Belgian Malinois Dog For Adoption in BELLEVILLE, IL, USA
4 mo old belgian malinois - all current vaccine and worming
||(Chien de Berger Belge), Mechelaar Mechelse, Herder Mechelse, Scheper Pastor, Belga Malinois
More About Belgian Malinois Breed
||The Belgian Malinois is intelligent, active, and very sensitive to his surroundings. He's a devoted family pet, but shy with strangers. Because he's good with kids, he's an ideal watch and gard dog.
||male: 24-26, female 22-24
||Rich fawn to mahogany, with black-tipped hairs; black mask and ears.
||Hair is short and straight.
||Belgian Malinois dogs are very intense and full of energy. They're bright and make very good watch dogs.
||This breed is quite wary around strangers and can even be aggressive toward other dogs and animals. It is usually good with children that are well-behaved and have an adult nearby. However, this breed should not be left with alone with small children.
||The Belgian Malinois should be brushed weekly, particularly during times of shedding.
||This breed responds best to experienced trainers who have a kind approach. With the right trainer, this dog is eager to please and learns quickly.
||The Belgian Malinois needs a big yard to run and play in, because he has a huge amount of energy to burn.
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||This breed has no major health problems, although some minor things may occurs, such as skin allergies or eye problems.
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