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Dogue de Bordeaux


Dogue de Bordeaux profile

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Lifespan: 10-12 Years

Avg height: 58-68cm

Avg weight: 45-50kg

Coat type: Short, fine-haired soft coat.

Coat colours: Fawn.

Originally bred for: Guardian, hunting, herding.

Breed traits: Affectionate, loyal, gentle, protective.


A little about the Dogue de Bordeaux


The Dogue de Bordeaux is one of the most mellow of the Mastiff breeds. It will often be dedicated to an individual or their family and can be protective. They are an affable breed, but not always easy to train and can drool large amounts.



The Dogue de Bordeaux is predisposed to the following health conditions: Canine and Elbow Dysplasia, Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome, Ectropion, Entropian and Cardiac Disease (Aortic Stenosis, Dilated Cardiomyopathy).

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.