Thank you for visiting Premiere Roux (pronounced rooZH)! A Dogue de Bordeaux breeder striving for excellence in health, temperament and conformation. We have some of the top American and European bloodlines incorporated in our breeding program. Our Dogues de Bordeaux descend from legendary champions. As you would expect of any reputable Dogue de Bordeaux breeder, we believe in proving the quality of each individual dog through health testing and participation in AKC conformation competitions.


calendar-webUpdate February 2, 2018

An exciting breeding will be taking place this month with an outstanding AKC Champion stud! We are eager to incorporate this new line into the Premiere Roux breeding program and anxious to see the wonderful things to come from this pairing.

If you are interested in a Premiere Roux Dogue de Bordeaux puppy, please see our  Available Puppies  and  Pricing & Buying Info  pages for more information.


At this time, we have one sweet adult female who is retiring and ready for her happily ever after home. Please contact us if you would be interested in adopting a retired adult. A fenced in yard is required. We are looking for a home that is within driving distance (4 hours or less).

In the meantime, please enjoy a few photos of the babies from our last litter born October 16, 2017 out of Lonelycreeks Half A Century Of Love “Nina” and CH Blue Diamonds Rock of Gibraltar “Dozer”, pictured here at 6 weeks of age. Dogue de Bordeaux breeder


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Contact us today! Call Diana at (417) 372-0345, or email us at If you are seriously interested in becoming the proud owner of a Premiere Roux Dogue de Bordeaux puppy, start the process by filling out our Puppy Application.




Hello and welcome! My name is Diana Cobb. I own and operate Premiere Roux. Some folks wonder how we came up with our kennel name. Let me tell you, I struggled for a long time with this because I am a very picky person. Naming my puppies is a challenge so choosing a name that would forever represent my Dogues de Bordeaux to the world seemed impossible. In the end, I decided on French simplicity. Premiere Roux translated from French literally means ‘First Red’. I felt this very much harmonized with my goal of owning and producing top quality Dogues de Bordeaux.

 A little about us, my husband Shane owns a successful construction company. On his days off he’s always working a new dog project I’ve come up with. We live 20 minutes from the Missouri/Arkansas border in the beautiful Ozark Mountains. The rural area offers an abundance of outdoor activities. Lakes, rivers for floating, hiking trails, and scenic views make this a great place to live. One of our favorite things to do is pack up the RV and explore a new destination. Since Shane and I do not have children, our Dogues de Bordeaux are always included in our adventures.

Premiere Roux is a very small Dogue de Bordeaux hobby breeder and exhibitor. We have invested a tremendous amount of time and resources to building our custom home and kennel facilities all under one roof. Yet, none of our Dogues de Bordeaux live in a full-time kennel setting. Every one of our Dogues de Bordeaux receive house time, couch time, play time, and cuddle time. Our dogs are members of the family first and show dogs second. Occasionally we have puppies for sale and from time to time have adults available. I raise my Dogue de Bordeaux puppies inside my home with love and attention. Puppy buyers and visitors are welcome to visit our home and our Dogues de Bordeaux in person.





It is my aim to improve upon each generation. I plan each breeding long in advance. Looking beyond just the book cover, I choose mates based on their compatible health, temperament, pedigree, and structural strengths and weaknesses. Therefore, I am just as selective when it comes to finding forever homes for our wrinkled bundles of joy.

Additionally, Premiere Roux offers lifetime support for anyone who purchases a puppy from us. You truly become our extended family. Our puppy buyers can certainly attest to that.

I find it absolutely necessary for anyone wanting a Dogue de Bordeaux to do their “homework” before acquiring one from a Dogue de Bordeaux breeder, or rescue organization. It is for this reason we have created a website that is designed to help educate individuals about the breed, not simply to sell puppies.

As a responsible Dogue de Bordeaux breeder, Premiere Roux will welcome back any of its babies at any time should their owners be unable to keep them for any reason.

Explore our website. Peruse the gallery. Learn about the Dogue de Bordeaux on any one of our informational pages. Please check back often for news and litter announcements.