Beauceron Breeders Somerset KY

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Somerset Animal Hospital
(606) 679-1266
125 Highway 2227
Somerset, KY

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Massey William D Dvm
(270) 866-8543
658 Puncheon Loop Rd
Windsor, KY

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Bellehound Kennels
(859) 428-1423
1460 Lemon Northcutt Rd
Dry Ridge, KY
Breeds
Thai Ridgeback

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Bear-Acres Newfoundlands
(616) 234-5569
373 Littrell Rd
Bedford, KY
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Newfoundland

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Bullies by God
(859) 635-6366
7225 Tollgate Rd
Alexandria, KY
Breeds
Bull Terrier

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Animal Care Center of Somerset
(606) 678-0302
100 Rowena Dr
Somerset, KY

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Schneiden Fels Kennels
(270) 529-2014
13355 Nashville Rd
Woodburn, KY
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German Shepherd Dog

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Mount Sinai Kennels
(859) 240-0489
3489 Fender Rd
Melbourne, KY
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Dogue De Bordeaux

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Jans Snow Dogs
(606) 280-5440
2721 Highway 26
Corbin, KY
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Shiba Inu

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WindCrestCottage Coton De Tulear
(859) 319-9901
200 Greenview Ln
Danville, KY
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Coton De Tulear

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Beauceron - Guide to Beaucerons

Description: The Beauceron is a large, powerful and well-muscled herding dog developed solely in France. The earliest documentation of its existence (it is believed) dates back to a Renaissance manuscript of 1578. Another report related to the Beauceron dates back to 1809 when the Abbey Rozier made mention of 'plain dogs for guarding flocks and herds' in an article. However, it was not until 1863 these dogs were truly identified. There were two types of these particular sheepdogs which were differentiated by the length of their coat. The type with a long coat became known as the Berger de Brie (Briard) and the short coat type became known as the Berger de Beauce (Beauceron).

The Beauceron breed is used extensively on farms in France. This hard-working breed can guard and herd large flocks of sheep without showing signs of exhaustion. During war-time in Europe, Beaucerons were used for various tasks such as detecting mines, running messages, locating the wounded, picking up trails, etc. The Beauceron is still used today by the French police and army and they are considered a great companion as well as very protective watchdog.

Height: The height for a Beauceron at withers - Males: 25½ to 27½ inches (65 -70cm). Females: 24 to 26½ inches (61 - 67cm)

Weight: Beauceron weigh up to 110 pounds (50 kg)

Coat Type: The Beauceron has a double coat. Outer coat is coarse, dense and lies flat. The length approximately 1¼ inches. The Beauceron's undercoat is dense and wooly. An occasional grooming is needed - usually when shedding. The Beauceron is an average shedder.

Color: Standard colors for a Beauceron's coat: black and tan as well as black, tan and gray.

Temperament: The Beauceron is gentle, friendly, and highly intelligent. It is also known to be protective and fearless. The Beauceron does very well with obedience training and it is eager to please its master. It does well with children if trained and socialized ...

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