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  • Author:
    Margaret Osborne
  • ISBN:
    0091177901
  • ISBN13:
    978-0091177904
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  • Publisher:
    Arco Publishing Company, New York; 5th Print edition (1973)
  • Pages:
    256 pages
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The Shetland Sheepdog book. The Shetland sheepdog (Popular dogs' breed series). 0668042060 (ISBN13: 9780668042062).

The Shetland Sheepdog book.

Right breed for you? Old English Sheepdog information including . Video Old English Sheepdog - AKC Dog Breed Series. The profuse coat of the Old English is never excessive, and contrary to popular belief, it is no harder to care for such a coat than it is to care for any other long coat.

Right breed for you? Old English Sheepdog information including personality, history, grooming, pictures, videos, and the AKC breed standard. Old English Sheepdog - AKC Dog Breed Series. The Old English Sheepdog is featured in Disney’s The Little Mermaid, as Prince Eric's faithful companion.

Most Popular Dog Breeds. Shetland Sheepdogs were originally bred on the rocky Shetland Islands, the United Kingdom’s northernmost point. They were employed by farmers to herd sheep, ponies, and poultry. Toonie dog was an old slang name for Shelties, toon being a Shetland word for farm. The American Shetland Sheepdog Association, parent club of the breed, was organized at the Westminster Kennel Club in 1929, and held its first specialty show in 1933. The Sheltie was officially recognized by the English Kennel Club in 1909 but did not receive separate classification from the Collie until 1914.

Shetland Sheepdog Dog Breed Information and Personality Traits . The Shetland sheepdog was bred to herd sheep and was considered a kind, smart, hardworking animal. The Shelties we know today are somewhat larger than their original ancestors, but they retain a reputation for intelligence, willingness to work, and good humor.

The Complete Shetland Sheepdog The Shetland Sheepdog takes its name from . For the specialist, there is a section on breeding and whelping a litter.

The Complete Shetland Sheepdog The Shetland Sheepdog takes its name from its native home ? the Shetland Isles, off the north-east coast of Scotland. Dogs resembling miniature collies were used to drive sheep back into the hills when they broke through the stone walls which protected the ?toons? or crofts of the islanders. Working over rough terrain and exposed to the full force of the Atlantic gales, the Sheltie or ?toonie dog? developed into a tough, agile dog with a long, weather-resistant coat. Today, the Sheltie is highly-prized as a glamorous show dog and a loving companion.

The Shetland Sheepdog, also known as the Sheltie, is a breed of herding do. The dogs were used to herd and guard the sheep flocks of the Shetlands. The Sheltie is one of today's most popular companion dogs.

The Shetland Sheepdog, also known as the Sheltie, is a breed of herding dog. Origin: United Kingdom. Life span: 12-14 years. This willing worker was very gentle when herding the miniature stock. The Shetland Sheepdog was first recognized in England in 1909 and by the AKC in 1911. Extremely smart, it excels at obedience competition. Some of the Sheltie's talents include: tracking, herding, watchdog, guarding, agility, competitive obedience and performing tricks.

Between 1915 and 1940, American Kennel Club statistics were collected on a five-year basis instead of every year. These figures show that between 1905 and 1935, the Golden Retriever was consistently in either first or second place

The Shetland Sheepdog, affectionately called the "Sheltie .

The Shetland Sheepdog, affectionately called the "Sheltie," is one of the most trainable and loving breeds there is. They are incredibly intelligent and in tune to their owners thoughts and moods. They can be almost psychic when it comes to knowing what you are feeling. The Shetland Sheepdog is the most intelligent and easiest to train of all dog breeds! He learns new commands quicker than any other breed, which makes him very easy to train. Shetland Sheepdog Shedding. Tells you how large or small the breed is.

Is the Shetland Sheepdog the right dog breed for you? Information on the Shetland Sheepdog including breed . For this reason, Shetland Sheepdogs are very trainable and are popular competition dogs in the United Kingdom, the United States and Australia.

For this reason, Shetland Sheepdogs are very trainable and are popular competition dogs in the United Kingdom, the United States and Australia. Shetland Sheepdogs are both extremely intelligent and highly energetic working dogs. They require the dedication of a family that will provide continued mental and physical stimulation throughout the dog’s life.