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Border Collie

Size: Medium

Weight: 30 - 45 lbs.

Height: 17" - 24"

Life Span: 12 - 14 years

Health Problems: CHD

Origin: Great Britain

Also Known As: No Nicknames

Group: Herding

Category: Companion Dog, Herding, Police Dog, Service Dog

Exercise Needs

The Border Collie needs plenty of physical and mental activity. This dog is not recommended for apartment life.

Grooming Needs

Regular brushing is necessary for your Border Collie.


The Border Collie is energetic, intelligent, outgoing and friendly.

Compatibility with Kids

Generally good with children.


Bred to win the sheepdog trials of 1873, the Border Collie's breed standards were set in 1903.

Dog Food for Your Border Collie

Puppy Select 6 lb. Front Counter

Puppy Select Formula

Features our exclusive balance of nutrients for growing puppies.

Adult Select 6 lb. Front Counter

Adult Select Formula

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

Senior Select 6 lb. Front Counter

Senior Select Formula

Formulated for dogs 7 years and older.

Bil-Jac Picky No More Medium & Large Breed Dog Food package front countertop

Picky No More™ Medium & Large Breed

Created to please even the pickiest of medium & large breed dogs.

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