Types of sheepdogs include the Belgian, Icelandic, Shetland, Polish Lowland and Old English breeds. Sheepdogs are generally affectionate, intelligent, energetic and loyal to their owners and families. The most common med... More »

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The American Kennel Club, or AKC, lists 29 separate dogs breeds classified as sheepdogs. The most well-known breeds include border collies, Shetland sheepdogs, German shepherds, standard collies and Australian shepherds. More »

The Old English Sheepdog Club of America is an organization comprised of breeders who all breed Old English Sheepdogs. The organization does not endorse any breeders, but it does require that all breeders sign the OESCA'... More »

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Shetland sheepdogs are commonly called miniature collies. Also known as shelties, these purebred dogs are descendants of the border collies of Scotland. They were transported to the Shetland Islands and cross-bred there ... More »

Shetland sheepdogs, also called miniature Shelties, are a high-energy and intelligent breed so it is important to start training your Sheltie early, and give it plenty of exercise every day. They are sensitive dogs so ge... More »

Shetland sheepdogs do generally get along with other dogs, but they can be nervous around children. Early training and socialization around children can help minimize this tendency and make them more comfortable around k... More »

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Miniature collie puppies, more formally known as Shetland sheepdogs, were first bred as herding dogs. They are known for being fast, agile, loyal, smart, sensitive, shy and loving. Because they are so quick and agile, mi... More »