Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 1, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
21 371 1,684 4.3 14 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 5 6 9

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Darkwinter send a message to Darkwintersend message 19 minutes ago
2 Somersett send a message to Somersettsend message 4 minutes ago
3 DMTwo send a message to DMTwosend message 1 day ago
4 La Machine send a message to La Machinesend message 17 hours ago
5 shelkeys send a message to shelkeyssend message 7 hours ago
6 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 1 hour ago
7 Sweetbrier send a message to Sweetbriersend message 3 hours ago
8 Flaunt Kennels send a message to Flaunt Kennelssend message 9 hours ago
9 Antic Kennels send a message to Antic Kennelssend message 1 hour ago
10 bryerwood kennel send a message to bryerwood kennelsend message 58 minutes 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.