Bouvier des Flandres


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  • noun

Synonyms for Bouvier des Flandres

rough-coated breed used originally in Belgium for herding and guarding cattle

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The Allies trained the bouvier des Flandres breed to go out onto the field, pull on a rope attached to the cart and drag the wounded away from the front lines,'' said Ted Ondrak, describing the pedigree of the medium-sized, shaggy brown dog with pointy, alert ears.
First, Ondrak worked with Drummer, the bouvier des Flandres dog who herded three sheep to the center of the ring and then ran dizzying circles around them.
The Agoura Hills-based business caters to people like Carriere, 53, a gemstone salesman from San Gabriel who has spent two years training his bouvier des flandres to round up sheep, ducks and even cattle.