Cane da Pastore di Oropa
Cane da Pastore d’Oropa
Also known as: Cane da Pastore d’Oropa, Shepherd Dog of Oropa, Cane Pastore Biellese, Biella Shepherd
Origin: Northern Italy / Italian Alps
Height at shoulder: 23.5 inches (60 cm)
Weight: 60 pounds (27 kg)
Coat: Short to medium / Smooth to somewhat rough
Color: Merle with black and tan markings, black or shades of brown
Ears: Erect to semi-erect
Tail: Long to natural bob
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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