Shetland Sheepdog

Shetland Sheepdog Breed description: Character & Co

Shetland Sheepdog Breed description: Character & Co
Sheltie puppy dark brownShetland Sheepdog puppy
Alternate Name Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog (Sheltie)
Origin Scotland
Life expectancy 12 - 13 years
Care requirements high-maintenance
Activity level high
FCI group Sheepdogs
AKC group Herding Group
KC group Pastoral Group


  • affectionate
  • responsive
  • intelligent
  • alive


  • Herding Dog
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