The Australian Shepherd, commonly known as the Aussie, is a medium-sized, robust, and well-balanced dog. The Australian Shepherd’s muzzle is equal or slightly shorter than the back skull and the teeth should form scissors or level bite. The ears are set high at the side of the head and are triangular in shape with a slightly rounded tip. Discover more about our Australian Shepherd puppies for sale below!
The eyes are oval in shape and medium in size and come in a variety of colors including brown, blue, amber, or any combination including flecks and marbling. The Australian Shepherd’s coat is a medium texture, straight to slightly wavy, and has a moderate length with an undercoat that varies with climate. The coat colors include black, blue and red merle, red with or without white markings, or tan.
|Breed Group||Average Weight||Personality|
|Country of Origin||Coat|
|Herding||40-65 lbs.||Intelligent, playful, loyal||United States||Double Coat|
- Australian Shepherds are easy-going and still act puppy-like in their adult years.
- The Australian Shepherd is courageous and makes a good watchdog.
- The Australian Shepherd is excellent with children because they love to play.
- They are devoted and make loyal friends and guardians because they are naturally protective.
- Affectionate, very lively, agile, and attentive, the Australian Shepherd is eager to please.
- Australian Shepherds are highly intelligent and easy to train.
- Australian Shepherds are not the type to lie around the living room all day, live happily in the backyard, or go on just a fifteen-minute walk. They need a lot of exercise and something to occupy their mind daily. Otherwise they will become bored, which leads to behavior problems.
Clubs, Registries & Associations
(Based on breed recognition. See store for details on a particular puppy.)
- American Canine Association Inc.
- American Canine Registry
- American Kennel Club
- American Pet Registry, Inc.
- Continental Kennel Club
- National Kennel Club
- United Kennel Club
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