At A Glance

Size: Medium

Weight: 50 - 65 lbs.

Height: 21" - 23"

Life Span: 13 years


Also know as: Egyptian Sheepdog Ermenti

Group: Herding

Origin: Egypt

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Watchdog

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

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

Breed-Related Health Concerns
Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Special Needs
Exercise: The Armant requires regular brisk exercise.

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


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