Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 1, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
15 354 1,957 4.3 14 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 8
Bitches 2 3 4 5 10

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Boodie Kennels send a message to Boodie Kennelssend message 9 hours ago
2 La Machine send a message to La Machinesend message 15 hours ago
3 Somersett send a message to Somersettsend message 8 hours ago
4 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 9 hours ago
5 Willowcreek send a message to Willowcreeksend message 1 month ago
6 shelkeys send a message to shelkeyssend message 5 hours ago
7 Halcyon Dreams send a message to Halcyon Dreamssend message 1 day ago
8 White Dove Kennels send a message to White Dove Kennelssend message 45 minutes ago
9 Myrick Kennel send a message to Myrick Kennelsend message 23 hours ago
10 Darkwinter send a message to Darkwintersend message 6 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.