He's used on farms in France to herd sheep and sometimes cattle
Personality and Behavior
He's energetic, strong, agile, and posses lots of stamina
He's reserved with strangers
He's protective of children
His threatening look makes him a good guard dog
He's independent and strong willed
He's fairly easy to train. He learns commands at an average rate.
He sheds quite a bit of hair. You'll find some hair stuck to your clothes, couch and carpets.
Grooming / Maintenance
His short coat only needs to be brushed occasionally. However, because it sheds you may find yourself brushing it once a week, or more, to minimize the hair in your home (what you remove with a brush doesn't end up on the couch!).