cut Male from 58 to 62 cm; Female from 55 to 59 cm
weight Male from 28 to 30 kg; Female from 25 to 28 kg
hair Short, harsh or long with woolly undercoat
dress Brindle on brown background or on gray background
eyes Dark in color, medium in size and in the shape of almonds
ear Medium, upright and carried forward
behaviour Smart and sensitive
federation FCI nomenclature group 1 section 1 no 223
Originally from the Netherlands, this dog is a cross between the Belgian Shepherd Malinois and local dogs. This breed appeared towards the end of the 19th century, in the Netherlands and Belgium. Very active, he is good at jumping.
The Dutch Shepherd is intelligent and sensitive. He is an excellent companion dog, very devoted to his masters, often friendly, kind and friendly to children. It is a good guard dog which is used in particular by the police and the army.