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Briard profile

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Lifespan: 10-12 Years

Avg height: 58-69cm

Avg weight: 25-40kg

Coat type: Long, flowing, slightly wavy coat.

Coat colours: Black, white, tawny, grey, black & grey, black & tawny.

Originally bred for: Herding.

Breed traits: Fearless, intelligent, faithful, obedient.


A little about the Briard


The Briard is a breed with a beautiful long coat and is always eager to please. They are obedient and easy to train, with a gentle attitude towards their families. However, they preserve their herding and guarding instincts and can be apprehensive of strangers. 




The Briard may be predisposed to health conditions such as: Gastric Torsion (bloat), Canine Hip Dysplasia, Night blindness, Progressive Retinal Atrophy, and some heart disease.