Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
12 147 375 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 12 hours ago
2 Sinclair Estate Kennels send a message to Sinclair Estate Kennelssend message 9 days ago
3 residential5 send a message to residential5send message 1 hour ago
4 .Troubadour. send a message to .Troubadour.send message 13 hours ago
5 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 2 hours ago
6 SPECTRUM. send a message to SPECTRUM.send message 2 days ago
7 Boooooooooh send a message to Booooooooohsend message 18 days ago
8 Sunset Herders send a message to Sunset Herderssend message 1 month 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
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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.
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