Border Collie Breed Information

Border Collie
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
27 328 1,558 4.9 14 20

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 5 6 8

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Kleenex Kennels 5 send a message to Kleenex Kennels 5send message 14 hours ago
2 Clay Creek Falls send a message to Clay Creek Fallssend message 4 hours ago
3 Nachthunde send a message to Nachthundesend message 22 hours ago
4 Borealis Whippets send a message to Borealis Whippetssend message 28 minutes ago
5 Maplewood Lane send a message to Maplewood Lanesend message 2 hours ago
6 True Justice send a message to True Justicesend message 4 hours ago
7 King Blazzo Kennels send a message to King Blazzo Kennelssend message 58 minutes ago
8 Spirit Mountain send a message to Spirit Mountainsend message 52 minutes ago
9 Summit Peak send a message to Summit Peaksend message 2 hours ago
10 Semper Fidelis Kennels send a message to Semper Fidelis Kennelssend message 12 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
Australian Red (lilac pigment) 4%
Australian Red (blue pigment) 0.00
Australian Red (black pigment) 0.00
Australian Red (liver pigment) 1.00
Australian Red double merle 0.00
Black and White 42%
Black sable and white 3%
Black tricolour 19%
Blue and white 7%
Blue double merle 0.00
Blue merle 4%
Blue merle and tan 2%
Blue sable and white 0.50
Blue tricolour 3%
Chocolate double merle 7%
Chocolate and white 0.00
Chocolate merle 2%
Chocolate merle and tan 1%
Chocolate sable and white 0.50
Lilac double merle 3%
Chocolate tricolour 0.00
Lilac merle and tan 0.00
Lilac sable and white 0.00
Lilac tricolour 0.00
Lilac and White 0.00
Slate double merle 0.00
Lilac merle 0.00
Sable double merle 0.00
Slate merle 0.75
Slate merle and tan 0.25

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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Border Collie 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.