Born and bred to herd sheep along the Scottish borders, they’re often referred to as the world’s greatest herders.
Care and Health
Eye anomaly (CEA) and epilepsy are considered the primary genetic diseases of concern in the breed at this time along with Elbow dysplasia may also occur in the breed. Brushing, monthly bathing and daily teeth brushing recommended.
Border collies have a highly developed sense of smell and with their high drive make excellent and easily motivated tracking dogs for Tracking trials
herding, family pet
Intelligent, athletic, and trainable
Size medium, medium Fur,