The Briard, also known as Berger de Brie or Berger Briard, is an ancient breed of large herding dog, originally from France. The Briard's modern-day roles include police, military and search-and-rescue work, as well as companion dog. The Briard can be tawny, black or gray however there are variations in each color. The Briard is a very loyal and protective breed, and is sometimes called "a heart of gold wrapped in fur". Check out our collection of Briard dog names for your male or female Berger de Brie puppies.