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Laekense (Laeken)

Origin and use neighborhood of Boom near Antwerp, where many bleach-works were established and the dogs were used to guard the fields where costly linen was put out to bleach. Appearance similar to that of the Groenendael, except for the color, which should be fawn with blackening on the muzzle and tail. And the coat, …

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Berger de l’Atlas (Berger d’Algérie, Aida, Chien Kabyle, Chien des Douars, Algerian Sheepdog)

Origin and use a native of the Kabyle Mountains and common as a Mill shepherd’s dog in Tunisia and Algeria, where they guard the tent villages of the Arabs, ca led douars, and herd the cattle. Their popularity would perhaps be greater were it not for their precious nature. • Appearance Head rather long, with …

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