The Belgian Tervuren boasts a natural beauty with hair that is moderately long and a base color ranging from warm fawn to mahogany, overlaid with a veil of black. Adult males are distinctly masculine and females are likewise feminine. Their appearance projects alertness and elegance. The breed is known for its loyalty and versatility. Those who own them are completely charmed by their intelligence, trainability, and perhaps most of all, their sense of humor. They excel in many kinds of activities. Today the breed is still relatively uncommon in the United States, but is well-established.