are good-natured excellent watchdog, eager to please,
affectionate and remarkably loyal.
But they will always need to be at the top of your priority
RECOGNITION: ASCA, AKC, UKC, CKC
Herder,versatile farm dog, performance sports
HEIGHT: Male: 20-23;
Female: 18-21 inches
WEIGHT: Male: 50-65;
Female: 40-55 lbs
black, blue merle, red merle,
with or without white mark
14 to 16 years
Vigorous daily exercise
hard to keep challenge
The Australian Shepherd
they are typically referred as "Aussie
is not origintaed from Australia but is a native of the American West,
and refined in the U.S to work as a herding dog on ranches.
The true origin of the name is unknown, but some of the breed experts
assume thate people thought the dogs is came with the flocks of sheep,
this make these breed became very popular with western ranchers and
They have lot of talents which include, herding, watchdog, retrieving,
guarding, search and rescue, agility and police work.
The Australian Shepherd
a medium sized dogs with a striking and varied coat. The coat is
moderate length with an undercoat, straight to slightly wavy, and
weather resistant. Their expression is very intelligent, bright and
alert. Their eyes come in a variety of colors which
include amber, hazel, blue, and all shades of brown.
The coat colors comes with red, black, blue, red merle, merle, solid
red with or without white marks. There are variety of white and tan
markings appear on the face, chest, front, and legs.
Training the Australian
are easy. The socialization and very basic
obedience should be benefit from the earlier of time, as they are
naturally reserved with the strangers. Socialize well will can prevent
them from becoming suspicious of the strangers. Continuing
training after the puppy class to keep refresh their mind for teaching
them the basic household rules and g
The training should train with firmness, fairness, consistency, and
effective direction.ood social behaviour.
these coat is easy, they requires minimal grooming and needs little
attention. The coat requires brushing with a firm bristle brush at
least twice weekly. Extra more during the spring and fall when is the
seasonal shedding. Bathe only when is necessary.
Keep clean the coat behind the ears or in the pantaloons (the hair on
the back of the rear legs) as the tangles will always be there. These
coat requires no trimming.
are intelligent, highly energetic, delightful, and loyal.They are very
affectionate to their families members. They are also a
excellent watchdog with a strong guarding instincts, and want to be
near and protect their family at all times. They are very protective of
their family and home. They are good with children,but are very
cautious around strangers.
Human companionship is crucial to this breed, they will always want to
stick together with you always. Typically, these dog breeds is not
aggressive to other dogs.
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