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Size: Medium / Large

Weight: 50 - 65 lbs.

Height: 21" - 23"

Life Span: 13 years

Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Origin: Egypt

Also Known As: Egyptian Sheepdog Ermenti

Group: Working

Category: Companion Dog, Watchdog

Exercise Needs

The Armant requires regular brisk exercise.

Grooming Needs

Regular brushing and combing every few days for the Armant's long shaggy coat.


These fearless dogs are excellent watchdogs. This breed is quite friendly and playful.

Compatibility with Kids

Good with children.


A descendant of Napoleon's dogs and Briards, this breed was used as a herding dog.

Dog Food for Your Armant

Puppy select formula dog food

Puppy Select Formula

Features our exclusive balance of nutrients for growing puppies.

Bag of Adult Select Formula

Adult Select Formula

Formulated for dogs of all ages, an excellent choice for multi-dog families.

Senior select formula food for older dogs

Senior Select Formula

Formulated for dogs 7 years and older.

Food for dogs with sensitive stomachs

Sensitive Solutions

Features the SmartDefense™ System, with vitamins C & E.

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