At A Glance

Size: Medium

Weight: 30 - 45 lbs.

Height: 17" - 24"

Life Span: 12 - 14 years

Border Collie

Also know as: No Nicknames.

Group: Herding

Origin: Great Britain

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Herding, Police Dog, Service Dog

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

Temperament / Behavior
The Border Collie is energetic, intelligent, outgoing and friendly.

Breed-Related Health Concerns

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

Grooming: Regular brushing is necessary for your Border Collie.


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