Also known as: Farm Shepherd, Old-Fashioned Farm Collie, and Old Shep
Origin: Eastern and Midwestern United States
Height at shoulder: 18–24 inches (46–61 cm)
Weight: 40–90 lbs
Coat: Medium length, straight to wavy, slightly coarse texture
Color: Black or sable with or without white
Ears: Folded over or semi-erect
Tail: Long, thickly furred
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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:
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