Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
17 311 2,537 4.3 14 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 7 8
Bitches 2 3 5 8 13

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Willowcreek send a message to Willowcreeksend message 17 hours ago
2 Antipode send a message to Antipodesend message 9 hours ago
3 Guenon Kennels send a message to Guenon Kennelssend message 41 minutes ago
4 Striker send a message to Strikersend message 16 hours ago
5 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 9 hours ago
6 Kleenex Kennels 3 send a message to Kleenex Kennels 3send message 12 hours ago
7 Stormcrest send a message to Stormcrestsend message 15 hours ago
8 Icekist send a message to Icekistsend message 15 hours ago
9 shelkeys send a message to shelkeyssend message 4 hours ago
10 Silverwind Kennels send a message to Silverwind Kennelssend message 15 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

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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.