The Portuguese Sheepdog has either a short or long-haired coat with a light wave. The typical coat colour usually varies from yellow and red chestnut, fawn, grey or black. They normally have a few white patches of hair on their chest.
This dog breed is a medium-sized dog with strong legs and deep chest. They grow to a height of 16-22 inches and weigh in the region of 26-40 pounds.
The Portuguese Sheepdog is a high spirited dog breed with bundles of energy. They really suit a family that equally loves to be active and spend a lot of time outside on various walks and adventures. They’re very loyal and can be possessive over their owners, so training from a young age on obedience is a must.