Australian Cattle Dog Breed Information

Australian Cattle Dog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
13 143 286 4.2 13 7

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 6

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Lanakila ACDs send a message to Lanakila ACDssend message 1 month ago
2 HeatherRose send a message to HeatherRosesend message 32 minutes ago
3 HSKennel send a message to HSKennelsend message 1 hour ago
4 Dragons Ground send a message to Dragons Groundsend message 1 month ago
5 Circle H Kennel send a message to Circle H Kennelsend message 1 month ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 5
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 5
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Australian Cattle Dog dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.