Australian Kelpie Breed Information

Australian Kelpie
Showdog.com Breed Since Thursday, July 15, 2004
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
15 338 250 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 Bago Kennels send a message to Bago Kennelssend message 7 hours ago
2 PixelPups send a message to PixelPupssend message Not Listed
3 Perisher send a message to Perishersend message 6 hours ago
4 chocolateteapot send a message to chocolateteapotsend message 8 hours ago
5 Kiandra Kennels send a message to Kiandra Kennelssend message 6 hours ago
6 residential5 send a message to residential5send message 3 hours ago
7 Boldre Kennels send a message to Boldre Kennelssend message 6 hours ago
8 Shining Sun Kennels send a message to Shining Sun Kennelssend message 53 minutes ago
9 Double S Kennel send a message to Double S  Kennel send message 1 hour 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?
Judges are generally certified to judge one or several breeds, usually in the same group, but a few "all-breed" judges have the training and experience to judge large numbers of breeds.