Schapendoes Breed Profile


This herding dog is lightly built with a long, thick coat. Small ears hang down but are covered with the long fur, as well as a face with a moustache and beard.


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These dogs are friendly and affectionate while being high spirited. These dogs if trained from an early age can be a good family dog or a dog for sports. These dogs are intelligent, stemming from their herding background.


The Schapendoes originates from The Netherlands. They are known to be a wonderful herding breed around the first World War. The Schapendoes were never over bred so they have little health issues.

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