Not well known outside of France, the Beauceron is a versatile, athletic herder. In France, they're a common sight on working farms. The breed is larger than some other herding breeds, weighing as much as 100 pounds, but it shares a similar work ethic, the need for a task and an independent mind. your beauceron puppy will grow up to be a faithful, loving family member. but he'll be a lot of dog, so training and socialization are important. Give him lots of outdoor exercise and mental stimulation to channel all that energy and intelligence.