Bouvier des Flandres

The Bouvier des Flandres is a Herding breed with heavy bone and powerful muscles beneath a weatherproof coat. It’s impressive head is accented by beard and mustache. Bouviers can do anything that needs doing in a barnyard or pasture except milk the cows. And yet, Bouviers are more than just farm equipment. Their sterling character, huge heart, and keen intelligence endear them to dog lovers the world over.

Bouvier des Flandres: A Farmer’s Dog

Let’s take a trip back in time. Let’s go back well over a hundred years to the country of Belgium, prior to the industrial revolution. The land is lush and level in the lowlands, but the climate, while temperate, is ...