Tag: herding dogs

ITALIAN DOG BREEDS- BERGAMASCO or the Alpine SheepDog

Image Credit: Wiki Also known as the Cane da Pastore Bergamasco, this herding breed is an ancient breed that is believed to be related to the Maremma Sheepdog.These intelligent dogs originate from Italy. Group: Herding History: Many believe that this breed descended from Asian herding dogs that initially came to Europe with nomadic shepherds.This breed…

FRENCH DOG BREEDS-BEAUCERON-BERGER DE BEAUCE

BERGER DE BEAUCE- BEAUCERON Country of Origin: France Group:Herding,UKC/AKC History: The Beauceron is a very old breed that dates as far back as the late 16th century.This great breed was rarely known outside of France.Although cousin to the mighty Briard,the Beauceron is not as playful.After the French Revolution, the Beauceron were used as herding dogs.There was…