Border Collie dog breed

Border Collie breed information

Border Collie are shepherd dogs. They have a strong herding instinct, which makes it perfect for herding sheep.

The border collie is often portrayed as some of the most intelligent breeds. Mental stimulation is important.

Border Collies sheds, but less than many other breeds. Although frequent care of the coat is not strictly necessary, it contributes to the dog's overall well-being and prosperity.

Border Collie responds well at obedience training, and are often pretty easy to exercise with. Certainly, there is considerable variation between individual dogs, and more so than than the variation between one dog breed to the other. Border Collies can be watchful and often excellent in dog training. Energy and energy is synonymous with this breed , and they will always be with you for a walk in fresh air. The dog breed have a great need for exercise, it will be best if the person responsible for the dog are active as well.

Some dogs can be a bit reserved and skeptical strangers, but there exists considerable variation within the breed. Aggression between dogs vary more between individuals than between various dog breeds, but the tendency for dog aggression is perhaps somewhat higher in border collie. The dog breed is considered as one of the more kid-friendly dog breeds, but do not forget: Small children and dogs should never be left alone together! There is no such thing as a children-friendly dog, adult supervision is always recommended. Although wolves, dogs' close relative, in contrast to this breed , there are still similarities. Puppies tend to bite and nip, and this can increase lung adulthood if one ignores the problem.

Some have argued that this breed bark more than other breeds, but this will probably also much depends on the dog. This is a robust dog that can tolerate cold and low temperatures nice and thrive winter and summer. If you are looking for breeds that enjoys fun activities and games, you can add this one to your list. They do have a tendency to stay close to their owners, and a border collie should display little or no lust to run away. It has been mentioned that being home alone can be difficult with this breed, but can also be more individually contingent than breed dependent.

The dog breed's appearance: A border collie is a medium-sized dog breed, longhaired, with an average physique, half standing ears, short hanging tail, and a dog that everyone should experience at least once.

Disorders: The health problems for border collies depends on the dog's lines and breeding and varies between individuals. Well-known health problems include hip dysplasia, PRA, epilepsy, deafness, hypothyroidism, otherwise common disorders and other general common diseases in dogs.

Good to know about the dog breed: The border collie comes from United Kingdom. Life expectancy will vary, but anything from 12 to 15 years is within the norm. The number of puppies in the litter varies from 4 to 8 puppies. The dog breed is popular and easy to find in classified ads and even in animal shops. Border Collies were initially bred for herding sheep.

Approved kennel clubs: American Kennel Club places the dog breed in the group «herding dogs». United Kennel Club files the dog breed in the category «herding dog». Border Collie has been included in Fédération Cynologique Internationale in their dog breed database as #297 in section «sheepdogs» (1.1) in the group «cattle- and sheep dogs» (registered ). Also recognized by the Canadian Kennel as «herding dogs».

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