Australian Kelpie Breed Information

Australian Kelpie
Showdog.com Breed Since Thursday, July 15, 2004
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
17 273 138 7.0 13 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 5 6 7

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 PixelPups send a message to PixelPupssend message Not Listed
2 Perisher send a message to Perishersend message 14 hours ago
3 Bago Kennels send a message to Bago Kennelssend message 15 hours ago
4 Whistlestop Kennels send a message to Whistlestop Kennelssend message 14 hours ago
5 Boldre Kennels send a message to Boldre Kennelssend message 15 hours ago
6 Shadow Oak send a message to Shadow Oaksend message 10 days ago
7 Ewe Come Bye Kennel send a message to Ewe Come Bye Kennelsend message 11 days ago
8 Kiandra Kennels send a message to Kiandra Kennelssend message 14 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 15
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 20
Top Neck and Back 10
Coat 5
Size 5
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Black 10%
Black w/Tan Points 25%
Blue 10%
Blue w/Tan Points 5%
Brown 10%
Brown w/Tan Points 20%
Cream 15%
Fawn 3%
Fawn w/Tan Points 3%

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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Australian Kelpie 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 sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.