Weight: 57 - 84 lbs.
Height: 22" - 24"
Life Span: 13 - 15 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: Bergamese Shepherd
Category: Companion Dog, Guard Dog
The Bergamasco requires moderate exercise.
Once fully flocked, the Bergamasco's coat needs very little care. The fluffy puppy coat begins to flock at 8 to 9 months old and continues to transform until about 2 years of age.
The Bergamasco is a patient, tolerant, attentive and protective breed.
Compatibility with Kids
Great with children.
Dating back at least 2000 years, this ancient breed was used to herd and protect livestock.
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