Tag Archive: sheepdog

Dutch Shepherd Dog

Dutch Shepherd Dog Also known as: Berger Hollandais, Hollander herders or Dutchie Kortharige (shorthaired), Langharige (longhaired), or Ruwharige (rough coated) Place of Origin: Netherlands Height at shoulder: 21–27 inches (53–69 cm). Weight: 65–67… Continue reading

Portuguese Sheepdog

Portuguese Sheepdog Also known as: Serra, Cão da Serra de Aires, Serra de Aires Sheepdog, Monkey Dog Origin: Portugal Height at shoulder: 16–22 inches (41–56 cm) Weight: 26–40 pounds (12–18 kg) Coat: Shaggy,… Continue reading

Hangin’ Tree Cowdogs

  Hangin’ Tree Cowdogs    Height at shoulder: 17–22 inches (43–56 cm) Weight: 25–50 pounds (11–23 cm) Coat Type: Short and slick Color: Solid black to red and white to red or blue merle and… Continue reading

White Shepherd

White Shepherd Also known as: White Shepherd, White German Shepherd, Berger Blanc Suisse (White Swiss Shepherd) Origin: Germany / United States / Switzerland Height at shoulder: 21.5–26 inches (55–66 cm) Weight: 55–88 pounds (25–40 kg) Coat: Short or… Continue reading

The Blue Lacy

Blue Lacy Also known as: Texas Blue Lacy, Lacy, Origin: United States – Texas Height at shoulder: 18–25 inches (46–64 cm) Weight: 25–50 pounds (11–23 kg)  Coat: Short, tight and smooth Color: Slate blue,… Continue reading

The Blue Heeler

Blue Heeler Also known as: Queensland Blue Heeler, Australian Cattle Dog, Dingo, Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog, McNiven Heeler, Blue Heeler Origin: Australia / USA Height at shoulder: 17–20 inches (44–30 cm) Weight: 21–55 pounds (9.5–25… Continue reading

The McNab

McNab Also known as: McNab Sheepdog, McNab Shepherd Origin: United States – California Height at shoulder: 15–25 inches (38–63.5 cm) Weight: 40–70 pounds (18–32 kg) Coat:  Short and tight fitting Color: Black and… Continue reading

Airedale Terrier

Airedale Terrier Origin: England Height at shoulder: 23–24 inches (58–61 cm) Weight: 45–70 pounds (20–33 kg) Coat: Hard, wiry and stiff Color: Black and tan Ears: Small, folded over, high set button type… Continue reading

Berger des Savoie

Berger des Savoie Also known as: Savoy Shepherd, Savoy Sheepdog, Berger des Savoie, Berger Savoyard, Le Berger de Savoie, Berger des Alpes Origin: France Height at shoulder: 18–20 inches (45–50 cm) Weight: 33–55… Continue reading

Chodsky Pes

Chodsky Pes Also known as: Bohemian Shepherd, Chodenhund, Czech Sheepdog, Bohemian Herder Origin: Czech Republic Height at shoulder: 18.5–22 inches (47–57 cm) Weight: 40–57 pounds (18–26 kg) Coat: Moderately long, straight to slightly… Continue reading

Terceira Cattle Dog

Terceira Cattle Dog Also known as: Barbado da Terceira Origin: Terceira Island, Portugal Height at shoulder: 19 to 23 inches (48 – 58 cm) Weight: 46 to 66 pounds (21 – 30 kg) Coat:… Continue reading

Tibetan Terrier

Tibetan Terrier Also known as: Dhoki Apso also spelled Dhokhi Apso or Tsang Apso Origin: Tibet Height at shoulder: 14 to 16 inches (35.5 – 41 cm) Weight: 18 to 30 pounds (8… Continue reading

Austrian Shorthaired Pinscher

Austrian Shorthaired Pinscher Also known as: Austrian Pinscher, Österreichischer Pinscher, Österreichischer Kurzhaarpinscher, Origin: Austria Height at shoulder: 14–20 inches (36–51 cm) Weight: 20–40 pounds (12–18 kg) Coat: Close lying, thick Color: Red, black,… Continue reading

Irish Herding Terriers

Kerry Blue Terrier Also known as: Irish Blue Terrier Origin: Ireland Height at shoulder: 17.5–19.5 inches (44–50 cm) Weight: 33–40 pounds (15–18 kg) Coat: Soft (open), wavy Color: Dark slate to light silver… Continue reading