At A Glance

Size: Medium

Weight: 40 - 60 lbs.

Height: 20" - 22"

Life Span: 12 - 15 years

Bearded Collie

Also know as: Beardie

Group: Herding

Origin: Scotland

Today's Role: Companion Dog

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

Temperament / Behavior
The Bearded Collie is playful, smart and obedient.

Breed-Related Health Concerns
Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

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

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


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