Underneath his shaggy exterior, the Polish Lowland Sheepdog is a clever and perceptive companion.

Vital Stats

Height: 17 to 20 inches at shoulder
Weight: 35 to 55 pounds (males average 50 pounds, females average 40 pounds)
Coat: shaggy and long
Life span: 10 to 12 years or older

Originally bred for herding and guarding, the Polish Lowland Sheepdog is still an excellent working dog. He is obedient and fearless, good-natured with people and other dogs, but highly protective of his flock.

He is intelligent, active, strong, and handsome with his characteristic multicolored shaggy coat. In recent years, he has gained popularity as a companion dog. Full Polish Lowland Sheepdog profile on DogTime.com

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