Height: male: 24-26 lbs.; female: 22-24 lbs. Weight: 60-65 lbs. Life Span: 10-12 years
The Belgian Malinois a very intelligent, lively breed who excels in an active family environment. He is identical to the Belgian Sheepdog and the Belgian Tervueren except his coat is short and mahogany in coloring. The Belgian Malinois is a no-nonsense dog who must be taken seriously by his owner. It is recommended an owner be an experience dog person.