|Lifespan: 10-12 years
||Litter Size: 4-8 pups
||Weight: 60-65 lbs
||Hair Length: Long
The Old English Sheepdog is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 60 lbs that can reach 65 lbs. It is officially part of the Herding group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Old English Sheepdog breed has a typical lifespan of 10 to 12 years, Long hair, and have Heavy shedding. Breeders interested in the Old English Sheepdog should know that the average litter size is between 4 to 8 puppies.
Old English Sheepdog Breed Characteristics
||Easy to Train
Old English Sheepdog Temperament
originally used as herding dogs but nowadays make sweet-tempered family pets. They are sometimes couch potatoes but love nothing more than to play with children. Described as lovable teddy bears, Old English Sheepdogs make excellent family pets and may even try to herd children by gently bumping them. Old English Sheepdogs are protective, alert, faithful and gentle.
hip dysplasia and cataracts
Old English Sheepdog Coat
Old English Sheepdog Dog Colors
Gray, grizzle (a mixture of black and white hairs), blue or blue merle with or without white markings or in reverse; eyes, brown or blue
CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR
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