Height: Males 20 - 23 inches (52 - 58 cm) Females 20 - 22 inches (50 - 56 cm)
Weight: Males 62 - 66 pounds (28 - 30 kg) Females 55 - 60 pounds (25 - 27 kg)
The Ariegeois is not recommended for apartment life unless they are regularly exercised. They are relatively inactive indoors and will do best with at least a large yard.
This breed needs a lot of exercise. They do best when they can run free in their own fenced-in yard, but still need to go on long daily walks. Does best with a job to do.
About 10 - 12 years
About 3 to 6 puppies
The smooth, short-haired coat is easy to groom. Comb and brush with a firm bristle brush, and shampoo only when necessary. This breed is an average shedder.
ACA = American Canine Association Inc.
DRA = Dog Registry of America, Inc.