Border Collie
Scotch Sheepdog

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Border Collie, Scotch Sheep Dog

Great Britian, 1700's

Sheep Herding
Sheep Trials

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as12-14 years of age

Weight & Height
30 to 50 pounds & 18 to 21 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Predisposition to cancer, Deafness, Eczema, Arthritis, Osteochondritis Dessicans, PRA

Physical Description
Medium size, muscular dog has a broad skull and strong, tapered muzzle. The ears are erect or semi erect and the eyes are brown or blue. The tail is naturally long and set low.

The Border Collie does ok with chilren although they may try to heard them due to their instinct. They are easy to train


Living Conditions
The Border Collie is not Suitable for Apartment living. This breed does ok in cooler climates and is content to sleep outdoors

Requires daily brushing

High Exercise Needs.

Coat Texture
Rough or smooth coat.

Coat Colors

Black & White

Blue & White

Sable & White

Lilac & White

Chocolate & White

Red & White

Black White

Blue White

Sable White

Lilac White

Choc White

Red White

Black Tricolor

Blue & Tricolor

Chocolate Tricolor

Red Merle

Blue Merle

Seal Merle

Black Tri

Blue Tri

Choc Tri

Red Merle

Blue Merle

Seal Merle


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6-8 pups are usually born per litter. Begin training early

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Amerian Border Collie Association


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Border Collie Breeders

Please make sure you do your research on every breeder before purchasing puppies. Pets Place does not take any responsibility for any breeders listed that may not be reputable or up to your standards. This is your responsibilty as the buyer to do your research to make sure all appropriate health tests are done by the person you are purchasing your dog from.

Axernamoon Border Collies
Location: Hertdfordshire, UK
Phone: 01707-338657

SnoFire Kennels
Location: Draper Utah

Jordyalan Border Collies
Location: East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Location: Victoria Australia


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