood. These Belgian Laekenois remain wary of-strangers, & will ever guard & protect their children, property & territories.


These Belgian Sheepdog-Laekenois has a coarse-coat, and it needs quite more of maintenance. The coats shall be trimmed on two times throughout the time. Dead & excessive hair could be removed with regular brushings. The coats can too be groomed utilizing a coarse-toothed-comb once on a while. The breed should just be bathed while it is absolutely necessary, since it will separate the oil-layer on these coat. The Belgian-Sheepdog Laekenois sheds so little fur.


It's important to this breed-to be socialised of a very new age onwards, & also to remain trained in compliance. The dogs are so dominant & challenging, & should, hence, be taught by an expert handler. These Belgian Laekenois would also not do very great if harsh & negative training ways are used. These training conditions for the dogs shall be one that's fair, firm & patient - with these relevant awards in place.


That's a very strong and sturdy breed among no serious wellness concerns.  Other minor concerns which have been published are skin-allergies, eye-problems, and infrequent hip dysplasia & elbow dysplasia.

Breed Information

Breed Group:Herding (UKC)
Size:Medium to Large
Life span:10-12 years
Height:Male: 24-26 inches (61–66 cm)
Female: 22–24 inches (56–61 cm)
Weight:Male: 55–66 pounds (25–30 kg)
Female: 44–55 pounds (20–25 kg)
Black & Tan
Fawn Sable
Red Sable
Litter Size:6-10 puppies
Puppy Price:Average $500 - $800 USD

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Dog names

Rank Male Female
1 Toby Maggie
2 Teddy Zoey
3 Riley Stella
4 Dexter Zoe
5 Leo Abbie
6 Jackson Emma
7 Bruno Princess
8 Jasper Olive
9 Scout Honey
10 Loki Holly
11 Luke Hazel
12 Samson Mocha
13 Prince Fiona
14 Brutus Mimi
15 Chewy Nikki
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