Belgian Tervuren Breeders Beckley WV

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Gunter, Angela, Dvm - Beckley Veterinary Hospital
(304) 255-4159
215 Dry Hill Rd
Beckley, WV

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Raleigh County Animal Hospital
(304) 253-4787
120 Collie Ln
Beckley, WV

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Jarrell Animal Clinic
(304) 877-5600
6052 Robert C Byrd Dr
Mount Hope, WV

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Wv PitBull Lovers Rescue
(304) 469-7728
RR 2 Box 35
Oak Hill, WV
 
Abraham's Precious Pets
(304) 622-6128
P O Box 71
Reynoldsville, WV
Breeds
Chihuahua

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Beckley Veterinary Hospital
(304) 255-4159
215 Dry Hill Rd
Beckley, WV

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Crab Orchard Veterinary Hosp
(304) 252-0110
1212 Robert C Byrd Dr
Crab Orchard, WV

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Paws & Claws Animal Clinic
(304) 763-0103
2851 Ritter Dr
Shady Spring, WV

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Oak Hill Animal Hospital
(304) 465-8267
2525 Summerlee Rd
Oak Hill, WV

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Foxlair
(304) 464-9990
146 Captain Parker Trl
Parkersburg, WV
Breeds
Toy Fox Terrier

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Belgian Tervuren - Guide to Belgian Tervurens

Belgian Tervuren Description: The Belgian Tervuren is a herding and guard dog which is one of the four Belgian shepherd breeds - Malinois, Laekenois and Groenendael. The Belgian Tervuren is also known as Chien de Berger Beige in its homeland of Belgium

It is believed the name of this breed comes from the village of Tervuren which is where the early founder - M. F. Corbeel resided. It has been said Corbeel bred the fawn colored 'Tom' and 'Poes' which produced the fawn colored 'Miss'. 'Miss' was then bred with the black 'Duc de Groenendael which resulted in producing 'Milsart'. In 1907, 'Milsart' became the first Tervuren champion.

The Belgian Tervuren was brought to the United States in 1918, but the breed wasn't popular and by the time of the Depression, it had had just about disappeared. But In 1953, Belgian Tervurens were once again imported and they have remained moderately popular ever since. Before the Tervuren was recognized as a distinct breed by the AKC in 1959, they were shown as Belgian Sheepdogs.

These medium-sized, balanced dogs are known for their grace, intelligence and for being alert and energetic. While Belgian Tervurens were primarily used by rural Belgium farmers in the past for herding and protection, today they are most commonly used in police work, search & rescue (SAR) as well as in the military and as therapy dogs. Belgian Tervuren s make wonderful, loving companions.

Height: The height for a Belgian Tervuren dog is 24-26 inches (61-66 cm) and for females: 22-24 inches (56-61 cm)

Weight: The weight of a Belgian Tervuren dog is 65-75 pounds (29-34 kg) and for a female 60-70 pounds (27-32 kg)

Coat Type: The Belgian Tervuren has a double-coat. The outer coat is long, straight and abundant and the undercoat is dense with fine, black hairs. The Belgian Tervuren's coat enables this breed to adapt to extreme temperatures or climate. Daily brushing and combing recommended -or- at least two or three times a week. The Belgian Tervuren is a constant light shedder and males shed heavily once a year while the females twice a year.

Color: The color of the Belgian Tervuren 's coat can be all shades of red, fawn, gray, with black overlap. The Belgian Tervuren's face and ears are black.

Temperament: The Belgian Tervuren is very affectionate and friendly with those he knows well and they can also be possessive. This breed is intelligent, protective and loyal. Belgian Tervurens are suspicious of strangers, they do not ...

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