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Bearded Collie

Size: Medium

Weight: 40 - 60 lbs.

Height: 20" - 22"

Life Span: 12 - 15 years

Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Origin: Scotland

Also Known As: Beardie

Group: Herding

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

The Bearded Collie requires daily brisk exercise. This dog is not recommended for apartment life.

Grooming Needs

Regular brushing and combing every few days is necessary for your Bearded Collie. Bathe regularly.

Temperament

The Bearded Collie is playful, smart and obedient.

Compatibility with Kids

Good family dogs that are very attached to their families -- including children.

History

A descendant of the Polish Sheepdog, this herding dog was introduced to Scotland in 1541 by a sea captain in trade for some livestock.

Dog Food for Your Bearded Collie

Puppy select formula dog food

Puppy Select Formula

Features our exclusive balance of nutrients for growing puppies.

Bag of Adult Select Formula

Adult Select Formula

Formulated for dogs of all ages, an excellent choice for multi-dog families.

Senior select formula food for older dogs

Senior Select Formula

Formulated for dogs 7 years and older.

Food for dogs with sensitive stomachs

Sensitive Solutions

Features the SmartDefense™ System, with vitamins C & E.

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