|Lifespan: 12-15 years
||Litter Size: 4-6 pups
||Weight: 16-20 lbs
||Hair Length: Long
The Shetland Sheepdog is a Small dog breed, with a starting weight of 16 lbs that can reach 20 lbs. It is officially part of the Herding group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NZKC. Some critical information for potential owners. The Shetland Sheepdog breed has a typical lifespan of 12 to 15 years, Long hair, and have Heavy shedding. Breeders interested in the Shetland Sheepdog should know that the average litter size is between 4 to 6 puppies.
Shetland Sheepdog Breed Characteristics
||Easy to Train
Shetland Sheepdog Temperament
intelligent and willing to please. Gentle and playful, the Shetland Sheepdog does well with children
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Shetland Sheepdog Coat
Shetland Sheepdog Dog Colors
Brown (ranging from golden or reddish-brown to deep mahogany), blue merle, or black, all with varying amounts of white and tan.
CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NZKC
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