Model entered in the FCI register under the number 15a (10. 8. 1963 r.)
He is a close cousin of the German Shepherd Dog. Its silhouette is a bit more square. It comes in three varieties.
Long-haired shepherd dog. Groenendal - with a black silky coat. Tervueren - with a fawn coat with a black coating and usually with a black mask.
Shorthair Sheepdog (malinois). He is colored like a tervueren.
Wirehaired shepherd dog (laekenois). Of fawn hair with a darker coating.