Old English Sheepdog

Old English Sheepdog by Edwin Megargee

Old English Sheepdog by Edwin Megargee

 Old English Sheepdog

Also known as: Bobtail, Sussex Sheepdogs, Shags or Shaggys

Origin:Great Britain

Height at shoulder: 20–23 (50.80–58.42 cm)

Weight: 60–100 pounds (27–45 kg)

Coat: Profuse, long, shaggy; covers face

Color: Shades of gray, blue, or blue merle, with or without white markings

Ears: Medium size; hanging on the side of the head

Tail: Natural bob or docked

To learn about herding breeds from around the world, their temperaments, working styles and how to train them please refer to the book Stockdog Savvy (Alpine Publications) by Jeanne Joy Hartnagle-Taylor and Ty Taylor:

http://www.lasrocosa.com/education.html

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