Learn about the temperament and personality of the Beauceron. Discover what he’s like to live with, his traits and characteristics and how he generally behaves.
The Beauceron is self-confident, faithful, intelligent, gentle, fearless, and loyal. He tends to be aloof with strangers. He gets along well with children. He’s protective of his family and makes a good guardian. He’s and loving and affectionate with the family. He becomes deeply attached to his master. He’s highly playful. He isn’t a couch potato, but an active dog that likes to burn his energy outside. If bored he can become destructive. His herding instinct remains strong and he may attempt to herd people or objects.
The Beauceron is moderately easy to train. He learns new commands at the average rate. He is neither difficult nor easy to train.
The Beauceron sheds a fair amount of hair. You’ll find hair stuck to your couch, carpets, clothes and everything else in your home.
The short coat of the Beauceron only requires an occasional brushing. But because he sheds you may find yourself brushing him once or twice a week to remove loose hair. (What you get out with a brush doesn’t fall out in your home!)