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Beauce Shepherd

Size: Large

Weight: 65 - 85 lbs.

Height: 24" - 28" "

Life Span: 10 - 12 years

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

Origin: France

Also Known As: Beauceron, Berger de Beauce, Bas-Rouge

Group: Herding

Category: Companion Dog, Herding, Tracking

Exercise Needs

The Beauce Shepherd requires daily brisk exercise.

Grooming Needs

The Beauce Shepherd needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.


The Beauce Shepherd is an athletic, intelligent and energetic breed.

Compatibility with Kids

Patient with children.


One of France's largest sheepdogs, this breed dates back to the late 1500s. It may be related to the Doberman.

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