Bergamasco Beginnings

If you want to adopt a dog, read the advice below on how to do that. Fenced lawns are good!! For all AKC Newsletters, click here. Booda Bimples, Nyla-Bones, etc.

Generally happy with kids and other animals, the low-maintenance and robustly healthy Bergamasco is much more than a show-stopping hairdo.

Finding a quality breeder is the key to finding the right puppy. Cat Friendly Tendency toward a tolerance for cats and a lower prey drive. An excellent, excellent product, all varieties. The ears are covered with soft, slightly wavy hair, forming fringes at the tip. These include:. Even if we liked one dog in particular, Dr. Ron Willbie, Animal Photography.

For more information about grooming this breed, check out the video below. Eyes — The eyes are large, oval, and set just slightly obliquely. Mine have all gone to school to pick up their kids, to the feed store or pet store and on walks. When used properly as a training tool, they provide safety, security and a sense of well-being to both puppies and humans.

Bergamasco Shepherds need space to play, which is often found in country landscapes. Dogs that tend to be more sturdy, playful and easygoing around children and more tolerant of children's behavior. Reaches hock easily, but preferably no longer. FOODS Through the years and with much experimentation in varities of healthy foods, we have found that our adult dogs thrive on a combination of top-quality kibble dry mixed with raw and-or canned moist food.

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While our adult dogs stay unconfined in our home, we do have a crate available by our bed for anyone who wishes to 'get away from it all', and a two-way Dog Gate that we use primarily to deter Boris, our Scottie, from helping himself to the people food in the kitchen while we're gone.

Taking him out for long walks is necessary. Adaptability How easily a dog deals with change. Capable of maintaining free gallop. He is not aggressive, but is alert and watches strangers keenly.