He was bred to protect flocks of sheep from predators
Personality and Behavior
He's confident and even-tempered
He's affectionate with the members of his family
He's wary of strangers
He can be quite stubborn
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 medium-length 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!).