Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
13 306 1,056 4.3 14 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 Willowcreek send a message to Willowcreeksend message 8 hours ago
2 Boodie Kennels send a message to Boodie Kennelssend message 5 hours ago
3 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 2 days ago
4 shelkeys send a message to shelkeyssend message 4 hours ago
5 Antipode send a message to Antipodesend message 1 day ago
6 AgilWn send a message to AgilWnsend message 17 hours ago
7 Sunset Herders send a message to Sunset Herderssend message 10 hours ago
8 That ll Do send a message to That ll Dosend message 3 days ago
9 JLVH Kennels send a message to JLVH Kennelssend message 3 hours ago
10 Myrick Kennel send a message to Myrick Kennelsend message 4 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 5
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 5
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Double Merle 0.00
Bi-Black 13%
Bi-Blue 6%
Bi-Blue Headed White 0.70
Black Headed White 0.30
Blue Merle 9%
Blue Merle Headed White 1%
Sable 33%
Sable Headed White 0.75
Sable Merle 14%
Sable Merle Headed White 2%
Tricolor 20%
Tri-Color Headed White 0.43

ALL COLOR PICS
Game Breed Links
Real Life Breed Links


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Shetland Sheepdog 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.