The Bouvier has a
high prey drive and well developed character. His strength, mass,
gruff appearance, intelligence, fidelity to his master and
attachment to all that belongs to the family, with whom he lives.
The Bouvier is an extra ordinary guardian and protector of children
and family, he is at the same time, their friend and playmate.
Therefore, he must be taught at an early age what is expected of him
and who is the leader of the "pack".