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Bouvier des Flandres Breeders Denver CO

The Bouvier des Flandres is a brave and powerful breed that is devoted and intelligent. It's a large herding dog that makes a good family pet or military working dog. The dog is calm, obedient, even-tempered, fearless, loyal, protective, and gentle. Please read on to find out more about temperament, home breeding, brief history and fun facts about this amiable pet.

PetSmart
(303) 393-9156
7505 E 35th Ave
Denver, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(303) 756-0892
4100 East Mexico Avenue
Denver, CO
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(303) 985-0050
475 South Wadsworth
Lakewood, CO
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(303) 424-0123
3540 Youngfield St
Wheat Ridge, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(303) 456-1114
5285 Wadsworth Bypass
Arvada, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

PetSmart
(303) 399-0880
4300 E Alameda
Glendale, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 7:00-9:00
Sunday: 7:00-8:00

PetSmart
(303) 232-0858
160 Wadsworth Blvd
Lakewood, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(303) 756-4199
2780 South Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

PETCO
(303) 761-0363
551 West Hampden Avenue
Englewood, CO
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(720) 859-8122
40 S Abilene St
Aurora, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Bouvier des Flandres

The Bouvier des Flandres is a brave and powerful breed that is devoted and intelligent. It's a large herding dog that makes a good family pet or military working dog.

Physical Characteristics

  • Large, square build
  • Oval-shaped eyes, black nose and small, high-set ears
  • Naturally without tail; those born with tails are usually docked
  • Shaggy beard and eyebrows
  • Coat: Wiry, thick hair with soft undercoat; coat colors come in a variety of colors
  • Height: 22-28 inches
  • Weight: 60-90 pounds
  • Average lifespan: 10-12 years

Temperament

  • Calm, obedient, even-tempered, fearless, loyal, protective, gentle
  • Interaction with people: Good with children; wary of strangers
  • Interaction with animals: Gets along with other pets and dogs if socialized as puppies
  • Protection: Good guard dog; ideal farm dog

At Home

  • OK for apartments
  • Needs long daily walks
  • Enjoys playing outside
  • Do not over-exercise as puppies

Grooming

  • Average shedder
  • Needs daily brushing
  • May require professional trimming throughout the year
  • Trim hair inside ears and between pads of feet

Brief History

  • Originated in Belgium and France; found on both the French northern plain and in southwest Flanders
  • First used as a cattle herding dog
  • Lost function and popularity upon the invention of the automobile
  • Assisted soldiers during World War I with search-and-rescue and carrying messages
  • Breed was almost extinct after World War I, but was built back up

Fido's Facts

  • This breed's name means "cowher...

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