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Briards: the most honest advice you'll ever find about Briard puppies and adult dogs. Traits, characteristics, temperament, personality, behavior, buying, adopting, training, feeding, and health care.

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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2013



Briard Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

Briard FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of Briards.


Training Briards

I'll show you how to teach your Briard puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

Briard Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for Briard health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting a Briard

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your Briard from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating Briard puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.