Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
8 235 550 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 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 17 hours ago
2 Willowcreek send a message to Willowcreeksend message 3 hours ago
3 shelkeys send a message to shelkeyssend message 8 hours ago
4 MazeMeadow send a message to MazeMeadowsend message 19 hours ago
5 Drake Creek Meadows send a message to Drake Creek Meadowssend message Not Listed
6 Kilmerri Kennels send a message to Kilmerri Kennelssend message Not Listed

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.
Did you know?
The first obedience title is a CD, or "Companion Dog", which is earned through competition in the Novice obedience class.