Australian Kelpie Breed Information

Australian Kelpie
Showdog.com Breed Since Thursday, July 15, 2004
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
10 284 110 7.0 13 4

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 PixelPups send a message to PixelPupssend message Not Listed
2 CronksClassyCanines send a message to CronksClassyCaninessend message 13 days ago
3 Whistlestop Kennels send a message to Whistlestop Kennelssend message 5 hours ago
4 Black Hill Bullies send a message to Black Hill Bulliessend message 22 minutes ago
5 Hardi Kennels send a message to Hardi Kennelssend message 2 days ago
6 Bago Kennels send a message to Bago Kennelssend message 6 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?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.