Country of Origin: France
  • Activity Level: moderate
  • Grooming Level: moderate
  • Trainability: low
  • Adaptability: high
  • Kid/Pet Friendly: often
  • Average Size: Large
  • Average Lifespan: 8-12 years
  • Prey Drive: high
  • Watchdog: chill
  • Registered?: aca, akc
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Dogue De Bordeaux/French Mastiff Breed Profile








Shoulder height: 23 – 30 inches. Weight: 120 – 145 pounds.

The coat is short and soft with loose fitting skin.

This breed is extremely loyal, patient and devoted to family. Socialize with other animals early to avoid aggressiveness with other dogs.

Dogue De Bordeaux have a good and calm temperament.

They need lots of exercise and need to be taken on a daily, long walk.

Dogue De Bordeaux need lots of socialization as puppies so they do not become aggressive with people or other animals.

This dog needs plenty of exercise.