Appearance. The Berger Picard is a medium-sized, well-muscled dog, slightly longer than tall with a tousled yet elegant appearance. Their ears are naturally erect, high-set and quite wide at the base. Their eyebrows are thick, but do not shield their dark frank eyes.
How much does a Berger Picard puppy cost?
On average, a Berger Picard puppy will cost somewhere between $2,000 and $3,000.
What kind of dog is Winn Dixie?
The breed was chosen for the unusual, even awkward, appearance. The dog who played Winn-Dixie in the film was not one dog at all. Animal trainer Mark Forbes used five dogs. The breed is the Berger Picard (pronounced “bare ZHAY pee CARR), also called the Picardy shepherd, from France.
Do Berger Picard Dogs shed?
With its weatherproof coat, the Picard enjoys hiking even when the weather is bad. When it comes to grooming, these dogs are low maintenance. While they do not shed much, their coats need brushing at least once a month to prevent matting, with occasional baths.