Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
19 258 1,985 4.3 14 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 7 13
Bitches 2 3 6 11 15

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Willowcreek send a message to Willowcreeksend message 2 days ago
2 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 2 hours ago
3 Antipode send a message to Antipodesend message 11 hours ago
4 Purrs_Port send a message to Purrs_Portsend message 6 days ago
5 Kleenex Kennels 6 send a message to Kleenex Kennels 6send message 22 hours ago
6 Breezy Oak send a message to Breezy Oak send message 7 days ago
7 Fourlorn send a message to Fourlornsend message 8 days ago
8 Striker send a message to Strikersend message 2 days ago
9 Grasslans* send a message to Grasslans*send message 5 hours ago
10 Hime View Kennel send a message to Hime View Kennelsend message 2 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 5
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 5
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Double Merle 0.00
Bi-Black 13%
Bi-Blue 6%
Bi-Blue Headed White 0.70
Black Headed White 0.30
Blue Merle 9%
Blue Merle Headed White 1%
Sable 33%
Sable Headed White 0.75
Sable Merle 14%
Sable Merle Headed White 2%
Tricolor 20%
Tri-Color Headed White 0.43

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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Shetland Sheepdog dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.