About the Dogue de Bordeaux

The Dogue de Bordeaux is vigilant and courageous, making them a gifted guarding dog.

With their owners, these dogs make excellent companions, growing very attached to their family. They are affectionate with children and tolerant with other dogs.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)

Breed specifics

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France
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FCI Group 2, AKC Working Group
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Very large
Avg life expectancy
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Protective / Alert / Loyal / Loving / Calm / Even-tempered

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  • Needs an experienced owner
  • Requires outdoor space
  • Needs little training