Australian Kelpie Breed Information

Australian Kelpie
Showdog.com Breed Since Thursday, July 15, 2004
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
12 335 358 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 WillowRun Ranch send a message to WillowRun Ranchsend message 15 hours ago
2 Whistlestop Kennels send a message to Whistlestop Kennelssend message 20 hours ago
3 Perisher send a message to Perishersend message 20 hours ago
4 BorderCollie Ranch B send a message to BorderCollie Ranch Bsend message Not Listed
5 Bago Kennels send a message to Bago Kennelssend message 21 hours ago
6 PixelPups send a message to PixelPupssend message Not Listed
7 Kiandra Kennels send a message to Kiandra Kennelssend message Not Listed
8 MiddieRose send a message to MiddieRosesend message 7 hours ago
9 Blitzenhaus Kennels send a message to Blitzenhaus Kennelssend message 1 day ago
10 Southern Royalty send a message to Southern Royaltysend message Not Listed

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.