ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

BELGIAN MALINOIS

Picture of a belgian malinois
LIFE SPAN: 12-14 years
Breed Name: Belgian Malinois
Group: Herding Dog
Origin: Belgium
Mechelaar, Mechelse Herder, Mechelse Scheper, Pastor Belga Malinois

HISTORY

One of the four types of Belgian sheepherding dogs, the Belgian Malinois is an alert, high-energy breed, popular as both a police and military working dog. Recognized by AKC in 1959.