Shetland Sheepdog Breed Information

Shetland Sheepdog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
18 250 2,671 4.3 14 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 9 13
Bitches 2 3 4 8 12

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Willowcreek send a message to Willowcreeksend message 11 hours ago
2 Guenon Kennels send a message to Guenon Kennelssend message 1 hour ago
3 Antipode send a message to Antipodesend message 2 hours ago
4 StarGazer Shelties send a message to StarGazer Sheltiessend message 1 hour ago
5 Stormcrest send a message to Stormcrestsend message 18 hours ago
6 Icekist send a message to Icekistsend message 10 hours ago
7 Striker send a message to Strikersend message 10 hours ago
8 shelkeys send a message to shelkeyssend message 5 hours ago
9 Silverwind Kennels send a message to Silverwind Kennelssend message 22 hours ago
10 Silence Kennel send a message to Silence Kennelsend message 1 month 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.