Dogue de Bordeaux puppies for sale
When looking for Dogue de Bordeaux dog puppies for sale, this breed may be referred to as the French Mastiff or Bordeauxdog. The Dogue de Bordeaux originated in Bordeaux Region of France. This is an ancient breed was known as early as the 14th century. This puppies for sale breed has been used to pull carts, war dogs, to protect flocks, herd cattle, and guard dog. They were also used to hunt bears, jaguars, and boars. A uniform breed type for the Dogue de Bordeaux was not standardized until the 1920s. The Dogue de Bordeaux puppies for sale were recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC) in 2008 as part of the Working Group. This breed gained popularity in the United States after the 1989 movie â€œTurner and Hoochâ€. The Dogue de Bordeaux is a muscular, powerful breed with a stocky body and a massive, wrinkled head. This breed averages between 23 and 30 inches and weigh between 120 and 145 pounds. The life expectancy of this breed averages between 10 and 12 years. This breed is prone to snoring and slobbering. The Dogue de Bordeaux is known to be generally healthy but may experience the following health problems: hip dysplasia, heart problems, hyperkeratosis, and epilepsy. The females tend to have small litters and frequently require cesareans. Due to their short nose, this breed may experience breathing problems in hot weather or excessive exercise. The Dogue de Bordeaux has a short, soft and fine coat and requires very little grooming other than to occasional brushing with a stiff brush to remove excess hair. This breed is considered an average shedder. The skin is thick and loose fitting. The coat colors of the Dogue de Bordeaux puppies for sale are shades of fawn (a light, coppery red) to mahogany (a dark, brownish red) with a darker shade of mask on the face. White patches may appear the chest or extremities. When you see Dogue de Bordeaux dog puppies for sale and make the decision to make a Dogue de Bordeaux a member of your family, you will find this breed to be very loyal, eager to please, an expressive face, and a patient and calm temperament. The Dogue de Bordeaux can be calm and gentle but can also be arrogant and stubborn. This breed is not recommended for first time dog owners. The Dogue de Bordeaux does well living in an apartment as long as they receive sufficient exercise. This breed is inactive indoors. The Dogue de Bordeaux is very protective, territorial, and makes and watchdog. Dogue de Bordeaux may look serious and fearsome but is very gentle and gets along well with children. Due to their size and temperament it is recommended the Dogue de Bordeaux puppies for sale be trained and socialized at an early age. This breed does very well in obedience, working, tracking, search and rescue, therapy work, and dog sports. These puppies for sale are good all round family dogs, when properly trained.