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Bearded Collie

"Rufus"

Bearded Collie profile

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Lifespan: 13-15 Years

Avg height: 51-56cm

Avg weight: 20-25kg

Coat type: Long, harsh, outer coat and soft undercoat.

Coat colours: Sandy, red-brown, blue, black, grey.

Originally bred for: Scottish herding breed.

Breed traits: Lively, gentle, alert, active, hardy.

 

A little about the Bearded Collie

 

The Bearded Collie was originally used as a Scottish herding breed, however, it is now a desirable family pet, because of its gentle, stable, and energetic nature.  

 

 

BEARDED COLLIE HEALTH INFORMATION

Bearded Collies may be predisposed to the following health conditions: Canine Hip Dysplasia, Epilepsy, Colonic Disease, Pemphigus, Hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's), Progressive Retinal Atrophy, Persistent Pupillary Membrane, Cataracts, and Von Willebrands Disease.