Dog Breeds

  • Schapendoes

    Schapendoes are medium-sized dogs with long coats, effortless movements, and open-minded expressions.

  • Group: Herding
    Lifespan: 12–15 yr
    Height: 16–20 in
    Weight: 26–55 lb

  • Care

    Although the Schapendoes has long hair, their grooming needs are minimal. An occasional bath and weekly brushing are all it takes to keep their hair free of mats, tangles, and debris. Schapendoes also benefit from a regular dental care routine that includes at-home teeth brushing and professional cleanings.

    Schapendoes also have high-set ears that hang free and large, round eyes with a lively, honest expression.

  • Disorders

    Always visit a professional veterinarian if you believe your dog may have health issues.