1 year ago 11 months ago Awww 15 Amazing Facts About Belgian Malinois You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 1 year ago11 months ago Facebook Twitter 4 In the early 1900s, Belgian Shepherds were already being used as police dogs in Europe, with a few even performing that duty in America. Credit Judy Powell 1 year ago 5 In World War I, they served as sentries, messengers, and even draft dogs. Credit Judy Powell 1 year ago 6 The AKC recognized all the coat varieties as one breed, the Belgian Sheepdog, in 1912. The AKC divided them into three separate breeds — the long-coated black Belgian Sheepdog, the long-coated sable Belgian Tervuren, and the short-coated sable Credit Judy Powell 1 year ago Post PaginationPage 2 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.