Australian Cattle Dog


A Mini-Guide To Having Australian Shepherds As A Pet

Tip of the day: Leadership is the foundation of training – Dog training relies on the presence of one pack leader. A dog lover who assumes the role of pack leader will have successful training sessions. Small Dog Breeds. Australian Shepherds, commonly known as an “Aussie”, are enthusiastic and smart dogs. The Australian Shepherd is medium […]

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An Australian Cattle Dog Named Chico

by Donnaphoto The Australian Cattle Dog is an AKC registered dog breed. The following article reviews the breed. Many years ago I acquired a red speckled Australian Cattle dog and called him ‘Chico’ and got him registered with an Obedience Club and decided I would take him into competition trialling. I couldn’t get Chico at […]

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Best Dog Breed – What I Recommend To My Friends

To recommend a good dog breed to someone, you need to know two things: 1. You must have an in-depth and personal experience with many different breeds. And more specifically, you must have multiple experiences with each breed. When you’ve been training dogs professionally for about 10 years, you’ve seen pretty much everything cross your […]

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All About the Australian Cattle Dog Breed

The Australian Cattle Dog, also commonly referred to as the Queensland Heeler, the Blue Heeler, and the Hall’s Heeler, is an Australian working dog. It is a short and stocky dog that grows to be about 20 inches tall and will weigh about 45 pounds when fully grown. It has a double coat. Its undercoat […]

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Q/A: Golden Retriever Agility

Got a question? Post it in a comment. Question: How good are Golden Retrievers at agility? Answer: Pretty darn good. The following chart ranks different agility dog breeds according to AKC statistics (wins, etc). Border Collie Australian Shepherd Shetland Sheepdog Golden Retriever Labrador Retriever Belgian Tervuren Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever Jack Russell Terrier Belgian […]

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