Also known as: Gaucho Shepherd,
Origin: Southern Brazil
Height at shoulder: 21–25 inches (55–65 cm)
Weight: 50–70 pounds (23–32 kg)
Coat: Medium length and texture
Color: All colors with or without white and/or tan trim
Ears: Triangular shaped, hanging, semi-erect or upright with pointed tips
Tail: Long, feathered
To learn about herding breeds from around the world, their temperaments, working styles and how to train them please refer to the book Stockdog Savvy (Alpine Publications) by Jeanne Joy Hartnagle-Taylor and Ty Taylor:
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