5: Working Dogs
Intelligent, Lively, Affectionate.
It is a shepherd dog used mainly for the protection of flocks and
guarding property. His principal function as a guard and defence
dog of flocks and property in general, shows itself in the manner
in which he accomplishes these tasks, with perception, courage and
decision. Although proud and not inclined to submission, he is also
devoted to his master and all his entourage.
for: Working homes. Experienced handlers/families.
If left to long alone with the sheep without interaction with
humans, the bond with people will be broken.
60 - 74cm (23" - 29")
White, shades of ivory or fawn
Outercoat thick and harsh, undercoat thick.
Appearance: Large sized strong body. Almond shaped dark
eyes. Ears V Shaped which flop forward. Tail long and fluffy. Pigmentation
of nose lips should be black.