The Malinois is a medium-to-large breed of dog, sometimes classified as a variety of the Belgian Shepherd dog rather than as a separate breed. The name “Malinois” is derived from Malines, the French name for the breed’s Flemish city of origin, Mechelen.
Temperament: Stubborn, Alert, Confident, Friendly, Hard-working, Active, Protective, Watchful
Colors: Tan, Mahogany, Black-tipped Fawn
Weight: Male: 64–75 lbs (29–34 kg), Female: 55–66 lbs (25–30 kg)
Height: Male: 24–26 inches (61–66 cm), Female: 22–24 inches (56–61 cm)
History: The Belgian Malinois dates back to the 1800s.
Litter Size: 6-10 Puppies