Are Belgian Tervurens Friendly Or Dangerous To Strangers?
Wanting to adopt a Belgian Tervuren and want to know whether Belgian Tervuren are friendly or aggressive to strangers?
According to pet experts, Belgian Tervuren Dogs score out of 5 in the scale of breeds that are considered the friendliest dogs to strangers.
When it comes to picking a pet dog, you possibly want one that is friendly, whether that's toward people, other pets, or both. In short, a happy-go-lucky pooch that gets along with everyone.
While most pet dogs are certainly fond of people, some are extremely sociable and love to meet new people all the time. Friendliness doesn't necessarily depend upon breed. Most dogs are friendly if they have been exposed to new people, places, and adventures as they were growing up.
Essentially, you can make any dog into a friendly dog if you guarantee they have an energetic social life and a happy home. Pretty much all pet dogs will be social with their owners, but some breeds were bred as guardians and can be wary and even hostile toward strangers.
Top 5 Friendly Dog Breeds
2. Poodles very active, social, and intelligent dogs that make incredible companions. They do very well in a range of different dog sports and enjoy the company of people, friend or stranger.
3. Pug is so loved partly due to its looks, but also because of its fantastic character. Pugs are incredibly social, they love everyone and get along very well with other animals.
4. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is among the smallest spaniels, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel was bred primarily as a buddy and lapdog. Because of this, they are extremely friendly with their families and strangers, gladly meeting as many new people as they can.
5. Boxer was initially bred as a guard dog in Germany, but there are very few working Boxers left. Today, most are active, intelligent family companions that are fantastic for individuals and families alike. They are quite social dogs and enjoy meeting and playing with new people and other dogs.
Belgian Tervuren Information
Alert, watchful and energetic, the Tervuren is an active and dependable companion that functions best when given daily mental and physical exercise. It enjoys playing and running outside, and can be a well-mannered companion inside as long as it is given sufficient exercise. It is smart and obedient, but independent. It is aloof with strangers and can be aggressive toward other dogs and animals. It may nip at the heels of children in an attempt to herd them.
What to do if you lose your Belgian Tervuren
If your Belgian Tervuren Dog or any other pet has gone missing and it does not have an identification tag with a phone number, you can:
1. Report your missing pet details at Pet Reunite website here.
2. Report the missing pet on the Local Lost Pets Facebook Groups Here.
3. Telephone the nearby vet clinics to see if someone has brought in your missing pet.
4. Phone the RSPCA or Visit the RSPCA Lost Pets website and complete a Lost Pet Report.
5. Visit Lost Pets Pages of Animal Pounds.
What to do if you find a lost Belgian Tervuren
If you find a Belgian Tervuren Dog or any other pet and it does not have an identification tag with a phone number, you can:
1. Report the found pet details at Pet Reunite website here.
2. List the missing pet on the Local Facebook Lost Pets Groups.
3. Call the Local Council to collect the lost animal.
4. Take the animal to the local Animal Shelter assigned to your suburb.
5. Take the pet to the local Vet Clinic who usually scan the animal’s microchip and locate the registered pet owner.
Laws Regarding Missing Pets
1. It is against the law to keep any animal that you find.
2. Pets are generally considered property and it is illegal to take and keep someone else’s property.
3. You must contact your local animal control unit and file a FOUND AN ANIMAL report for any dog or cat you find.
4. To reclaim your lost dog, cat or other pet from the animal shelter you must pay a release fee.
5. If your dog or cat is unregistered, you will have to register your pet before you can take it home.